For the past four years, I have championed the vital importance of fast rail connections for Corangamite and Geelong residents.
Our government has delivered $254 million for rail upgrades including $150 million for the Geelong rail duplication and new platforms at Waurn Ponds, Marshall and South Geelong.
Yet, over four years, Labor sat on its hands delivering only $20 million in budgeted funding, a business plan which took two years, no solution to fix its disastrous Regional Rail Link and no plans for construction.
I will continue to lobby for more federal funding.
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