Transport Canberra and City Services project manager faces court on bribery charges

Transport Canberra and City Services project manager faces court on bribery charges

Updated May 03, 2018 14:28:06 Photo: After allegedly requesting a $100,000 bribe, the public servant asked for a character reference. (ABC News: Jake Evans, file photo) An ACT Government employee allegedly requested a $100,000 bribe from a construction contractor before asking for a written character reference from the same man …

Railway heritage clock collection tells the importance of time for train transport

Railway heritage clock collection tells the importance of time for train transport

Posted April 30, 2018 08:12:59 Photo: Clock conservator Doug Minty inside the Sydney Trains heritage clock collection. (ABC Radio Sydney: Luke Wong) Related Story: The clocks that made the trains (and an entire state) run on time Related Story: Sydney is rebuilding tram systems ripped out in the 1960s Hidden …

Malcolm Turnbull set to announce major transport package in WA vote war

Malcolm Turnbull set to announce major transport package in WA vote war

Posted April 27, 2018 08:54:00 The Turnbull Government will dramatically escalate a bidding war for WA votes, with the Prime Minister set to announce a multi-billion-dollar funding package, headlined by $500 million for the proposed Ellenbrook train line. Malcolm Turnbull will also make substantial funding commitments to other aspects of …

14 reported dead after Canadian bus carrying junior hockey team collides with transport truck

14 reported dead after Canadian bus carrying junior hockey team collides with transport truck

Updated April 07, 2018 19:31:33 Video: Multiple fatalities as junior hockey team’s bus and semi-trailer collide in Canada (ABC News) A crash between a transport truck and a bus carrying a junior hockey team in Western Canada has left 14 people dead and others seriously injured, according to Canadian media. …

Commonwealth Games: Which mode of transport is best to get to the Gold Coast? – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Which mode of transport is best to get to the Gold Coast? – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 07, 2018 09:04:36 Photo: Tom Forbes had the luxury of a car, while Ashleigh Stevenson headed out on the train. (ABC News: Steve Keen) Related Story: ‘We want our money back’: Commuters waiting past midnight to leave opening ceremony Much was made of the two-hour traffic delays on …

Melbourne considers car-free ‘superblocks’ as council looks to overhaul transport, public spaces – Big Australia

Melbourne considers car-free ‘superblocks’ as council looks to overhaul transport, public spaces – Big Australia

Updated April 05, 2018 16:17:41 Photo: The City of Melbourne is looking to give pedestrians greater priority. (ABC News: Isadora Bogle) Related Story: New cities? It’s an idea worth thinking about for Australia Related Story: ‘We’ve done an abysmal job’: Australia is struggling to handle its swelling population Parts of …

Adelaide counting the cost of ‘trailing the pack’ in public transport

Adelaide counting the cost of ‘trailing the pack’ in public transport

Updated March 16, 2018 12:11:23 Photo: An artist’s impression of the tram line proposed for the Parade in Norwood. (Supplied: SA Government) Adelaide must catch up on public transport investment or road congestion costs will continue to rise to a potential $2.25 billion by 2030, an expert has warned. The …