We’d like to welcome you to INQ, Crikey’s ambitious new inquiry journalism initiative. Starting June 24, INQ investigative reporting — lifting the rocks, connecting the dots, following the money trail and exposing misuse of power — will appear regularly in Crikey.
We look forward to sharing this exciting new phase with you.
Tamsin Creed, Publisher
Tw3 provides a brief commentary on stories bearing on the delights and discontents of urbanism in the news over the week ending 12 November 2017
Some of the criticisms of the Napthine Government's new Melbourne Rail Link (such as the location of Montague rail station) miss the big picture and in any event are mostly just plain wrong
Comparative subway construction costs, ABC Radio listeners have problems with cyclists, rock and roll economics, bicycle parking robotics in Tokyo, the complications of urban agriculture, musicians don't get science, stop thinking in terms of mpg...
Some critics see high rise living in the CBD as ‘vertical sprawl’, but its sustainability credentials are exemplary, it's eminently walkable and it helps make housing affordable elsewhere in the metro area