The 2021–22 Federal Budget delivers substantial support to assist Hume to boost Australia’s economic recovery thanks to an additional $1 billion through Phase 3 of the Local Roads and Community Infrastructure (LRCI) Program.
Bushfire-prone areas on the outskirts of major cities will be better connected through the Federal Government’s $16.4 million Peri-Urban Mobile Program (PUMP), to be unveiled in the 2020-21 Budget.
The Federal Government’s 2021/22 Budget will provide additional funding for upgrades to Appin Road. Federal Member for Hume Angus Taylor said the Government had committed a further $18 million to the Appin Road project.
Ultrafast internet is on the way for businesses and residents in Narellan, Elderslie and Mount Annan.