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Tracklaying underway on METRONET’s Airport Line

  • One kilometre of track for Forrestfield-Airport Link project now in place
  • Heralds new stage of works and an important step towards completion of the project
  • 2,400 tonnes of Australian-manufactured steel to be used to build the track
  • Tracklaying and rail infrastructure works to support more than 100 additional jobs
  • Seven METRONET projects underway in 2020, supporting jobs and local businesses   

Artists sought for high-profile Cockburn tower artwork

  • Artists are encouraged to submit designs for Cockburn Central Station tower display
  • Local community voted for new artwork to replace deteriorating Cockburn Faces
  • Open to works from a variety of media and following themes identified in public survey
  • Three works to be shortlisted for progress to next stage and put to a community vote

Electric bus trial for Joondalup CAT route

  • Electric buses will be trialled in Joondalup on a five-kilometre CAT route
  • Joondalup depot to be modified to include high-voltage EV charging system
  • McGowan Government awarded $549 million 10-year bus contract to Volvo last year, supporting local jobs
  • Unprecedented investment in transport infrastructure in the northern suburbs  

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