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Tom McIlroy is a Legislative Assembly reporter at The Canberra Times
Tom McIlroy Chief Minister Andrew Barr wants the Labor Party platform to move with the times, in support of same-sex marriage.
Tom McIlroy A plan to create a new three hectare extension for burial plots at Woden Cemetery could see between 15 and 20 years of additional capacity created at the site.
Tom McIlroy The licence authorising the ACT Government's latest kangaroo cull allows for the shooting of 5000 animals over two years, including in reserves close to residential...
Tom McIlroy As if a car knocking over your letterbox wasn't bad enough, Narrabundah resident Richard Allen got a shock when he received a $562 bill from the ACT government for it to be replaced.
Tom McIlroy Future ACT government funding committments with community groups and service providers will include new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander criteria as part of a new agreements signed by...
Tom McIlroy One of the founders of Floriade laments the increasingly commercial focus of the event.
Tom McIlroy The Northbourne Avenue public housing precinct represents the "pinnacle" of its architectural style and is central to Canberra's urban design history.
Tom McIlroy Animal advocates say a planned two year kangaroo cull is unnecessary as natural population levels have already reduced by 56 per cent and shooting could see eastern...
Tom McIlroy Canberra's iconic flower festival is picking up the Anzac centenary theme this year, in a reflective floral tribute.
Tom McIlroy Despite being included on the Commonwealth Heritage list, Canberra's Aboriginal Tent Embassy was this week rejected for provision registration on the ACT's equivalent register.
Tom McIlroy The project's benefit-cost ratio won't be confirmed until bids are received from two private consortiums, a report says.
Megan Gorrey and Tom McIlroy This year the theme of National Youth Week is 'It starts with us' as communities try to listen better to young people.
Tom McIlroy The dilapidated Currong apartments in central Canberra look set to be demolished by the middle of the year, as the ACT government calls for tenders for the removal of the eight-storey former...
Tom McIlroy Experts slam light rail cost-benefit analysis, saying 'we simply don't have all the data to make judgements'.
Tom McIlroy Andrew Barr has shown himself to be the territory's most social media-savvy Chief Minister to-date.
Tom McIlroy A co-ordinated approach is needed to reduce ice addiction in the territory, says ACT Opposition Leader Jeremy Hanson.
Tom McIlroy Indoor swimmers at Canberra Olympic Pool are the latest to face planned closures, as the ACT government continues investigations into serious leaks at the 1955 facility.
Tom McIlroy The ACT opposition has welcomed the Victorian government's decision to pay $339 million to exit contracts for a controversial road tunnel, saying it proves Canberra's light rail project could be...
Tom McIlroy Keld Moseholm's sculpture On the Staircase will be moved to the Gorman House arts precinct from August, after years of attacks by vandals in the city.
Tom McIlroy Climate change, international relations, diplomacy and leadership for the 21st century are among the priority areas for the 2015 National Youth Conference, underway in Canberra this week.