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February 2011

Coalition to repeal Part 3A of the Planning Act

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The Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, has raised his concerns in regard to the proposed Sandy Beach sub-division development between Hearnes Lake and Sandy Beach.   “The NSW Minister for Planning, Tony Kelly, gave approval to the sub-division on 20 December 2010 for a maximum of 200 lots,” Mr Fraser added.   “For too long planning decisions have been made behind closed doors and the earliest people know about a development is when the bulldozers arrive.   “The NSW Liberals and Nationals Coalition have committed to repealing Part 3A…

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iVote system will ensure all electors that their vote will be counted

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With the 2011 State election only eight weeks away, Andrew Fraser, the Member for Coffs Harbour would like to inform electors of the new voting system called ‘iVote’ which is available for the first time for the forthcoming State election being held on 26 March.   Mr Fraser said the iVote system will enable electors who are blind or have low vision to cast an independent vote.  Electors are also able to use iVote if they have other disabilities, are illiterate, who live more than 20 km from a polling…

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