Infrastructure & transport

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5 steps to save cities from the driverless cars

The autonomous future is coming at us at full speed and poses a potential threat to daily life in our cities and suburbs not seen since the invention of the automobile.

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Infrastructure Australia’s latest priority list causes upset

Three road projects, two rail projects and an airport are Australia’s top infrastructure needs recommended for funding, according to Infrastructure Australia’s latest priority list, but not every state is happy about the assessment.

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Pedestrian death puts driverless car regulation under spotlight

Researchers have warned we must not lose sight of the life-saving potential of autonomous vehicles, following the death of a pedestrian who was hit by one of Uber’s driverless cars while crossing the road in Tempe, Arizona in the US.

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Future Transport strategy signals end of the car’s reign

In 2056, most of Sydney’s 12 million residents should be able to get to their destinations within 30 minutes by public transport, walking or cycling, according to the NSW government’s just-released Future Transport 2056 strategy. They might even be flying around in automated drones.