Further delays derail rapid transit
Written on the 17 November 2009 by Tom Reid
The two-month slippage means that construction on the blown out $940 million first stage will now start in March 2010.
Poole also outlined the importance of private-public partnerships moving forward on the project.
He says once complete in 2014, the Gold Coast will be at the forefront of modern transport systems world-wide.
Department of infrastructure and planning Ed Eber, says the development, which includes an expansion of Griffith University to include medical facilities and the possibility of a village to accommodate the city’s bid for the 2018 Commonwealth Games highlights the importance of the Rapid Transit System’s linkage to the university.
Author: Tom Reid