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Saffin slams Premier for slashing 29 TAFE jobs locally

LISMORE MP Janelle Saffin has condemned the axing of up to 29 TAFE NSW jobs on the Northern Rivers as a betrayal by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, who gave an iron-clad promise in 2019 that there would be no public service job cuts in regional and rural New South Wales.

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Crown Reserves share in $1.5-million bonanza: Saffin

STATE Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin has congratulated land managers across our Electorate on sharing in more than $1.5 million worth of NSW Government funding under the 2020-21 Crown Reserves Improvement Fund Program (CRIFP).

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Alleged rorting of bushfire grants penalises Electorates

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro has lost any shred of credibility he had left by defending the alleged rorting of joint NSW-Australian Government bushfire relief funding to shore up Coalition-held electorates, according to Lismore MP Janelle Saffin.

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Lismore City Council resets in lead-up to election: Saffin

STATE Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin is hoping Lismore City Council can reset and make local ratepayers and businesses its main priority in the months leading up to local government elections in September this year.

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Our Rescue Helicopter engineers welcome new equipment

THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service recently took delivery of two custom-built stands to help its engineers do daily maintenance and pre-flight safety checks of the familiar yellow and red Augusta Westland AW 139 chopper.

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Final sealing of Mount Lindesay Road a game changer

LISMORE MP Janelle Saffin is strongly backing Tenterfield Shire Council’s priority shovel-ready infrastructure project – sealing the final 7.11-kilometre gravel section of Mount Lindesay Road – as a game changer for the border council.

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Saffin welcomes disaster assistance for our Electorate

STATE Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin has welcomed news that natural disaster assistance will flow to flood and storm-affected residents, councils, businesses, primary producers and non-profit organisations in Lismore City, Tweed and Kyogle Local Government Areas.