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Has Albo really found a congestion hollow log?

Has Albo really found a congestion hollow log?

Anthony Albanese gets it wrong on traffic congestion. Australian cities need politicians who'll tell us what's really going on and what really needs to be done

Is Turnbull’s ’30-minute city’ a serious election issue?

Is Turnbull’s ’30-minute city’ a serious election issue?

The 30-minute city is the big urban policy idea both the Government and the Opposition are bringing to the election. But how realistic is it? Can they actually deliver on this one?

Is there anyone left at Fairfax to do the editing?

Is there anyone left at Fairfax to do the editing?

Fairfax ran an article on High Speed Rail yesterday that shouldn’t have survived even a basic credibility test. It's as if all those who used to do the sub-editing have been 'let go'

Is Turnbull’s “30-minute city” all spin (or a really useful idea)?

Is Turnbull’s “30-minute city” all spin (or a really useful idea)?

Politicians don't like to be too specific because it invites criticism and accountability, so both the Government and the Opposition are spinning the aspirational idea of "the 30-minute city"

Why are we still taking East Coast High Speed Rail seriously?

Why are we still taking East Coast High Speed Rail seriously?

East Coast High Speed Rail is the boondoggle that just won't go away. Yet gunzels, rent-seekers and progressives stand side-by-side in wanting to squander $100 Billion on this folly

Where’s the $4.5 billion taken from public transport funding?

Where’s the $4.5 billion taken from public transport funding?

The Opposition reckons Malcolm Turnbull should reinstate the $4.5 billion Tony Abbott "cut" from urban public transport. Trouble is the money never existed

Does Turnbull’s Minister for Cities mean it’s a whole new world?

Does Turnbull’s Minister for Cities mean it’s a whole new world?

There’s lots of rejoicing about Malcolm Turnbull's appointment of a Minister for Cities. But let's hold the champagne until he shows he's really serious about urban policy and can really deliver

Is the fuel excise a “carbon tax on steroids”?

Is the fuel excise a “carbon tax on steroids”?

It might've been a gaffe, but Tony Abbott is right to say the fuel excise is effectively a carbon tax. The Greens and Labor should support the Government's plan to restore indexation

High Speed Rail: too good to be true?

High Speed Rail: too good to be true?

A new report contends an 1800 km Brisbane-Sydney-Melbourne High Speed Rail line could be operating in 10 years. Moreover it would cover all its operating and capital costs. Fact or fiction?

Albanese: “public transport is the low-hanging fruit”

Albanese: “public transport is the low-hanging fruit”

Guest writer Anthony Albanese says Melbourne Metro, Brisbane Cross-River Rail, Perth Airport rail link and Adelaide's Tonsley Park public transport project all warrant Commonwealth funding