Planning laws bypassed to make way for the tram line

By Kirsten Lawson
Updated April 23 2018 - 10:50am, first published February 9 2015 - 11:09am

The ACT Assembly looks set to pass new planning laws on Tuesday that appear to give an effective carte blanche to tram-related construction within 1 km of the light-rail corridor - including seven new electricity substations and overhead lines, access roads, stops, stations, parking and more.