Daily Archives: October 27, 2014

RAC / MRWA trial lights up congestion solutions

A landmark RAC / MRWA trial using technology to improve the performance of traffic signals has found peak hour congestion can be considerably decreased without the need for new infrastructure.

The trial focused on the section of Orrong Road between Francisco Street and Oats Street, and was the second stage of a two-year study initiated and funded by the RAC, with the WA State Government as a key partner. RAC commissioned Aurecon Consultants to undertake this independent study.

ANZAC Centenary: Putting the car before the horse

As well as its impact on individual soldiers and their families, WW1 had a huge effect on Western Australian society, including on the burgeoning car industry and its auto club. Stephen Williams takes a look at WA and the motor-car circa 1914.

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