Light rail tracks at Arboretum will be used to test plants for 'green' route

Jasper Lindell
Updated August 10 2023 - 5:57am, first published 5:30am

Grasses and groundcover for light rail tracks will be trialled in a specially built experiment area at the National Arboretum to ensure the right plants are chosen for the extended route from the city to Woden.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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