Fairfax columnist Bruce Guthrie is upset cyclists are getting dedicated road space at the expense of motorists. It's time to acknowledge cars should no longer get priority in the city centre
The Herald-Sun and the RACV are united in their opposition to plans by Melbourne Cty Council to take roadspace in the CBD away from cars and give it to cyclists. Do they have a case?
Passengers on Melbourne’s beleaguered rail system may suffer overcrowding, unreliable services and even threats to personal security. But at least improvements in technology mean commuter trains are much faster today than they used to be. Aren’t they? Actually, no. We take technological improvements for granted in almost everything, but the speed of rail in Melbourne […]
Melbourne has had a long and sorry history in its search for a successful city square, but it eventually all came good when Federation Square was opened to instant acclaim and popularity in 2002. So why do some places like Fed Square have “buzz” but others, like the previous attempt at a city square, seem […]