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ETC meets with Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan

By | 2018-02-27T13:38:17+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Blog post|

The Eastern Transport Coalition recently met with Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan and Shaun Leane MP at Parliament of Victoria to discuss our transport priorities for the Eastern Region. Our Councillors did an excellent job of presenting our case for increased services for our local communities. We have an exciting year ahead of us! Pictured, [...]

Project 8: Upgrading the Croydon Station Precinct

By | 2017-08-24T18:25:44+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Blog post|

Croydon is a great place to live and work, but the area around Croydon Station is congested and inefficient. By elevating the rail line, we can remove the Coolstore Road level crossing and completely revitalise the area with new shops, more parking, better bus connections and brand new open space. Want better public transport and [...]

Project 3: Extending tram route 75

By | 2017-08-08T11:21:18+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Blog post|

https://youtu.be/oFQt_CDqZWM Extending the route 75 tram to Knox Central would give more options to commuters and provide better connections between local businesses. It just makes sense – and that's why it's on our list. The 50 projects we advocate for will make Mebourne's east more livable and prepare for population growth. For the full [...]

5 reasons to choose public transport

By | 2018-02-27T13:38:17+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Blog post|

Public transport is crucial to the growth and wellbeing of our community. The Eastern Transport Coalition (ETC) strives to give commuters in Melbourne's east access to safe and convenient public transport modes with frequent and reliable services. Here's a few reasons why we think you should choose public transport next time you're heading out:

The ETC invited to comment on the CGD draft Integrated Transport Plan 2017-22

By | 2018-02-27T13:38:17+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Blog post|

The ETC welcomes the opportunity to provide comment on the City of Greater Dandenong draft Integrated Transport Plan 2017 - 22. As City of Greater Dandenong state on their website: Transport is central to our modern way of life. It connects us with our families, friends and community as well as to resources, employment, and [...]