Of all the very many complaints one hears about ACTION the time it takes to get from Belconnen to Civic is one that never comes up.
And yet it remains a fascination for the Stanhope Government.
Long term followers of the Legislative Assembly still giggle at plans for the magical time travel busway which promised to cut 15 minutes off the 14 minute trip.
Jon Stanhope is now trying to put a positive spin on his “new bus lane” on Belconnen Way.
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Regular users of that arterial road have until now been using this “new” lane as the left hand lane of an already congested road.
But heck, we’re doing it for the planet kids!
- “The ACT Government will continue to invest in enhancing the ACT’s bus services to encourage more Canberrans to make the switch and leave the car at home,” Mr Stanhope said.