Community ‘very, very upset’ after failed medical centre funding bids

The Federal Government is being accused of ignoring the health needs of a small community in central west New South after it missed out on funding for a medical centre, despite years of lobbying. The Weddin Shire has been unsuccessful in securing money for the Grenfell Medical Centre despite applying for a grant under the National Stronger Regions Fund in three consecutive rounds. Other councils in the region have been successful in the latest round of grants, with money being committed for a saleyards expansion at Forbes and further development at the Parkes Airport. But the Weddin Shire mayor Mark…
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