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Funding Boost for Pittwater Schools

Friday, 07 December 2018

Member for Pittwater and NSW Education Minister Rob Stokes has announced more than $4.3 million for additional learning initiatives in Pittwater’s eleven public schools.

The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding is part of the NSW Government’s commitment to needs-based funding and represents an increase of more than $450,000 on last year’s allocation.

Pittwater’s public schools will receive an average of $394,000 in additional resource funding in 2019.

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New Pittwater Bus Services Commence This Weekend

Thursday, 29 November 2018

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes is reminding residents that improvements to bus services north of Mona Vale commence from this weekend.

The additional services, commencing 2 December, follow Transport for NSW’s decision not to pursue the extension of B-Line services to Newport, in response to community feedback and construction complexities.

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New Boating Facilities are Quay to Rowland Reserve Upgrade

Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes has applauded the completion of boating upgrades at Rowland Reserve in Bayview.

A NSW Government grant of $566,000 was provided to Northern Beaches Council to complete the works under the NSW Boating Now Program. The upgrades include new access pontoons at both the northern and southern boat ramps, providing a safer and more efficient means for boat users to launch and retrieve watercraft.

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Keoride Operating Hours Extended

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes today announced the operating hours of Pittwater’s on-demand transport service have been extended.

The increasingly popular Keoride transport trial, operated by Keolis Downer, has delivered 38,000 trips since it began in November 2017.

Operating hours have been extended until 11:30pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and until 9pm on Sundays.

Keoride operating hours from 15 November 2018 are:

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