Wagga MP McGirr wins vote requiring power line community consultation

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated November 22 2020 - 7:39am, first published 4:00am
A TransGrid helicopter checks for faults on a high-voltage transmission line. NSW is one step closer to greater community consultations for new transmission line projects due to an amendment by Wagga MP Joe McGirr.

Major new power transmission line projects around Wagga and Snowy Valleys could face additional community consultation requirements after Wagga MP Joe McGirr won a vote in Parliament last week.


Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich


Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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