State Govt and Labor commit to City of Canning’s Bentley Regeneration Project

State Govt and Labor commit to City of Canning’s Bentley Regeneration Project

CITY of Canning received commitments today from both Mike Nahan and Ben Wyatt that the Bentley Regeneration Project will be a priority in the first term of the new government.

At a Committee for Economic Development Australia luncheon at the Perth Convention Centre both the Treasurer and Shadow Treasurer addressed an audience of about 600 people presenting their strategies and reform ahead of the March State Election.

During question time, Canning deputy mayor Lindsay Holland asked the pair whether they would commit to the Bentley Regeneration Project, the different funding models and funding the project in the short term.

Mr Wyatt indicated that WA Labor was committed to the project and its funding.

Mr Wyatt said he was particularly invested as this was part of his electorate.

Dr Nahan also committed to the project.

Cr Holland said it was a welcome commitment.

“The City of Canning is pleased to be able to receive commitments on the future of the Bentley Regeneration Project,” he said

“This project presents great opportunities and outcomes for the community and we will be excited to see the vision come to realisation.”