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Ross Peake is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times
Ross Peake Low-paid workers in key areas such as aged care may be forced out of the ACT because they are not able to afford housing.
Ross Peake ''Power to the people'' the late, great John Lennon did sing. They were listening extra hard in Canberra reports Ross Peake.
Ross Peake A small park at Dickson under threat from bulldozers may be saved after a strong community protest against its imminent destruction.
Ross Peake The plan to cut down 27 trees for a “temporary” car park in Dickson is expected to draw strong objections during a community meeting on Wednesday evening.
Ross Peake Woden town centre is a land of contrasts, with sparkly glass-sided buildings and abandoned windswept squares.
Ross Peake Work is about to begin on several projects for the revamp of Woden town centre including the long overdue construction of a new bus interchange.
Ross Peake Refugee advocates will set up a "refugee embassy" outside the office of the Immigration Department in Belconnen on Tuesday to protest against Australia's treatment of asylum seekers.
Ross Peake All current major construction projects in the ACT will be completed by next year “leaving a stark pipeline beyond the next two years”, according to a report published on Thursday.
Ross Peake Dickson residents say a ''temporary'' car park to be built on a busy corner at the shopping centre will create dangerous traffic conditions, vandalise a tree-lined park and be too far from most shops.
Ross Peake Neglected and abused children in Canberra can now go to a friendly, cosy place to see health professionals.
Ross Peake The Federation Guard took to the field for a formal change-of-command ceremony for the Chief of the Defence Force.
Ross Peake As the grocery war intensifies, Canberra already has the nation’s the highest floor space for supermarkets per capita.
Ross Peake The challenge for greater competition has been accepted as supermarket chains increase their focus in the suburbs, writes ROSS PEAKE.
Ross Peake An urban planning expert is encouraging the ACT government to proceed with its ambitious plan for a light rail to link the populous Gungahlin area to Civic.
Ross Peake Not everyone in Canberra is on the big bucks, and for many doing it rough on the streets there’s little light in the tunnel, reports Ross Peake.
Ross Peake Canberra has big dreams for the kind of city it wants to become but the projects being pushed will need deep pockets or considerable patience.
Ross Peake On Boxing Day each year, Stephen Byron faces up to the perils and challenges of being wet and tired on a yacht racing from Sydney to Hobart
Ross Peake Thousands turn up for pro-refugee rally in Civic as protests sweep nation.
Ross Peake The Australian War Memorial will stop work on its Anzac Day preparations on Thursday evening to allow a peace vigil to use the parade ground.
Ross Peake Nappy Valley is turning grey - and that's bad news for the Tuggeranong Town Centre