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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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ACT govt needs to decide on its light rail priorities, say planners
Trams

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
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
Light rail

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
'Unjust': Principals say schools still left behind under revised bus network
Public transport

'Unjust': Principals say schools still left behind under revised bus network

Fourteen-year-old Anna, who has Down syndrome, doesn't know how she will get to school next year after her bus was cut in the final plans.

  • by Sherryn Groch
Canberra schools missing out on dedicated bus services named
Canberra

Canberra schools missing out on dedicated bus services named

In total, 51 schools will lose their dedicated school bus services. Here's which ones they are.

  • by Han Nguyen
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Up to 50 Canberra schools will still lose dedicated bus services
Public transport

Up to 50 Canberra schools will still lose dedicated bus services

The ACT government will add an extra 78 dedicated school bus services, but 50 Canberra schools will still lose their dedicated services.

  • by Daniel Burdon
Canberra's last light rail vehicle arrives
Canberra

Canberra's last light rail vehicle arrives

Meanwhile testing is ready to begin on the next stretch of track.

More doubt cast on claim we'll be better off under transport plan
Opinion
Opinion

More doubt cast on claim we'll be better off under transport plan

New analysis has cast serious doubt over government claims more than half of Canberrans will live close enough to a rapid bus or tram stop.

Most Canberrans live too far from tram or rapid bus stops
Light rail

Most Canberrans live too far from tram or rapid bus stops

An independent analysis of Canberra's proposed new rapid bus and light rail network casts doubt on the number of residents who will be within walking distance of a stop.

  • by Scott Hannaford
Gungahlin businesses report loss of profit from light rail construction

Gungahlin businesses report loss of profit from light rail construction

A new report found 73 per cent of businesses surveyed had a loss of revenue due to the transport project.

  • by Andrew Brown