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Jobs, train connectivity key in 2017

11 Jan 2017

An influx of jobs and the completion of the Regional Rail Connectivity project are key requirements for Ballarat in 2017, according to Committee for Ballarat CEO Melanie Robertson.

In an article in The Courier on 10 January 2017, Melanie said it's time that the state government delivered more jobs to revitalise Ballarat's CBD and that the development of the Ballarat West Employment Zone (BWEZ) was also a key priority. A number of other projects high on the list are the relocation of a state government department to Ballarat, improvements to mobile reception on the Ballarat rail line, the construction of the Buninyong fire station, the rebuilding of the ambulance station in Wendouree and the upgrading of seven local schools and kindergartens.

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