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New way of building trialled at Bentleigh Station

An innovative new construction method is being trialled this week at Bentleigh Station as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s plan to remove 50 of Victoria’s most dangerous and congested level crossings. To remove the level crossings at North Road in Ormond, McKinnon Road in..

MP to lead engagement on local level crossing removals

Premier Daniel Andrews today announced that Member for Bentleigh, Nick Staikos, will lead a Stakeholder Liaison Group for the removal of the Centre, North and McKinnon Road level crossings. The Andrews Labor Government is removing 50 of Victoria’s most dangerous and congested level crossings. These..

Massive boost to give Kinder kids more one-on-one attention

Member for Bentleigh, Nick Staikos, announced today that Brady Road Kindergarten would receive extra funding under a package worth up to $83.7 million announced by the Premier, Daniel Andrews, on Monday. Kindergartens across Victoria are receiving the additional funds so they can improve their staff-to-child..

Labor invests in health for families in Bentleigh

LABOR INVESTS IN HEALTH FOR FAMILIES IN BENTLEIGH The Andrews Labor Government is putting the health of Victorian families first, investing an extra $1.38 billion in our hospitals, ambulances and health programs. The 2015-16 Victorian Budget provides hospitals across Victoria with additional funding to help..

Bentleigh West Primary School to receive new crossing

In a boost for road safety, the Andrews Labor Government has provided $300,000 to improve pedestrian facilities on Centre Road near Bentleigh West Primary School, as part of the 2015-16 Victorian Budget. Member for Bentleigh, Nick Staikos announced today that works will soon start to..

Plans for new station at Southland revealed

Preliminary designs for the new station at Southland have been released. Parliamentary Secretary for Public Transport, Shaun Leane, joined local Labor MPs Nick Staikos and Tim Richardson at Southland Station today to view the plans and discuss the new and improved station. The new station..

NEW LABOR MP TAKES ACTION ON LEVEL CROSSINGS

New Member for Bentleigh, Nick Staikos, met with the Minister for Public Transport, Jacinta Allan, on Friday to discuss the Andrews Labor Government’s plan to remove 50 of Victoria’s worst level crossings. Mr Staikos said the Labor Government will remove the level crossings at Centre..