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Electoral Reform - There's more than 2 parties!

Greens initial response to SA Government’s Constitutional Reform Proposals: There’s more than 2 parties!

“The Greens are committed to ensuring that South Australian voters get a Parliament that truly reflects the will of the people”, said Greens SA Parliamentary Leader, Mark Parnell MLC.

Key city site 28 years vacant, but old parties say “Do Nothing”

The Greens SA will continue to work on breaking the impasse over the former Le Cornu site on O’Connell St, North Adelaide, despite a complete and bewildering lack of interest by the old parties, according to Greens SA Parliamentary Leader, Mark Parnell MLC.

Common sense needed on backyard fires

The Greens will move in Parliament next week to change the laws covering backyard barbeques and fires to bring a more common sense approach to the issue, according to Mark Parnell MLC, Parliamentary Leader of the Greens SA.

Greens move to end the Le Cornu site saga

The Greens SA say it's time to end the ongoing saga of the vacant Le Cornu site in North Adelaide, by giving State and Local Governments the power to temporarily acquire land for public purposes. 

Helicopter business out of place in Adelaide’s Parklands

The proposal for a commercial helipad in the Adelaide Parklands by the banks of the Torrens is an inappropriate privatisation of community land and should be abandoned, according to Mark Parnell MLC, Parliamentary Leader of the Greens SA.

Greens SA State Budget 2017 Response

Greens Parliamentary Leader Mark Parnell MLC’s response:

“The Greens have welcomed new spending on public transport including the new Park and Ride stations and the increased frequency on metro rail lines.  However, the electrification of the Gawler line seems as elusive as ever with the Government commitment dependent on matching federal funding.”