Topic archives: Eddington

Who got the facts on traffic forecasts wrong?

Who got the facts on traffic forecasts wrong?

December 13, 2012 21

The Fairfax press claims a consulting firm hired to work on Melbourne's planned East-West Link got the traffic forecasts for Brisbane's failing Airport Link toll road wrong. Is that right and is it a bad thing?

Will Baillieu abandon Melbourne Metro (in favour of the East-West road tunnel)?

October 26, 2011 22

From Wednesday’s Crikey newsletter (gated), in the Tips and Rumours section: Vic government tunnels under greenies. A Victorian political spy reckons the Baillieu government is about to resurrect the East-West road tunnel underneath Royal Park at the expense of the Labor government’s planned Melbourne Metro scheme. It’s “a big up-yours to all the inner-city greenies that gave […]