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Weekend reading 12 August

Alan DaviesAug 11, 2017

A regional rail fantasy map

A regional rail fantasy map

Alan DaviesAug 8, 20173 Comments

Here's master mapmaker Adam Mattinson's vision of what a high quality regional rail network could look like in Victoria. Sheer fantasy, you say?

Is public transport the only solution to congestion?

Is public transport the only solution to congestion?

Alan DaviesAug 1, 201715 Comments

Public transport is a big part of the answer to congestion but it can't do it alone. But congestion isn't the only big issue; so is providing access to places as population grows

Weekend reading, July 15/16

Alan DaviesJul 15, 2017

Weekend reading July 1 2017

Weekend reading July 1 2017

Alan DaviesJul 1, 2017

Interesting links for urbanists

Weekend reading, June 24 2017

Alan DaviesJun 23, 2017

Interesting links for urbanists

Should Doncaster BRT be a priority?

Should Doncaster BRT be a priority?

Alan DaviesJun 13, 20177 Comments

A private proposal to build and operate a Bus Rapid Transit system in Doncaster looks promising but taxpayers will ultimately pay for it; so it's vital to make sure it's a high priority

The Melbourne Subway Map (a rail fantasy)

The Melbourne Subway Map (a rail fantasy)

Alan DaviesMay 17, 20171 Comment

A fantastical vision from mapmaker Adam Mattinson of what a subway underneath Melbourne's inner suburbs could look like if it were as connected as Tokyo's famous system

Is an airport train to the CBD the whole story?

Is an airport train to the CBD the whole story?

Alan DaviesMay 16, 201717 Comments

The Victorian and Federal governments have different strategies for Melbourne Airport rail but there's a lot more to the transport task at Tullamarine than a train to the CBD

Melbourne 'fantasy rail map 2070'

Melbourne 'fantasy rail map 2070'

Alan DaviesMay 10, 20177 Comments

Adam Mattinson's 2070 fantasy rail map incorporates almost every rail line ever proposed for Melbourne, as well as historic lines decommissioned during the 1950s and 60s