This is why an integrated approach to planning is so important. The Sunshine Coast is growing too quickly – and we do not have the infrastructure to avoid the inevitable pain that follows rapid development. This pain affects our whole community.

I am a candidate who has worked on master plans for regions, CBDs and satellite cities (including World Heritage Listed regions) – leading and supporting teams that include State, Federal and Local representation. Ensure that the candidate you vote for has both the skills and experience to work across all levels of government to achieve positive outcomes for our region.A business community facing gridlock is pinning its hopes on mass transit, namely light rail, to secure its future.