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CBD Light rail to get the go ahead

Posted by: 2UE | 6 December, 2012 - 10:13 AM
John Stanley: Sydney's light rail plans released

A light rail system will significantly ease traffic congestion in Sydney's CBD. The state government is expected to announce stage one of the project, connecting the University of NSW in Randwick to the city.

Part two will connect George Street to Central.

John Stanley looks at the light rail plans and how they will benefit the inner-city area.


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Sydney's Lord Mayor says a new light-rail link between the eastern suburbs and the CBD could break the city's congestion problems.

It's been reported the state government has given approval for a light-rail line between the University of NSW campus in Randwick and Central Station.

Clover Moore says the Sydney CBD is the centre of Australia's premier global city, and the move would be a wondeful step forward.

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  • The light rail news is very good for the people of Sydney. What I have seen of the plans so far are good, but no doubt they can be imporved as time goes on. Good on Barry O'Farrell and Gladys Berejiklian.

    Dudley Horscroft Friday 7 December, 2012 - 2:53 PM

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