City clinic needed to help homeless access COVID-19 testing

Homeless Canberrans would have easier access to testing for COVID-19 with a City-based testing clinic, Shadow Minister for Housing Mark Parton said. Recognising the challenges facing homeless people in Civic, a select committee on the COVID-19 pandemic response chaired by Opposition Leader Alistair Coe has recommended the ACT Government prioritise…

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The Canberra Liberal’s new shadow ministry announced

Opposition Leader Alistair Coe today announced the Canberra Liberals’ new shadow ministry. “The Canberra Liberals are committed to making our city a safe and prosperous community for everyone,” Mr Coe said. “Since the 2016 election the Canberra Liberals have been committed to exposing the government’s failures across a wide range…

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Action needed on safety concerns at Mount Taylor

This week in the Legislative Assembly I will be bringing forward a proposal to address the safety concerns of motorists, cyclists and pedestrians accessing Mount Taylor. We need to improve the safety of the parking area and surrounding amenities, Member for Brindabella Mark Parton said today. “Mt Taylor is an…

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GOVERNMENT URGED TO RELEASE OVERDUE REPORT ON GREYHOUNDS

The greyhound racing industry’s transition report should have been made public more than three weeks ago. The government is urged to publicly release the report immediately, Shadow Minister for Gaming and Racing Mark Parton said today. The ACT government appointed former ACT Health Services Commissioner Mary Durkin to provide a…

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