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First Annual Progress Report

The first Annual Progress Report for the Hobart City Deal has been released, reflecting commitments delivered in the first year (2019).

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Bridgewater Bridge

An Early Contractor Involvement process began in September 2020 with a Request for Proposal stage. This will see two tenderers selected to enter a competitive design process to determine a final design.

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Kingston Congestion Package

The tender for the first stage of works at the proposed Firthside park and ride facility was released on 22 October 2020, which includes pedestrian safety improvements and a bus shelter at the site.

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Antarctic expeditions

The Tasmanian Government recognises the importance of Hobart as a gateway to the Antarctic, even during these challenging times, and facilitated the safe transit of a group of international travellers from the Italian and French Antarctic programs in late October 2020.

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Supported housing for Tasmanians in need

The Tasmanian Government is continuing to increase the availability of supported accommodation in Tasmania by supporting the purchase of the Balmoral Motor Inn in Goodwood.

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Supporting Greater Hobart to be a Smart City

The Smart Cities Working Group representing the three levels of government, is developing three priority projects, which will drive collaboration and support the digital transformation of Greater Hobart.

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Developing a sports and entertainment precinct at Wilkinsons Point

The Tasmanian Government recently purchased the Derwent Entertainment Centre and Wilkinsons Point from Glenorchy City Council to facilitate development of a sports and entertainment precinct and establishment of the Tasmanian Jack Jumpers NBL Team.

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Greater Glenorchy Plan

In July 2020, Glenorchy City Council commenced an extensive community engagement campaign, Beyond the Curtain, to understand identities and community aspirations for three CBDs – Moonah, Glenorchy and Claremont.

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