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Light rail concrete pours re-done due to problems with rail gauge

Light rail concrete pours re-done due to problems with rail gauge

Canberra Metro was forced to rip up and repour concrete on several stretches of the light rail route, after problems with the rail gauge.

  • by Katie Burgess

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Canberra Now: Melbourne Cup celebrations; govt's light rail concerns
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Canberra Now: Melbourne Cup celebrations; govt's light rail concerns

Plus, the Mugga Way property set to break house price record.

  • by Sally Whyte
Even the ACT govt questioned whether light rail would start on time
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Even the ACT govt questioned whether light rail would start on time

The territory government only learnt "very recently" stage one would not commence this year, the ACT's Under-Treasurer told a parliamentary hearing.

  • by Katie Burgess
Solutions to help students are outdated
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Opinion

Solutions to help students are outdated

Sadly, I was not surprised by the headline on the front page of last week's Sunday's Canberra Times.

New report reveals Canberra's big economic drivers
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New report reveals Canberra's big economic drivers

But, wage growth in the capital continues to struggle with the federal government clamping down on pay rises for public servants.

  • by Finbar O'Mallon
ACT govt needs to decide on its light rail priorities, say planners
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ACT govt needs to decide on its light rail priorities, say planners

Is it about moving lots of people, or is it about moving people quickly? That's the question for the ACT government, according to the planning institute.

  • by Katie Burgess & Steve Evans
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How Transport Canberra will find out number of light rail fare evaders
Public transport

How Transport Canberra will find out number of light rail fare evaders

Twice a year, inspectors will scan a "representative sample" of ticket holders to help determine fare evasion levels.

  • by Dan Jervis-Bardy
Final track laid in light rail line from Gungahlin to city
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Final track laid in light rail line from Gungahlin to city

But ACT government still unable to say when operations will begin.

  • by Julia Kanapathippillai
Canberra's light rail won't take passengers until 2019
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Canberra's light rail won't take passengers until 2019

Canberra Metro is set to miss out on its first availability payment, with the project running months behind schedule.

  • by Katie Burgess
The tram project missed almost all its milestones - some by months
ACT government

The tram project missed almost all its milestones - some by months

But Canberra Metro says it will still meet its December deadline to complete the Gunaghlin tram line, and then take its first passengers early next year.

  • by Katie Burgess
ACT govt urged to stick to main avenues on second stage of light rail
ACT government

ACT govt urged to stick to main avenues on second stage of light rail

A federal parliamentary committee warned sending the light rail to Woden via Barton would lead to delays in getting the project approved.

  • by Katie Burgess