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Northern Rivers artist Hiromi Tango and literally been weaving and threading her magic across the region, and now her work will be an amazing centrepiece for the new $673.3 million Tweed Valley Hospital.
The announcement of the new ambulance station for Kingscliff was welcomed by locals, however, it comes with the reminder that the state government committed to no further development on State Significant Farmland.
The community remains ‘seriously concerned’ over the risks to the remaining State Significant Farmland that surrounds the new hospital site, the future of free parking for staff and visitors, and the future of the existing Tweed Hospital.
Relocating the Tweed Hospital to to the contentious new site at Kingscliff has divided the community with many claiming that it is just the first step to remove the state significant farmland (SSF) status and opening it up for development.
One of Australia’s wealthiest developers, who wrote to the premier lobbying for the new Tweed hospital to be built on a site that he owns, denies it was an ultimatum.
On the last day before the NSW government goes into caretaker mode for the elections it appears the NSW Minister for Planning, Anthony Roberts has rushed through the decision for re-zoning the state-significant farmland for the new Tweed Valley Hospital site.
Tweed Shire Council resolved to refer the hospital planning process to the NSW Ombudsman for review during an emergency, confidential meeting last night.
The risk of helicopters flying through a known buffer zone for a flying fox colony located close to the proposed site for the new Tweed Valley Hospital have and the subsequent risk to human and flying fox life have been raised by the Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Committee.
Locals expressing their opposition to the new Tweed Valley Hospital site selected by the current National/Liberal state government have been have been labeled vandals.