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Bridgewater Bridge Cost Madness

To spend more than half a billion dollars on an over-engineered replacement for the Bridgewater Bridge would be a reckless misuse of taxpayer funds.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Feb 2020

2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee - Metro

Full transcript of the Metro Tasmania Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 Dec 2019

Free Metro Travel for Tertiary Students

The Tasmanian Greens want bus travelfor Tertiary Students on Metro Tasmania services to be free.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Policies  |  19 Feb 2018

A Real City Deal for Hobart

A Hobart City Deal should follow a long term strategic plan for the region and should include Light Rail, Ferry, pedestrian and bicycle Infrastructure.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Policies  |  15 Feb 2018

RACT Mobility Vision Key to Prosperous Hobart Future

The RACT is to be commended for delivering a strategic vision to ensure Hobart is Australia’s most liveable city over the next three decades.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  12 Apr 2019

Access to Regional Bus Services

For people living in rural and regional areas, having access to affordable transport options is essential.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  20 Mar 2019

Train Not Coming Under Liberals

Northern Suburbs Light Rail appears to be off the agenda under the Liberals, with it failing to rate a mention in the priority infrastructure report.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  26 Sep 2018

Macquarie Point - Removal of Freight Rail Line

The Government is apparently anti-light rail to the extent they are now ripping up rail tracks in Hobart.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Oct 2017

Transport Minister Kept in the Dark Over Rail Tracks Removal

The decision to pull up rail tracks on the Macquarie Point site was made without the approval or knowledge of Infrastructure and Transport Minister.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Oct 2017

Light Rail Corridor Plans Welcome and Long Overdue

The Greens welcome the release of the blueprint for the Glenorchy to Hobart Public Transport Corridor project.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  10 Feb 2017

Hobart Traffic Woes Continue One Year On

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Feb 2017

Government Tinkering on Traffic Congestion

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  28 Jan 2017

Public Transport for all Tasmanians

Public transport is a critical issue for many disadvantaged Tasmanians.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  27 Oct 2016

State Service Public Transport Investment Needed

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

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  24 Oct 2016

State Budget: Address in Reply

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 May 2016

Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Health a Priority Over Fictional Surplus

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Jun 2016

State Budget 2016: Dishonest Liberal Government Budget Lacks Vision and Courage

The Hodgman Liberal Government’s 2016/17 Budget lacks courage and a vision for the future.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 May 2016

Budget Lacking in Courage and Vision, Puts Environment Last

Built on the mirage of a very short term surplus, the Liberals' third State Budget lacks both courage and vision.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  26 May 2016

Liberals Should Get On Board Derwent Ferries

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  10 May 2016

Federal Budget 2016: Turnbull Government Climate Deniers

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 May 2016

Public Transport Investment Long Term Hobart Traffic Fix

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  7 Apr 2016

State of the State Address in Reply

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  15 Mar 2016

Reversing Metro Changes Would Ease Hobart Congestion

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  |  Media Release  |  27 Feb 2016

TrafficTalkfest Not Enough

A Community forum is a good start, but Minister Hidding needs more than a talkfest if he wants a proper fix for Hobart’s traffic chaos.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  26 Feb 2016

Liberals Failing on Light Rail

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  30 Jan 2016