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Planning, development and land use

'Planning and land use' often overlaps with environmental and mining issues, so the articles listed are less comprehensive than the overall planning issues confronting Queensland.

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A housing affordability crisis in regional Australia? Yes, and here’s why

Andrew Beer writes in The Conversation (27.1.17) about how the housing affordability 'crisis' in regional Australia has a long history, be... More »

Is there a jobs mismatch in the draft Regional Plan for South East Queensland?

Policy Online carries a link (17.1.17) to an article posted at the 'Urban Developer' blog site, asking whether there is an appropriate bal... More »

Positioning Australian communities for City Deals

Policy Online carries a link (9.1.17) to a SGS Economics and Planning article analysing the economic and social elements that can suc... More »

The keys to unlock Northern Australia have already been cut

Patrick White and Russell McGregor write in The Conversation (13.12.16) about how, while only about 5 per cent of Australians live in the ... More »

Turnbull’s report card on urban transport projects reveals narrow economic focus

Brian Feeney writes in The Conversation (9.12.16) about how the Turnbull government is touting the economic benefits of an infrastructure ... More »

ShapingSEQ regional plan gives ‘stakeholders’ a bigger say than citizens

Brian Feeney writes in The Conversation (1.12.16) about how the draft plan for Southeast Queensland largely takes a 'provide land for the ... More »

From the Gold Coast to Geelong: how cities are shaping visions of their futures

Colin Russo writes in The Conversation (29.11.16) about recent initiatives which see regional cities, including some on Queensland's Gold ... More »

Using value capture to help deliver major land transport infrastructure: roles for the Australian Government

Policy Online carries a link (16.11.16) to a Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development discussion paper inviting communit... More »

Spectacular cost blowouts show need to keep governments honest on transport

The Grattan Institute's Marion Terrill writes in The Conversation (24.10.16) about how 'over the past 15 years, Australian governments hav... More »

New south-east Queensland plan looks at unlocking land, focuses on affordable living

The ABC's Chris O'Brien reports (20.10.16) on the Palaszczuk Government's release of the draft South East Queensland Regional Plan, the first new v... More »

Can the private rental sector provide a secure, affordable housing solution?

Gavin Wood and Rachel Ong write in The Conversation (19.10.16) about the shortage of housing stock in Australian cities for low-income fam... More »

Driving change: Australia’s cities need a measured response

Policy Online carries a link (10.10.16) to an Infrastructure Partnerships Australia report which analyses the journey times ... More »

Why ‘green cities’ need to become a deeply lived experience

Benjamin Cooke and Brian Coffey write in The Conversation (4.10.16) about the current moves in many urban centres in Australia, and around... More »

'Sustainable Development or Suburban Destruction?': Stafford 'Town Hall' debate series

Dr Anthony Lynham MP, State Member for Stafford and Minister for State Development, is hosting a debate about suburban development between Chair of... More »

Infrastructure Australia's infrastructure priority list

Policy Online carries a link (9.9.16) to an Infrastructure Australia report outlining the highest priority proposed infrastructure project... More »

Queensland infrastructure spend at 10-year low: report

Cameron Atfield reports in the Brisbane Times (30.8.16) on an analysis of ABS data showing a continuing downward trend in governments' inf... More »

Why 100 years without slum housing in Australia is coming to an end

Emma Baker and colleagues write in The Conversation (25.8.16) about the looming shortage of public housing in Australia, suggesting that g... More »

Land clearing legislation down to the Speaker's vote

Amy Remeikis reports in the Brisbane Times (18.8.16) that Labor's vegetation management laws 'will go down to the wire, with the parl... More »

Ditching Logan’s public-private regeneration sets Queensland back on social and affordable housing

Hal Pawson writes in The Conversation (25.7.16) about the Palaszczuk Government's decision to not go ahead with a joint public-private con... More »

A tale of five cities: applying foresight to shape their futures

Colin Russo explains in The Conversation (21.7.16) how municipal authorities in some Australian cities are using a 'foresight' approach to... More »

High-speed rail? At $200 billion we’d better get it right

Peter Newman writes in The Conversation (18.7.16) about a new proposal for a high speed rail route to run between Melbourne and Sydney, se... More »

Vital Signs: it’s time to borrow to build

Richard Holden writes in The Conversation (15.7.16) about the current global financial conditions, if not necessarily the political condit... More »

Queensland’s 50-year vision for its southeast must take heed of all region’s future needs

Colin Russo writes in The Conversation (14.6.16) about the state government's proposal and call for submissions to revise the Southeast Qu... More »

Gold Coast to consider three locations for cruise ship terminal

Tony Moore reports in the Brisbane Times (7.6.16) on details of the Gold Coast City Council's plans to construct a cruise ship terminal at... More »

Brisbane Metro construction will create 7000 jobs: deputy mayor

Cameron Atfield reports in the Brisbane Times (7.6.16) on details of the Brisbane City Council's plans to construct an underground 'metro'... More »

 
 

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