Media Releases

These are recent media releases related to my electorate of Murrumbidgee.

My Ministerial media releases are published in full here.

Prototypes for new, tastier and healthier food and drink options for local sports canteens

May 17, 2018

Following an intense round of pitching ideas to a panel of judges, a team of students from the University of Canberra’s (UC) design school and culinary students from the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) won the competition, which is part of the It’s Your Move program.

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2018 ACT Community Protection Medals

April 06, 2018

Chris Steel MLA, representing the Minister for Police and Emergency Services Mick Gentleman MLA, today attended a ceremony to award the 2018 ACT Community Protection Medals to the recipients who have given sustained, distinguished or outstanding service.

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Trenerry Square in Weston Creek debuts a funky new look

March 09, 2018

Weston Creek residents can now enjoy a funky new outdoor area at Trenerry Square near Cooleman Court, with a newly completed upgrade offering shoppers new grassed areas, shade elements, street furniture and bike racks.

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All paths lead to Woden

December 12, 2017

Work to improve the Woden Town Centre active travel network hit a milestone today, with all main works now complete in time for residents to get active as the summer season kicks into gear.

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ActewAGL acts on Assembly call to harness clean battery power

November 30, 2017

On Friday the ACT’s largest energy retailer, ActewAGL Distribution conducted a trial of feeding distributed battery power into the grid. This follows a motion from Labor Member Chris Steel MLA, passed in the Assembly on 25 October, calling on ACT energy retailers to deploy the technology.

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Upgrades to Kambah Shops continue

November 21, 2017

Design work is underway on the next stage of improvements to the public facilities at the Kambah Village group centre and local residents are being invited to have their say.

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