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Govt "cultural cringe" slammed as contracts leave SA

In a week in which its public focus has been on talking up local jobs, the State Government is under fire for outsourcing lucrative contracts to interstate and overseas firms, with a prominent architect lamenting the “cultural cringe” that is leaving South Australian firms on the outer.

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ICAC questions delay Festival Plaza inquiry

Questions about the state’s Independent Commission Against Corruption have been raised in relation to a delayed audit of the deal to upgrade the Festival Plaza, but Premier Jay Weatherill today refused to detail what advice the Government has received.

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Plaza work to begin within weeks

The re-design of Adelaide’s Festival Plaza will commence as soon as the Crows’ local finals campaign ends, with work to begin on lowering Festival Drive to separate vehicle and pedestrian traffic.