Major Projects Canberra considered taking SPIRE or light rail funds to set up shop

Daniella White
By Daniella White
Updated March 5 2020 - 11:06pm, first published February 27 2020 - 5:30pm
An artist's impression of the Canberra Hospital SPIRE centre.

The head of the new agency Major Projects Canberra estimated it would need an additional $5 million funding a year to run the office, suggesting it take unspent funds from Canberra Hospital's SPIRE project or light rail stage two to meet its corporate costs.


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