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by Goodsy
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4247
Views: 549251

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

What is here? It looks like a good site for a new tram depot. https://www.google.com/maps/place/34%C2%B056'14.7%22S+138%C2%B030'55.2%22E/@-34.937421,138.5131433,818m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m6!3m5!1s0x0:0x0!7e2!8m2!3d-34.9374205!4d138.5153315 emergency runoff space for the runway, or space for future le...
by Goodsy
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4247
Views: 549251

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

what a shock https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/adelaide-city-loop-and-north-adelaide-tram-plans-shelved-until-after-2022-state-election/news-story/639c21518546d3dbc213e0dde3ea2543 Adelaide City Loop and North Adelaide tram plans shelved until after 2022 state election Paul Starick ...
by Goodsy
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 905
Views: 192220

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

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by Goodsy
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [PRO] Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line
Replies: 222
Views: 31648

[PRO] Re: Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line

How about this. Loop the line back around through Wingfield Build a new station at the back of the Woolsheds, use Commonwealth games as an excuse to redevelop them, Athletes Village could go there convert the Outer Harbour line from the current Port Adelaide station to light rail with a Port Adelaid...
by Goodsy
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: SA Economy
Replies: 397
Views: 87007

Re: SA Economy

the North Terrace Health Precinct should keep expanding. build over the top of the rail lines, have it wrap all the way around to Bowden ontop of the Parklands. It should emulate the Texas Medical Precinct https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Medical_Center The Texas Medical Center employs over 106,0...
by Goodsy
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [PRO] Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line
Replies: 222
Views: 31648

[PRO] Re: Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line

Figures from the budget quoted by the Premier's website: [*]Ovingham Crossing (Torrens Road) = $231 million [*]Hove Crossing (Brighton Road) = $171 million [*]Portrush/Magill Road intersection = $98 million [*]Fullarton/Cross Road intersection = $61 million [*]Goodwood/Springbank/Daws Road intersec...
by Goodsy
Sat Jun 22, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [VIS] Interstate Trains at Adelaide Railway Station
Replies: 75
Views: 19752

[VIS] Re: Interstate Trains at Adelaide Railway Station

How do we attract to Virgin Trains to come to Adelaide and run services between Adelaide and Melbourne? By all means let GSR run cruiseships on rails whereas a company like Virgin could focus on no frills services. you can't attract an international company like that without proving that they could...
by Goodsy
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 4095
Views: 542133

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

are people already forgetting all the backlash the seaford line upgrade had to deal with?

by Goodsy
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments
Replies: 1314
Views: 219488

Re: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments

First article I've seen on the Salt Flats for a while https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/messenger/north-northeast/housing-concept-for-salt-fields-at-dry-creek-near-globe-derby-park/news-story/dece7a60feaa33e181802f43993bfd24 Soil and fill dumped on salt fields at Dry Creek for potential housing project...
by Goodsy
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: The SA Politics Thread
Replies: 1030
Views: 184296

Re: The SA Politics Thread

What's with this inflammatory shit in the middle of the article? Screen Shot 2019-05-31 at 12.16.55 pm.png They are taking the piss at a clearly out of touch politician. I mean the UN, what a complete knob of a bloke. Taking the piss? They’re a newspaper, not fucking Mad Magazine. Well.. it's the A...
by Goodsy
Thu May 30, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines
Replies: 2454
Views: 496079

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines

Hooligan wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 11:59 am
Why people on this site so obsessed with moving the airport? It's in a great location.
the only logical reason to move it would be to remove height restrictions in the CBD
by Goodsy
Tue May 28, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Public Transport Service & Policy
Replies: 1838
Views: 257413

Re: News & Discussion: Public Transport Service & Policy

PeFe wrote:
Tue May 28, 2019 5:55 pm
Free public transport....nothing is free.....it just means someone else is paying.
road users would be the ones paying, to get other road users off the road and onto public transport
by Goodsy
Tue May 28, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 4095
Views: 542133

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

I feel that every station between Salisbury and Adelaide would definitely benefit from relocation of the ARTC line. It forms a massive barrier to access and movement, and limits the scope for other improvements; for example, potential passing loops at major stations or platform widening. Build the ...
by Goodsy
Mon May 06, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: The Federal Politics Thread
Replies: 595
Views: 121674

Re: The Federal Politics Thread

https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/national/federal-election/federal-election-2019-policy-matchmaker-which-party-are-you-most-compatible-with/news-story/d3698826d789a2ac83420b6bd1c5b536 There's a small questionnaire about policies which matches you with a party. I'm matched 66% with the Center All...
by Goodsy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Buses
Replies: 666
Views: 111421

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Buses

Islington is a good example of virtually zero access, and provides a strong case against approval of the Kaufland supermarket development that was unfortunately recently approved for the site. Yes, Islington should be a major interchange with Regency Rd. Freight trains on the standard gauge track o...