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AGAINST

Community Alliance; Liberal; Liberal Democratic; Sustainable Australia

FOR

Green; Labor; Like Canberra; Sex Party

Brindabella

AGAINST

Andrew Holt ; Joel McKay

Ginninderra

AGAINST

David Edwards; Kim Huynh; Vanessa Jones

UNKNOWN or QUALIFIED OPPOSITION

Canberra Community Voters; Ian Coombes; Vijay Dubrey; Emmanuel Ezekiel-Hart; Leigh Watson

FOR

Lea Zangl

Kurrajong

AGAINST

Richard Farmer; Peter Robinson; Lucinda Spier

UNKNOWN or QUALIFIED OPPOSITION

Marea Fatseas; Jeff Isaacs;

FOR

Mike Hettinger; Graeme Strachan

Murrumbidgee

AGAINST

Margaret Webber

FOR

Robbie Swan; Brendan Whyte

Yerabi

AGAINST

 

UNKNOWN or QUALIFIED OPPOSITION

Mandy Cottingham; Daniel Evans

FOR

David Pollard

RECENT ARTICLES

September 22 2016, City News Why light rail’s not worth the ride

September 9 2016, The Canberra Times We must talk light rail

September 8 2016, RIOTACT The best arguments for light rail just aren’t very good

 

Network cost $65,000 per household

Woden Tram Nonsense

 

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Hang on for a half hour Gungahlin-Civic ride: 140 (68%) standing passengers!


Dulwich Hill city-bound light rail. Photo: Ben Rushton

 

Letter Writers' Poll
(published letters to The Canberra Times)

Each letter writer is counted only once irrespective of the number of letters published.

For Light Rail
Against Light Rail
Neutral

100
285
56

22%
65%
12%


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