- With employment in SEQ forecast to increase from 1.4 million fulltime equivalent jobs to almost 2.2 million by 2031, there are likely to be 1.2 million public transport trips into the Brisbane metropolitan region each day
- A project of this scale is expected to provide approximately 1,600 jobs each year during construction. With a construction duration of five years, the project would create approximately 8,000 jobs
- The project will support regional redevelopment in areas such as Flagstone, Yarrabilba, Coomera and Springfield, as well as urban development in areas such as Dutton Park, Woolloongabba, Brisbane CBD and Roma Street.
- The Queensland Government will establish a Delivery Authority to lead the development, procurement and delivery of Cross River Rail. International experience demonstrates that delivery authorities support wider economic and social outcomes and enable Federal, State and Local government to co-invest and partner with private sector for funding, financing and delivery.
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