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Your vote for our next council can secure a better transport plan

Efforts are underway to impose the Ellerton Drive Extension (EDE) on our community before we vote for a new council on 9 September. But your vote can make a difference. … Continue reading

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EDE 12 months behind schedule even before work starts

Residents living along the alignment of the Ellerton Drive Extension (EDE) received a letter on 6 October 2017 advising them of early work – three weeks after the public announcement … Continue reading

October 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Council to consider proposal for restrictions on heavy vehicles through city centre

Council support is being sought to find ways to reduce heavy vehicle movements on Monaro St and the Queens Bridge. Despite citing reduced heavy vehicle traffic in the CBD as … Continue reading

September 25, 2017

Tim Overall still trying to re-write the facts

Unfortunately, Tim Overall was this week elected Mayor by the new Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council. And the first thing he had to say was to defend his undemocratic decision to approve … Continue reading

September 22, 2017

John Barilaro and Tim Overall ignore caretaker rules to announce EDE contract

A contract to build the proposed Ellerton Drive Extension (EDE) was announced today in an apparent breach of the caretaker rules for local councils and less than a week before … Continue reading

September 16, 2017

Supporters of the proposed EDE on track to secure control of council – a disaster for our community and environment

It appears that candidates supporting the proposed Ellerton Drive Extension (EDE) will secure a majority (six) on Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Community, based on the current status of vote counting. This is … Continue reading

September 11, 2017

Time to vote for a better transport plan – not the EDE

With the right councillors, we can have a better transport plan, not the proposed Ellerton Drive Extension (EDE). We can have an effective roads network that provides value for money … Continue reading

September 8, 2017

Dunns Creek Road? Later. Maybe

Just when, or whether, Dunns Creek Rd will be built is now unclear, according to responses to questions to Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council (QPRC). Dunns Creek Rd would connect Old Cooma … Continue reading

September 6, 2017