Around 450 Melbourne trams will undergo improvements to improve their reliability as part of the $230 million Tram Refurbishment Project.
The New South Wales Government has outlined a $14.4 billion investment in public transport infrastructure in its 2018-19 state budget, released this week.
The City of Sydney’s $1.6 billion 10-year budget will aim to build major community infrastructure, reduce carbon pollution, increase open space and provide for the growing population.
The Australasian Railway Association has appointed Anna Squire, Principal at Arup, to the association’s Board.
Governments are well placed to recover transport infrastructure costs by asking homeowners and businesses that gain financially from infrastructure development to share this benefit, according to a researcher at the University of Sydney Business School.