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Article: Bid to lift public transport use
« on: July 05, 2013, 05:45:11 AM »
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Bid to lift public transport use

Bid to lift public transport use

A parliamentary committee has handed down a damning report into public transport in southern Tasmania.

After a 12-month inquiry, the Legislative Council Committee has delivered 29 recommendations.

They include a review of the public bus company Metro Tasmania and a trial of an integrated ferry service on Hobart's River Derwent, lasting at least a year.

Inquiry chairwoman Adriana Taylor says Hobart's public transport figures do not compare well with other Australian cities.

"It's way below. There's a graph that shows public transport in every capital city and we are far and away the lowest users of public transport," she said.
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Re: Article: Bid to lift public transport use
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2013, 07:16:38 PM »
Hobart has a shocking bus network. Illegible routes, low frequency. They really could learn from the BUZ concept.
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