Greens Call for Common Sense on Public Transport

Greens candidate for Indooroopilly Jake Schoermer has called on the Queensland government to abandon its wasteful and punitive Tertiary Transport concessionary card.

At a rally against the TTC today  in the Brisbane CBD, Mr Schoermer promised, if elected, to work to abolish the TTC within parliament.

More public transport, fewer toll roads needed


The poor uptake of the multi-billion dollar Airport Link Tunnel highlights the need for better public transport for Queenslanders rather than more roads and tunnels, say the Queensland Greens.

Greens present 3 ideas to get Brisbane into the top 10

The Queensland Greens would identify and consult with community-minded activists and experts for the next wave of innovative ideas, clever infrastructure and simple policy initiatives. It is these innovators that are going to be the key to making Brisbane one of the top ten liveable cities in the world over the next decade.

Sunnybank election campaign -Quest newspapers

The local Quest newspaper (The Southern Star) has gone into election mode.  They have identified Public Transport, Brothels and Crime as issues in the electorate of Sunnybank.  This week’s edition also carried a front-page article on the issue of student housing in the area (Griffith University sits on the boundary of the Sunnybank electorate).  Also in this week’s ed