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Cat containment areas planned for Kingston Foreshore and Casey

Cat containment areas in Gungahlin and land adjacent to Jerrabomberra Wetlands Nature Reserve could be introduced in the next few months.

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Rattenbury wants better town centre travel networks

Improving paths and cycleways around Woden, Belconnen and Tuggeranong town centres is a priority for Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury.

Rattenbury says feasibility studies in each of the town centres will identify options for “improving cycling and walking connections and preliminary plans will be prepared to improve high priority path network”. 467 more words


A year until the 2016 ACT election

It is now one year exactly until the 2016 ACT election.

ACT voters will go to the polls on 15 October 2016.

ACT Labor will be seeking a fifth term in government and its members are currently involved in pre-selection. 52 more words


Rattenbury wants ACT to follow Victoria on medical cannabis

The ACT should follow Victoria and legalise the cultivation of medical cannabis, Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury says.

The Victorian Labor Government has announced a legalised scheme that allows marijuana to be grown in a trial, based on the recommendations of a report by the Victorian Law Reform Commission. 407 more words


Rattenbury says Canberra Liberals 'miss the point of public transport'

You get the sense this one has been building for months. Shane Rattenbury has unleashed at the Canberra Liberals’ “1960s view” of public transport.

The Greens MLA and Minister has released a media statement that savages the Opposition’s lack of a public transport policy in no uncertain terms. 505 more words


Rattenbury changes random drug testing at ACT prison

Results of random drug tests at the ACT’s prison will be made available to staff for treatment purposes.

Minister for Justice Shane Rattenbury said legislation passed in the ACT Legislative Assembly will change the way drug tests are used. 361 more words


Rattenbury's bill aims to protect abortion clinic privacy

Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury is aiming to create privacy zones to stop protests outside ACT abortion clinics.

Rattenbury has introduced the Health (Patient Privacy) Amendment Bill 2015 into the ACT Legislative Assembly. 427 more words