Late buses let down students and commuters

Canberrans who depend on bus services are tired of being let down by the government’s inability to plan a punctual timetable, Shadow Minister for Transport Candice Burch said. The ACT Labor-Greens government has met ACTION punctuality benchmarks only two of the 90 weeks since mid-2016. In addition, school buses are…

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Canberrans deserve better

After the unconventional announcement three weeks ago to split ACT Health into two separate directorates, Health Minister Meegan Fitzharris today failed to justify the move, Shadow Health Minister Vicki Dunne said. “This is perhaps the largest restructuring project ever undertaken in the ACT public service and the Minister has offered…

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Seselja re-endorsed by Canberra Liberal membership

On Saturday Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja has been preselected unopposed to stand again as the first Senate candidate for the Canberra Liberals in the next federal election. Senator Seselja was first elected to the Senate in 2013. Since then, he has served as the Assistant Minister for Social Services…

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ACT Government must commit to upgrading one of Canberra’s most dangerous intersections

The ACT Government must commit now to implementing expert-recommended safety improvements to the intersection of Ginninderra and Tillyard Drives, Liberal MLA for Ginninderra Elizabeth Kikkert has said. “I personally witnessed the aftermath of two more car crashes at this intersection just last week”, Mrs Kikkert explained. “Thankfully, it was only…

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