Australian Capital Territory

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Nine rapid bus routes to roll out in Canberra in 2018

THE ACT Government last week said that it will deliver its election commitment to expand the 'rapid' bus network two years ahead of schedule, with nine routes to begin operating in 2018 – the same year that the first stage of light rail is due to be completed.

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ACT Legislative Assembly

ACT Government unveils new Ministerial team following election

FOLLOWING the finalisation of a Parliamentary Agreement between ACT Labor and the ACT Greens, the ACT Government last week unveiled a 'refreshed' Ministerial team, with the re-elected Andrew Barr continuing as Chief Minister.

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Map of first stage of Capital Metro light rail route between the City and Gungahlin

City to Woden announced as next stage of a city wide light rail network in Canberra

WODEN to the City via the Parliamentary Triangle has been selected as the preferred route for the next stage of a Canberra's city wide light rail network, connecting the north and south of our city, linking employment and cultural hubs and creating a public transport spine from Gungahlin to Woden.

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West Belconnen, ACT

Green light for residential development in west Belconnen

APPROXIMATELY 6,500 dwellings including retail and community infrastructure will be developed in west Belconnen with a 360-hectare nature reserve created along the Murrumbidgee River, Minister for Planning and Land Management, Mick Gentleman announced last week.

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