The Australian Government has now called for tenders for work on the first stage of the National Heavy Vehicle Charging Pilot-an important step toward establishing a fairer, more efficient national heavy vehicle user charging system.
A new project designed to help reduce congestion in our suburbs has been launched today, using data collected from pedestrian smartphones and cutting-edge traffic-counting technology to track patterns of movement in a bid to better plan cities and build infrastructure where it is most needed.
Works have begun in the heart of Launceston on the Brisbane Street Mall Redevelopment, part of the City Heart project which is set to redefine Launceston's CBD as a competitive, vibrant and attractive public space.
The Turnbull Government understands that following the release of the business case for the Townsville Eastern Access Rail Corridor (TEARC) today, the Queensland Government has concluded that the costs of the project would significantly outweigh the benefits for the community.
A project that will inform decisions about how home owners and urban planners can make the most of opportunities to use solar power is being launched today by Federal Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities Paul Fletcher.
Congestion relief is on the way for motorists using one of Australia's busiest roads as work kicks off on two major upgrades on the M1 Pacific Motorway at Beresfield and between the Kariong and Somersby interchanges.