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Kirsten Lawson is the Chief Assembly reporter at The Canberra Times
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy Keolis Downer has put together a consortium in a bid to build, own and operate the $800 million, 12-kilometre tram line from Gungahlin.
Kirsten Lawson There's no way to guarantee contents are safe, says Asbestos Taskforce head Andrew Kefford, but decisions are in the hands of owners
Kirsten Lawson Chief Minister Katy Gallagher has been moved to tears at the distress faced by families whose homes are contaminated by asbestos.
Kirsten Lawson People who want to stay in their Mr Fluffy homes beyond the first half of next year are likely to be forced to seal the homes to the point where they will not be able to use basic items including...
Kirsten Lawson Most Fluffy blocks look to be subdivided or sold as unit titles
Kirsten Lawson There is no way to make homes contaminated with loose-fill asbestos safe to live in, the ACT Asbestos Taskforce has concluded in an uncompromising report, released on Tuesday.
Kirsten Lawson ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher wants every one of the 1021 Mr Fluffy homes in Canberra demolished within five years.
Kirsten Lawson The Commonwealth and ACT governments are finally set to resolve the Mr Fluffy asbestos crisis.
Kirsten Lawson David Flannery believes light rail provides a wonderful opportunity to reinvigorate Canberra.
Kirsten Lawson As the Electoral Commission prepares to draw new boundaries, the central electorate looks to lose some of its elected members to outer suburbs.
Kirsten Lawson A security camera has been installed at the empty Dickson Towers public housing on Northbourne Avenue after break-ins from intruders targeting copper pipes.
Kirsten Lawson ACT Government is to bring management of Exhibition Park back under direct control. Kirsten Lawson reports.
Kirsten Lawson Medicare Local has suggested several changes to ACT healthcare amid unsustainable increases in spending.
Chief Minister Katy Gallagher sends reassuring message to Mr Fluffy families who want to stay on their land
Kirsten Lawson ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher is pledging to do everything possible to accommodate those who wish stay on their land after their Mr Fluffy homes have been demolished.
Kirsten Lawson Government will spend $114,000 replacing lights on median strip, despite plans to build the tram line there.
Kirsten Lawson Splitting the ACT into five electorates for the 2016 election is a daunting task faced by the ACT Electoral Commission.
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy Nearly 70 per cent of Tuggeranong residents say the capital doesn't need light rail.
Kirsten Lawson The clean-up bill for Mr Fluffy homes could reach $1 billion, ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher confirmed on Monday, a figure that would rank the asbestos clean-up of 1000 homes easily the biggest...
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy The ACT Government's signature light rail project is looming as a vote changing issue at the territory's 2016 election.
Kirsten Lawson Mark Brookhouse faces losing custody of his wheelchair-bound son