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Rattenbury pleased but 21% of ACTION buses still run late

The new ACTION bus timetable is performing better than planned – yet 21 per cent of buses are late.

Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury is pleased that 79 per cent of buses run on time, better than the 75 per cent target. 336 more words


2015 ACT Budget: New football facility for Melrose High School

Melrose High School is to get an impressive new football facility, according to Minister for Sport and Recreation Shane Rattenbury.

The Woden school has been allocated $6.7 million in tomorrow’s ACT Budget to create a new high school centre of excellence for sport, which will include a FIFA-accredited football pitch. 495 more words


Final ACT Legislative Assembly electoral boundaries announced

The final electoral boundaries for the ACT have been announced.

No changes were made after a public consultation to the 5 suggested electorates Elections ACT announced  704 more words


Canberra Olympic Pool reopens, for now

The indoor swimming pool at the troubled Canberra Olympic Pool has reopened after substantial renovations.

Major leaks have been fixed and Minister for Sport and Recreation… 376 more words


Cats banned from Gungahlin suburb of Throsby

Cats won’t be allowed to roam the new Gungahlin suburb of Throsby.

Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury has announced the yet-to-be-built suburb will be a cat containment area. 546 more words


Perceptions of cost drive Canberra light rail opposition

The 2016 ACT election campaign is underway and it started in earnest this week.

The Capital Metro light rail project will be the defining issue of the campaign. 527 more words

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Surging prison population forces second full-time ACT jail

A sharp rise in the number of prison inmates has forced the ACT Government to create Canberra’s second full-time jail.

The Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) is reaching capacity so Minister for Justice… 396 more words