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Call for upgrade to local women’s sporting facilities

Oct 16, 2017  |  press release

Member for Hartley, Vincent Tarzia, is calling on the State Government to help upgrade the female facilities at the Hectorville Sports and Community Club.

Media Release - Time for the State Government to act on Gorge Road Silkes Road intersection

Oct 10, 2017  |  press release

State Member for Hartley Vincent Tarzia has issued a word of caution to the State Government as pressure mounts on one local troublesome intersection.

Paradise Interchange - Motion in Parliament 6 July 2017

Jul 06, 2017  |  press release

PARADISE INTERCHANGE - Motion in House of Assembly, Parliament on 6 July 2017

 

MPs ready for another stint

Feb 15, 2017  |  press release

We will keep lobbying for the community for more parking at Paradise Interchange. To sign our petition, visit www.parkingforparadise.com.au

Wheels back in motion - East Torrens Messenger

Jan 19, 2017  |  press release

Renewed talks between Transport Minister and Campbelltown City Cuncil Mayor show the issue cannot continue to be ignored by the State Labor Government. Extract from the East Torrens Messenger, Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Paradise Interchange - Speech

Oct 20, 2016  |  speech

I hold in my hand a petition signed by no fewer than 100 members of my local community concerning parking at Paradise Interchange. As we know, many locals have demanded improved parking facilities at Paradise Interchange for some time.

‘Stop parking in our suburban streets’: Residents fed up with Paradise bus exchange traffic

Jul 27, 2016  |  press release

MORE side streets around Paradise bus interchange are becoming congested with cars as O-Bahn commuters battle for space, increasing pressure on the State Government to find a permanent solution.

O-Bahn extension: Majority of commuters prefer upraded interchanges, parking

Jun 16, 2016  |  press release

EXCLUSIVE SURVEY: More than half of O-Bahn commuters do not believe spending $160 million to extend the busway into the city is good value and would prefer money be spent increasing parking at interchanges.

Paradise Interchange - Labor Lacks Accountability Hartley Herald Edition 10 Winter 2016

Jun 01, 2016  |  press release

Commuters have been left disappointed in recent years following a broken promise by the Labor Government to upgrade the Paradise Interchange car park to accommodate the large volume of passengers and vehicles using the service

Upgrade Paradise Parking - The Advertiser

May 30, 2016  |  press release

The $160 million O-Bahn upgrade will put more pressure on parking art an already overcrowded Paradise Interchange, residents and community leaders say.

Government fails to provide answers on failed innovation partnership

Feb 10, 2016  |  press release

One of South Australia’s most iconic local manufacturing businesses, Hills Ltd has ended its partnership with the Weatherill Labor Government – and the Government apparently has no idea.

Residents near Paradise Interchange may get letter-dropped: You can park here — you just don’t know it

Oct 11, 2015  |  press release

RESIDENTS living near Paradise Interchange have asked for permission to park outside their homes for longer than two hours, unaware Campbelltown Council has issued such permits for more than a decade.

Road upgrades get nod but eastern vision snubbed

Jun 18, 2015  |  press release

SPRINGBANK and Goodwood roads will receive major upgrades in this year’s State Budget, but the most sought-after item by eastern suburbs residents — a Paradise Interchange Park ‘n’ Ride — has been overlooked.

Hartley Medal Winners

Jan 08, 2015  |  press release

The end of the school year is often a great time to reflect and acknowledge the wonderful achievements of students over the past year. In December 2014 I had the privilege of presenting the Hartley Medal to six outstanding students in our community.

ANZAC Day grants for our Centenary

Jan 07, 2015  |  press release

In January this year, the Federal Government approved a number of grants to improve our local war memorials. This is an excellent result for the families in Hartley whose relatives have fought in conflicts across the globe as we lead into the Centenary of ANZAC.

Standing up for our community

Jan 07, 2015  |  press release

The Emergency Services Levy and Labor’s Concession Cut

Thank you to the over 1000 households who have returned our Emergency Services Levy (ESL) survey, sending a clear message to the State Labor Government that together our community will not stand to be ripped off.

Local sportsman fires up for a big 2015

Jan 06, 2015  |  press release

Orazio Fantasia first handled a football when he was 6 years old at Magill Primary. In 2014, Orazio made his AFL debut for Essendon. His meteoric rise is an inspiration to all keen young sportsmen.

Masters store scrapped in Glynde – a win for our local community

Nov 03, 2014  |  press release

As reported by The Messenger in August 2014, ‘Woolworths has scrapped its plan for a big new Masters Home Improvement store at Glynde.’ In February 2013, when I was the Liberal Candidate for Hartley, I made a personal representation to the Development Assessment Panel of the City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters, on behalf of local residents.

Lochiel Park Update

Nov 02, 2014  |  press release

As the State Member of Parliament for Hartley, I am committed to ensuring that the residents of Lochiel Park have access to the sustainable energy facilities that they have been promised for far too long now.

McNally Development Update

Nov 01, 2014  |  press release

I am committed to ensuring that the residents of Magill and the surrounding suburbs are informed and considered regarding the upcoming development of the McNally site.

Paradise Interchange - Labor’s broken promise

Nov 01, 2014  |  press release

I am very disappointed to advise that the State Labor Government has announced that they will be breaking their promise to deliver an upgrade to the Paradise Interchange car park.

Maiden Speech

May 07, 2014  |  press release

Maiden speech of Vincent Tarzia MP, 7th May 2014

Commuters in the dark over Paradise Interchange carpark upgrade

Jan 16, 2013  |  press release

COMMUTERS remain in the dark over State Government plans to solve ongoing parking shortages at Paradise Interchange.