At the last election 5% of the population voted for the Australian Motorists Party and for no one else at all.
The Liberals appear determined to at least get second preferences from One Nation on Wheels voters and so today we have Vicki Dunne weeping for the commuters of West Belconnen.
The car park that is William Hovell Drive for Canberra’s morning commuters is being ignored by ACT Labor, according to Member for Ginninderra, Vicki Dunne.
“For too long, West Belconnen residents in particular have had to put up with long traffic queues and delays on William Hovell Drive,” Mrs Dunne said.
“These delays are exacerbated by as yet unresolved traffic congestion on the exit from the GDE to Parkes Way.
“I am concerned that the GDE, a road delivered ten years late and at twice the original budget, still does not deliver the efficient traffic flows it promised.
“So, today I will be introducing a motion calling the government to action.
“My motion calls on the government to gather traffic data, analyse it and then report to the Assembly by 1 May on the results.
“It also calls on the government to tell the Assembly and the people of Canberra, particularly those stuck in traffic, what its strategy will be to alleviate the congestion.