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NEW CENTRAL STATION.
A deputation representing the building traile uid the Indes hill Council vester ela) waited on the Premiei (Mr Bent) and asked tint the construction of the new cen (rd railvrav s Li lion should he pushed ou with at once It was pointed out that Mr Bent had himself declared tint the outlav on the staion eoull be nude to bring m a good revenue In the letting- of shop front
iges J h various «peal ers urged that ns thcio woulel le a surplus eil revenue over ex] enditurc the ino ii) shuuhl lie utilised on the tation work It wis also stated that Air Bent had prrviou-Jv promised to pul the maller m h m 1 is soon as possible Kc
prc-i nt Uives of seven] trades declared that
at the pie. cut tune a 1 irfce numbci of men
weic oil of w U j
Air Bent stikd tin. «mee li bul talen ' office he hail s| cut about ¿SO 000 on tins w orl 11 w is being sie ubi) pushed on w ith is funds were av nlible Vs i fact the woik there lud never* been «topped foi a du Mtogethei ibout 11 SO 000 bid been expended Before it was finished the ecu
till station would io»t i lot ot mono- . about ¿.al 000 Was lie lo float i loin'
Ah Vrenelergjst Al L \ - lake the
monev oui of the sutplus The expenditure i mu tie spread over three or tour vears I
Ali llcnl -\nd the whole cotintr) ervmg out for water siipplv » \\ oidd the deputation Jgrce lo he ii e of New South Wales free- stone' It would cost -US 000 more to do the worl with Stawell stoue
Air, Prcndoigjst AIL \-It would be piefci iblc lo use local stone
Air 1 hnslie Al L A -I do not object to the Ne w bouth Willes stone so long as the work is gone on with
In closing the interview Ali Bent rro nuscd to lal e the matter before the Cabinet at ni carl) dale