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Should CBD parking be buried?

Should CBD parking be buried?

Melbourne City Council wants to ban above-ground parking in new developments but doesn't have a clue what the wider implications of such a change might be

Will Fishermans Bend meet its sustainability target?

Will Fishermans Bend meet its sustainability target?

It’s easy to give the appearance of being progressive when the proof of the pudding won’t be known until 2050, but sometimes inconvenient truths can't be overlooked

Have we passed peak car (parking)?

Have we passed peak car (parking)?

Australian city dwellers have passed peak travel (kilometres per capita) but it seems they haven't passed peak car ownership or peak parking

Tuesday links

Tuesday links

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

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Thursday links

Interesting, useful, sometimes provocative and occasionally amusing links for anyone interested in cities

Recap: all the issues discussed by The Urbanist in July

Recap: all the issues discussed by The Urbanist in July

Including walking, buses, parking, High Speed Rail, the city centre, cycling, greyhounds, the suburbs, taxing tobacco, and the environmental benefit of building rail

Should commuters pay to park at the station?

Should commuters pay to park at the station?

Commuter parking at outer suburban railway stations is usually free, leading to peak period shortages. The first step should be to charge for it

How much do inner city residents love their cars?

How much do inner city residents love their cars?

Even in the dense, congested and walkable inner city suburbs of Australian cities, car ownership rates - and consequently the demand for parking - are remarkably high

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in November 2015

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in November 2015

Including liveable suburbs, the media and cities, what Turnbull should do on cities policy, public transport, traffic congestion, airport rail, distinctive city architecture, Paris Metro, cycling in Amsterdam, and inner suburban parking