Topic archives: Australian Infrastructure Plan

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in February

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in February

March 24, 2016

Including cars, safety and cycling, Skyrail, dogbox apartments, improving the media, Minister for Cities, value capture, National Infrastructure Plan, value of open space, RMIT's Design Hub

Are infrastructure costs a lot higher in the outer suburbs?

Are infrastructure costs a lot higher in the outer suburbs?

March 1, 2016 5

It's a truism that development costs are much higher on the urban fringe than in inner areas. But there's little evidence the claim still holds and good reason to think it's no longer the case

Is the Australian Infrastructure Plan on the money?

Is the Australian Infrastructure Plan on the money?

February 23, 2016 5

Infrastructure Australia's new Plan contributes to the policy debate. Good. What we need now is selection of good projects and concerted action to improve the nation's infrastructure