Ballot reveals Victorian voters are in opposition to Suburban Rail Loop

A brand new ballot has revealed that Victorian voters don’t need the controversial Suburban Rail Loop.

The Victorian state election shall be held on Saturday.

The ballot discovered that 80 p.c of voters within the space that can profit probably the most from the Suburban Rail Loop say they don’t need the mission as a result of excessive price.

The survey, commissioned by the Herald Solar, revealed that simply 20% of individuals in Melbourne’s southeastern suburbs – the place the primary stage of the Cheltenham to Field Hill Rail Loop shall be constructed – assume “the value tag is an efficient worth for cash”.

The Federal Parliamentary Price range Workplace has stepped in and can start inspecting how a lot the mission will price after Prime Minister Daniel Andrews was unable to provide a precise determine.