No Boyd Street Interchange for 20 Years

15 Jul 2008 2:07 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

15 July 2008

A response to a petition tabled in the Queensland Parliament by Jann Stuckey MP, Member for Currumbin, for an interchange at Boyd Street, Tugun offers no changes for 20 years.

“The petition containing almost 500 signatures was tabled in Parliament on April 16, as a result of the Queensland Government’s decision to drop the construction of an interchange at Boyd Street, Tugun...

FIVE YEARS ON, GROUP BATTLES FOR A SAFER CURRUMBIN BAR

15 Jul 2008 2:03 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

15 July 2008

Fix Currumbin Creek Committee has celebrated its fifth anniversary but still has a major battle on its hands.

Committee chairperson Brad Smith said while the group had some wins and losses during the past five years, its biggest campaign is to prevent the Currumbin Bar from completely sanding over.

“The bar at present is the worse we have seen”, he said.

His comments were...

Police Keep Watch on Bridge Jumping

15 Jul 2008 12:57 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

15 July 2008

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has finally received a response from the Police Minister to a petition tabled in Parliament on April 15 in relation to the need for laws or provisions to combat the jumping from Gold Coast bridges into its waterways.

“The petition called on the Government to provide relevant means to enforce the safe use of waterways and to urgently...

Bullying Escalates While Government Passes Buck

8 Jul 2008 3:48 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

8 July 2008Jann Stuckey, Member for Currumbin is once again calling on the Queensland Government to stop passing the buck and urgently address the increasing incidence of bullying and truancy on the Gold Coast.“Recent reports disclosed the fact that more than 14,000 students were suspended for ‘physical misconduct’ in 2006-07, an increase of a disturbing 15 per cent since 2005-06*,” Ms Stuckey...

$1.02 million for concept planning of Bilinga interchange

27 Jun 2008 2:27 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

27 June 2008

Jann Stuckey Member for Currumbin has welcomed the announcement of $1.02 million funding towards the upgrade of the Bilinga interchange.

“This funding is for concept planning of the upgrade to the Bilinga interchange on the Gold Coast Highway, with the initial planning of this project already underway,” Ms Stuckey said.

“Upgrading this interchange will allow safer and more...

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