Aug 28 2018

ACT Greens call for rates system overhaul

ACT Greens call for rates system overhaul
The ACT Greens are calling for a radical overhaul of the rates system. The party's proposing to base the charge on the market value of the property rather than the average unimproved value of the land.
 
A discussion paper will be released today....
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Aug 28 2018

Brumbies Prop Ben Alexander retires

Brumbies Prop Ben Alexander retires
The most capped player in ACT Brumbies history made a low key announcement yesterday that "his time had come". Prop Ben Alexander was understated in declaring his retirement despite 72 tests as a Wallaby and 154 games as a Brumby.
 
Alexander is only the fifth Australian player to play more that 150 Super Rugby games, and, as a one club...
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Aug 28 2018

ACT Government threatening to pull the pin on Light Rail stage 2

ACT Government threatening to pull the pin on Light Rail stage 2
The ACT Government is threatening to pull the pin on the second stage of Canberra's light rail project. A joint standing committee isn't happy with plans to cross the Commonwealth Bridge to get light rail to Woden.
 
But the ACT Government is now threatening to can the project if its forced to use Kings Avenue Bridge to travel over the...
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Aug 28 2018

Police seek Peugeot involved in hit and run incident

Police seek Peugeot involved in hit and run incident
ACT Police are seeking a car involved in a hit and run in O’Malley at around 11 am on July 26.The incident, in which the driver failed to stop, or offer assistance, left a man with serious injuries.
 
The car, which police have released a photo of online, is a 2001 blue Peugeot 206 hatchback with registration number YEX 93K.
 
 
Anyone...
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