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Hobart Traffic

Hobart Traffic Woes Continue One Year On

Media Release - Students headed back to school today, resulting in Hobart's streets once again being clogged with cars.  Almost a year has passed since the heavy congestion and traffic chaos which led to the government-commissioned Midson report.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 8 Feb 2017

Government Tinkering on Traffic Congestion

Media Release - While encouraging the use of Metro transport through a three week free fare trial is a sound enough initiative, congestion in and around greater Hobart will only be marginally improved by the Liberals' announcement.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 Jan 2017

State Service Public Transport Investment Needed

Media Release - Government investment in public transport is needed if we are to make routes more viable and reduce traffic.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 24 Oct 2016

Liberals Should Get On Board Derwent Ferries

Media Release - It is fantastic that Hobart City Council is getting on board the push to have ferries on the Derwent River to ease traffic congestion and lower emissions in Southern Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 May 2016

Reversing Metro Changes Would Ease Hobart Congestion

Media Release - Transport Minister, Rene Hidding's confession yesterday that it could take months to fix Hobart's traffic woes is not good enough.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Feb 2016