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Roadside rubbish collections and trash talk

Struggling Victorian councils facing spiralling waste collection costs should be helped by the Andrews Government. Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, today told the State Parliament that the Premier is holding onto half a billion dollars of land fill levies. “The...
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Andrews stalling on vital projects

Important Geelong road and rail projects are deliberately being held up in an act to enable a pre-election splurge by the Andrews Government. Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has condemned the Premier, Daniel Andrews, for delaying $3 billion worth of projects. “This is...
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Port of Melbourne proceeds

Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has condemned today’s revelation that Premier, Daniel Andrews, has broken another promise to regional Victoria. The Premier has failed to invest 10 per cent of the $9.7 Billion from the lease of the Port of Melbourne into new transport...
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Ramsay supports international tourist driver’s program

In parliament last week, Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, supported a call for better education programs for international drivers on Victoria’s roads. Following claims that overseas drivers are the greatest hazard on the Great Ocean Road Mr Ramsay has supported...
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Ramsay calls on Minister for Agriculture to ensure safety of Lara community

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has called on the Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, to ensure the residents of Lara are not adversely affected by a proposed 4,500-goat farm in their community. The 90-hectare farm and processing facility plans to hold...
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Ramsay calls for more investment into Geelong

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, yesterday called on the Andrews Government to provide Avalon International Airport with a complimentary rail link. AirAsia’s announcement that it will leave Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport in favour of Geelong further...
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Andrews Government refuses to release Geelong Convention Centre business case

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, in parliament today called for the Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, to release the business case for the Geelong Convention Centre. As a supplementary question, Mr Ramsay requested that documents in the land swap...
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Power outages predictable, pricey and preventable

Tens of thousands of Victorians have gone without power in the last 24 hours. Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, said the power outages were predictable, pricey and preventable. “That Victorians have experienced power outages is not surprising given stresses put on the...
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Better bike links AND community engagement

Dear Editor, As the Member for Western Victoria, I call on Geelong City Hall to host a meeting of affected parties, residences and retailers, to hear community concerns about the Building Better Bike Connections Southern Link Cycling Route. It is a matter of urgency. As a keen...
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Cadel event draws attention to cycling safety

This weekend’s Cadel Evans Road Race along the Great Ocean Road has put the spotlight on cycling safety in the region. While hundreds of elite cyclists are here for a few days, the Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, said every day is a matter for improving the safety of...
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