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Tom McIlroy is a Legislative Assembly reporter at The Canberra Times
Tom McIlroy ACT politicians will convene a community conference on radicalisation next month as efforts to continue engagement with members of Canberra's Islamic groups are strengthened.
Natasha Boddy and Tom McIlroy Health authorities are at a loss to explain the record demand as pressure mounts on emergency facilities.
Tom McIlroy Owners of dogs that cause serious injury face fines of up to $15,000 or a year in prison under tough laws that sailed through the ACT Legislative Assembly on Thursday.
Tom McIlroy Canberra's light rail line won't commence services to Gungahlin until 2019, but the Capital Metro Agency has already spent more than $14,000 on promotional merchandise including foam and cardboard...
Natasha Boddy and Tom McIlroy Canberra Hospital is considering changes to deal with growing patient numbers, as a leaked email reveals the hospital frequently operates at more than 95 per cent capacity.
Tom McIlroy ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher has called on the Community and Public Sector Union to progress enterprise bargaining negotiations for prison officers, before resolving a long-standing dispute...
Tom McIlroy Religious leaders, trade union members, health associations and environmental campaigners will seek to deliver an open letter to Treasurer Andrew Barr on Thursday, calling on the ACT Government to...
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy Euthanasia to be debated again on Thursday, when the ACT Assembly calls on Speaker Vicki Dunne to write to the Commonwealth demanding the repeal of the "Andrews Bill", which bans territories from...
Tom McIlroy The private operator of car parks in the city and Woden will refund fines issued to Canberra drivers and donate $10,000 to charity, after breaching consumer laws.
Tom McIlroy New measures to combat ticket scalping included in proposed major events laws put forward by the ACT Government will be subject to last minute changes, the Attorney-General says.
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy Residents of Collector and Tarago took their opposition to wind farms to the ACT Assembly on Tuesday.
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy The tram line from Gungahlin to the city has been given the green light, with a private consortium to be appointed to build, own and operate for at least 20 years, Capital Metro Minister Simon...
Tom McIlroy Some of the world's biggest transport infrastructure companies will consider expressing interest to be involved in the development of Canberra's light rail line, including the joint-venture which...
Tom McIlroy Canberra's light rail line from the city to Gungahlin has received the government's final approval.
Tom McIlroy Land owners continuing their self-described "David and Goliath battle" to stop a $400 million wind farm development.
Tom McIlroy The ACT government will shelve or delay major infrastructure projects announced in the June budget as it prepares for a more than $300 million clean-up bill for Canberra's Mr Fluffy asbestos homes.
Tom McIlroy Canberrans could see some increased security as a result of the federal government's decision to increase Australia's terrorism alert level, Chief Minister Katy Gallagher said on Friday.
Tom McIlroy Greens minister Shane Rattenbury could reconsider his proposed model for the introduction of medical cannabis in the ACT, as a community consultation period on draft legislation comes to an end.
Tom McIlroy Just three of 12 recommendations in report have been fully implemented.
Tom McIlroy The ACT Legislative Assembly is set to consider new major events laws next week, as plans to ban ticket "scalping" for sporting games and other events attract concerns from online traders.