You’d think a data centre would be the sort of thing any sane town would want.
Nice clean jobs, encourages better data connections, sits on the edge of town behind barbed wire minding its own business.
But this is Canberra, where nothing is ever so simple.
To that end Andrew Barr has announced that the data centre proposal is going to be asked to complete an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
This, happily, punts the issue out past the election.