Bundaberg East flood levee business case being finalised, federal funding dependent on detail
By Nicole Hegarty, Johanna Marie and Russell Varley,
Monday January 25, 2021 – 13:14 EDT
The cost of the Bundaberg East levee has more than doubled to $80 million since the initial concept.
The Federal Government has asked for more detail before contributing the $40 million needed for Bundaberg East’s flood levee to proceed.
A total of $42.5 million has been allocated by the State Government towards the project over the forward estimates but construction is dependent on federal funding.
The Commonwealth says it…