1168Replies20pc fewer stepping on the train, tram or bus By MATT WILLIAMS 16aug05 THE number of South Australians using public transport has dropped by almost 20 per cent in the past two months. Transport Department figures obtained by The Advertiser show there were 3,607,000 "initial boardings" on the bus, train and tram network in July - down by 18.7 per cent from 4,280,000 in May. The May-to-July boardings fell at almost double the rate of the same period last year, when there was a 9.9 per...Last reply by PeFe in Infrastructure/Transport Development 21 hours ago
2276RepliesThis is from the Advertiser. Rail costing demand 11jan06 THE Opposition has urged the State Government to release all costing documents on its plan to electrify Adelaide's rail system. Transport spokesman Iain Evans said the Government needed "to level with the community and release those costings today". TransAdelaide is undertaking a feasibility study into electrifying and upgrading the suburban rail network. I didn't even know they were looking...Last reply by PeFe in Infrastructure/Transport Development 21 hours ago
126RepliesRIP ... Wheels Magazine Yep, that's the big loss in all of this.Last reply by Vee in The Pub 1 day ago
71RepliesToday's AFR reports the former DTEI building in Walkerville has been sold and will be converted to apartments. The 1960s 9 level office building has 18,000sqm of space and sits on a 1.2 hectare site. It sold for $10mLast reply by jk1237 in Metropolitan Development 1 day ago
62RepliesWith some of the recent outbursts - on these forums and elsewhere - on how this attitude or that behaviour is "an Adelaide thing" or "only in Adelaide", I thought it may be a good idea to collect some counter-examples to help deflate that notion. Let's make this a collection of evidence that the same kind of small-mindedness and self-flagellation people complain about here is actually a more global pattern; that while there are things that we don't like about local...Last reply by monotonehell in The Pub 1 day ago
Adelaide CC - Submission by Hassell
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:49
This isn't what will be built at the Adelaide Convention Centre site, but rather a submission by Hassell in the open design comp. Woods Bagot have won the tender for it's design, but just for a future point of reference i'll post up what Hassell came up with.
Thanks to Metro for the find.
More info on the Adelaide CC thread here.
CC8 / Aust Tax Office - U/C Update
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:42
Xaragmata has posted some more progress shots of City Central Tower 8 / ATO building in case you're interested to see how construction is moving along.
And here's an early render of the building from 2009.
For more pics and info, mosey onto our forum thread here.
Fullarton Living Choice - SWP
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:34
AG has noted that demolition has commenced on the site of Fullarton Living Choice. Approval was granted in December for a retirement village to accommodate up to 333 residents in across two four storey buildings.
Residents appear to be glad to see the former Julia Farr building, which has fallen into disrepair, demolished.
Here's a render of the development posted by Wayno in December last year.
More info in our forum thread here.
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