"The new towers are collectively delivering a new suburban-sized residential population. It is as if there is a new suburb called Northbourne that includes those living 100 metres either side of the corridor," writes PAUL COSTIGAN.
"The ACT Greens have been part of the ruling coalition government for a decade or more, yet trees are coming down, suburbs are redeveloped resulting in less shrubbery and fewer birds," says "Canberra Matters" columnist PAUL COSTIGAN.
"Serious considerations need to be given to re-establishing an ACT government-funded public art and sculpture program. The whole city needs to benefit," writes "Canberra Matters" columnist PAUL COSTIGAN.
"The biggest issue is the lack of heritage listings for Canberra’s mid-century buildings and residences. The National Trust is on the case, but such an initiative should be embraced urgently by the ACT government," writes PAUL COSTIGAN.