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...

Labor drops the ball on student support

30 May 2017 4:46 PMJann StuckeyNews

Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey is calling on the Palaszczuk Government to immediately appoint a School Based Police Officer (SBPO) to support students at two local high schools following a frightening spate of youth crime.

 

In Parliament this week Ms Stuckey highlighted the number of incidents involving youth, some barely in their teens, which occurred across the Gold Coast – including a bomb...

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....

M1 petition results in commitment to upgrades for Currumbin

4 Apr 2017 2:15 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

A commitment to fund the M1 works between Mudgeeraba and Varsity Lakes has finally been reached, and planning upgrades from Varsity Lakes to Tugun are now closer to reality after strong lobbying from Currumbin residents.

 

Today’s announcement comes less than five months after more than 10,000 frustrated motorists signed a petition started by Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey and local resident...

Labor’s inaction sees crime increase at tram stations

4 Apr 2017 2:11 PMJann StuckeyNews

Disturbing figures provided by the Queensland Police Service (QPS) have shown crime rates have soared at Gold Coast light rail (GLink) stations since the transport mode became operational in July 2014.

  

At some stations, crime rates for offences such as assault and theft have doubled and even quadrupled in 2015-16, compared to 2014-15 when the stations first opened, with Broadbeach South...

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