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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.

Lost Werribee boys found after two weeks

Police

Adam Carey Police have called for help in their search for two young boys from Werribee who are missing.

Napthine against all-night public transport proposal

Railway Stations at night.

Adam Carey Melbourne's public transport would operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week under a proposal a Melbourne city councillor hopes the state government will adopt.

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.

Mark 'Chopper' Read admitted to hospital

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Adam Carey Mark ‘‘Chopper’’ Read, underworld stand-over man turned true crime writer, has been admitted to hospital with a ‘‘serious and ongoing illness’’.

Time to unearth London secrets

Adam Carey Melbourne needs to follow London and find a solution to an impending rail capacity crisis.

RACV board pressured by outside candidates

RACV

Adam Carey and Marnie Banger Wealthy and influential motoring club the RACV is facing intense pressure from a handful of outside candidates vying for election to its exclusive board.

Derailed station plan exposed

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Adam Carey New railway station at Southland shopping centre likely to have few of the promised amenities.

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Safety message may be falling off

Dumb ways to die

Adam Carey and Craig Butt Has the Dumb Ways to Die message actually changed people's behaviour?

Commuters stung by lack of space

Narre Warren station car park

Adam Carey Commuters who park at their local railway stations are being fined in their thousands.

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Wrong use of car seats puts lives in danger

child seat

Adam Carey Four out of five children are buckled incorrectly into car restraining seats, study finds.

Getting on board: Frankston passengers first to take a rainbow ride

Adam Carey The pot of gold the Napthine government is splashing on the Frankston railway line will soon lead to rainbows.

State commits to rail, but not now

Premier Denis Napthine.

Adam Carey Melbourne Metro is the number one rail project for Victoria, a $9 billion north-south tunnel through the city centre that would add capacity for an extra 24,000 passengers an hour.

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Flinders Street redesign competition won by HASSELL + Herzog & de Meuron

Winning Flinders Street design.

Adam Carey A joint design by Melbourne and Swiss firm HASSELL + Herzog & de Meuron has won the prestigious Flinders Street Station redesign competition.

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East-west link ramp plans spark resident fears

East-west link project design

Adam Carey New ramps will connect the east-west link to Arden Street in the inner north, funnelling thousands of vehicles on to Kensington and North Melbourne streets.

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History for Flinders St in makeover

Flinders Street Station.

Adam Carey To stand inside the disused gymnasium on the third floor of Flinders Street Station is to witness the slow, hard forces of ageing at work.

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A tale of two rail lines: Altona slumps while Werribee soars

Altona station

Adam Carey, Craig Butt Two rail lines diverge in Altona North; some take the one less travelled by, and that has made all the difference.

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State bypasses roads body on east-west link

16/01/2013 EAST 37406 MPIE and FRAE
Picture by Gary Sissons. 
Photo taken on Peninsula Link at the rear of Frankston Golf Course between Skye rd and Frankston Dandenong Rd.
Transport minister terry mulder addresses the media with Premier Edward Norman

Adam Carey Toll road has no prospect of getting recommendation for federal funding this year.

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GPS to catch Metro copper thieves

Metro train.

Adam Carey Metro will trial the use of GPS tracking nanotechnology to catch copper thieves who cost the rail operator about $1 million a year and shut down railway lines, causing immense disruption to commuters.

The crushing truth: Metro's loaded language

Crowded train

Adam Carey Have you been 'crush loaded' lately?

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