DROUGHT AND FIRE ASSISTANCE

DROUGHT AND FIRE ASSISTANCE As our community continues to face challenges with both the drought and fires, I want to ensure everyone in is aware of the assistance that is available. You, or you may know of a neighbour or friend who could benefit from this information. Farmers and small businesses that have been hit by…

More bridges for Kyogle

The new Campbell Bridge and Hyde Bridge were opened today along the Lynches Creek Road and an announcement made for two more bridges by the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan. “The two new bridges on Lynches Creek Road are both concrete two- span bridges,” he said. “Their upgrade has been done at a cost…

Assistance for those hit by bushfire

Families and farmers affected by this week’s bushfire in the Kyogle and Tenterfield shires can now apply for Disaster Recovery Assistance, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said. “While the full extent of the damage caused by the fires is still being determined, it’s important that we start helping people now,” Mr Hogan said.…

More Aged Care beds and more jobs

Nearly 100 construction jobs and 15 skilled permanent local jobs are to be created in Kyogle thanks to more than $4.7 million in Federal Government grants, Federal Member for Page, Kevin Hogan said. “The Whiddon Group came to me concerned that their Aged Care Facility would not be able to accommodate the elderly in their…

Extreme Greens out of touch

The livelihoods of our local dairy and cattle farmers would be destroyed under a Greens idea that cattle don’t belong in Australia the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said. Statements by a local Greens candidate that “Cattle don’t belong on this land”, shows how out of touch he and his party are from our…

Kevin Hogan opens Sommerville Bridge

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan officially opened another new bridge in the Kyogle district, the new Sommerville Bridge on Ettrick Road. “This is great news for our community,” he said. “Kyogle and Districts have one of the highest number of wooden bridges in the state and many are in disrepair and dangerous. “Sommerville Bridge…