Tw3 provides a brief commentary on stories bearing on the delights and discontents of urbanism that were in the news over the week ending 24 September 2017. In this week’s Tw3, The Urbanist comments on: Is Melbourne already bigger than Sydney?
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The solution is seen as a single rail line, but it should be conceived as the package of infrastructure and policies that will best promote the accessibility of Melbourne Airport What are the issues with Melbourne Airport rail? Advertisements
The likelihood of suffering a serious injury while cycling on the road is extremely low, but it seems our tolerance for risk is even lower How safe is cycling on city roads? Advertisements
Tw3 provides a brief commentary on stories in the news over the week ending 17 September 2017 that bear on the delights and discontents of urbanism That was The week That was… Advertisements
Winterfell is leading the public nominations for names for the five new Melbourne Metro underground rail stations. Melbourne can do much better All stops to ‘Winterfell Station’?
Victoria’s Andrews Government has decided to continue with franchised management of Melbourne’s trains and trams rather than bring them back under direct government control Is Daniel Andrews selling out public transport?
Tw3 is a short commentary on stories in the news over the week ending 10 September 2017 bearing on the delights and discontents of urbanism That was The week That was…
No matter how worthy they are, we should be very cautious about naming public works after people, but most especially after politicians Should public works be named after politicians?
It’s an appealing meme, but the idea Australian cities could replicate the experience of Amsterdam if only they had the political will is harder than might look Can Melbourne be the new Amsterdam?