Adam Carey

Adam Carey

East West Link buys time, but won't solve traffic woes, says authority

East West Link

Adam Carey The authority for the East West Link says traffic on Alexandra Parade will have returned to today's heavily congested levels by 2031, but that traffic on the road would be more than 10 per cent...

Traders plan mock funeral for 'death of Acland Street'

Acland St.

Adam Carey St Kilda traders are planning a "day of mourning" for the coming death of Acland Street if a planned conversion of one of Melbourne's busiest tram routes into a light rail service is not stopped.

Premier stands by link model

Premier Denis Napthine.

Richard Willingham and Adam Carey Premier Denis Napthine has stood by modelling for the east-west tunnel, saying that cabinet documents published in The Age on Wednesday showed the cost of running a car had fallen.

Excessive force claim as police move east-west protesters

Protesters met by force (Thumbnail)

Rania Spooner and Adam Carey Police have disbanded a group of east-west link protesters who had gathered at a North Carlton site on Monday morning to disrupt drilling work.

Peak-hour crush worse for some lines but easing on others

St Kilda tram

Adam Carey Overcrowding worsened on several routes last year, but crushes also eased on other routes.

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New Metro train arrives, five months early

Train cancellations will no longer be published on Metro's website.

Adam Carey The first of seven new Metro trains for Melbourne was delivered to the Victorian government today, five months ahead of schedule.

No hope for Hope Street bus service

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Adam Carey Supporters of the Hope Street bus make last-ditch plea to the government not to cancel the service.

No ban for bash claim taxi driver

Clare Bellhouse.

Adam Carey A taxi driver who allegedly bashed two 19-year-old women in Collingwood early on Sunday morning has not been barred from driving a taxi almost a week after the incident, despite having been...

Women ready to ride but safe routes missing

Sian Bloom.

Adam Carey and Michelle Slater Bella Ross used to ride to work, pedalling along the inner city's patchwork of bike lanes.

Banana prices bend up as cyclone shortage hits

Banana

Adam Carey Would you pay $3 for a banana?

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