Council needs to be shovel ready

IN THE STANDARD:  Mr Purcell has promised to secure $7 million by the end of the Hampden Football Netball League season, but said the council needed to be shovel ready.

“I note the report says work would begin in 2020. Council should have the project ready to go as soon as season 2018 is over."

James Purcell in The Standard, 8 August 2018

Purcell: 'Council needs to be shovel ready'

Member for Western Victoria James Purcell says the redevelopment of Warrnambool's Reid Oval should be ready to go as soon as the 2018 season is over. Warrnambool City Council unveiled its business case for the long-awaited project to user groups on Tuesday, which revealed the initiative could cost up to $12.5 million.