Tag: Car Parks

‘Completely false’: Victoria says Coalition can’t blame state for commuter car park failure | Australian politics | The Guardian

The federal assistant treasurer, Michael Sukkar

This has Morrison’s fingerprints all over it, Promises with no action has been his leadership style from the get-go.  It’s what salesmen without a product do.

The Victorian government says it is “completely false” for the federal assistant treasurer, Michael Sukkar, to blame the state for the commonwealth failing to build one of its controversial commuter car parks. The proposed Mitcham station car park in Sukkar’s electorate of Deakin was junked in May. It was one of two projects the Australian National Audit Office found had been selected for federal funding with no authorisation evident beyond a Coalition press release.

Source: ‘Completely false’: Victoria says Coalition can’t blame state for commuter car park failure | Australian politics | The Guardian

NSW car park promised in federal fund now slated at $200,000 per space

A car park planned for Woy Woy will cost more than $210,000 per space, which is 430 per cent above the benchmark figure.

PM’s Park Rorts

A car park planned to be built in Woy Woy on the NSW Central Coast will cost more than $210,000 per space, which is 430 per cent above the benchmark figure, according to an Australian National Audit Office report. The audit found the Urban Congestion Fund was used to bankroll commuter car parks in mostly Liberal-held or marginal seats across the country.

Source: NSW car park promised in federal fund now slated at $200,000 per space

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PM funded 27 car parks one day before he called the election