Fight congestion by making on-ramp to freeway a priority

MLA John McGrath.
MLA John McGrath.

‘With the imminent opening of the Fiona Stanley Hospital there will be even more traffic heading south on the Freeway. I am certain the new on-ramp will significantly reduce congestion on the Canning Bridge and this is becoming a major impediment to traffic flow on Canning Highway,’ he said.

*The second instalment of funding for the repair and restoration of the Swan River walls.

‘I managed to get a commitment to the first instalment of the state government’s share of these most necessary works last year and getting the balance in the forthcoming budget will match the City of South Perth contribution and allow the project to proceed.’

CITY of South Perth Mayor Sue Doherty:

CITY of South Perth Mayor Sue Doherty wants relief from local government reform implementation costs

‘The City of South Perth believes it is imperative the State Government, as the driver of local government reform, provide funding and support for the cost of the implementation of local government reform. Without State Government funding the burden of local government reform will be transferred to residents,’ she said.

* Construction of the Manning Road on-ramp

* Funding for river walls along the South Perth Foreshore

‘The funding for the river walls becomes more critical each year, and the City will continue to lobby and advocate for this funding.’