Currumbin MP pushes Labor Government to fix Rural Firies dilemma

7 Aug 2017 4:37 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, Major Events

New laws that commenced today restricting heavy vehicles to the left lanes of the M1 had rural fire brigade members concerned the changes would impede their ability to swiftly respond to emergencies.

 

Gold Coast Rural Fire Brigades were left in the dark after the Palaszczuk Government’s new M1 heavy vehicle laws failed to exempt the volunteer group’s fire trucks from the left lanes....

$275,000 for Currumbin community organisations

7 Aug 2017 4:34 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated eleven local community groups who will share in more than $275,000 thanks to the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF).

 

The one-off grants, provided with revenue from gaming taxes, allow not-for-profit organisations to seek funding to purchase new equipment, improve facilities and host community events.

 

Ms Stuckey said she...

Bad eggs not welcome in Coolangatta

6 Jul 2017 3:16 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

Coolangatta licensees have expressed concerns that troublemakers banned from bars and clubs in Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach will head south and cause trouble once mandatory ID scanning is introduced from July 1.

 

Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP said residents and businesses had worked hard over the years to rebuild Coolangatta’s reputation as a safe and friendly destination after a...

Currumbin neglected in sham Labor budget

16 Jun 2017 5:28 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

Despite Queensland’s debt surpassing $80 billion dollars for the first time in history, residents on the Gold Coast won’t benefit from the Labor Government’s cash splash.

 

Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey slammed the Palaszczuk Government’s 2017-18 budget, labelling it a sham that was a blatant pork-barreling exercise favouring the north of the state.

 

“Apart from some ongoing...

Currumbin residents at risk as 000 calls divert to NSW

2 May 2017 2:48 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

Queensland residents in need of urgent police assistance are being left in the dark as triple zero calls made from mobile phones are diverted to New South Wales and lost in a telecommunications black hole.

Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP raised the serious issue in parliament in March after the problem was reported by local residents who were left waiting for help that wasn’t on its way....

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