What are the most important issues for the Transport Strategy refresh to address?

The discussion themes cover evidence, best practice from other cities, options and ideas.

29 July, 2018

Mimi says:

“In places like London & Singapore the public transport from the outer suburbs is fast and efficient with a few minutes between trains. ”

26 July, 2018

Emily says:

“City bike paths. Organised safety behaviour prompts in stations, painted lines of where to wait for a train. Like Japan. ”

26 July, 2018

MarkfromMelbourne says:

“More radial super bike paths with supporting infrastructure. Better public transport. Airport light rail. Sattelite car parking”

26 July, 2018

jen says:

“I live in western Victoria with no adequate train service I have a chronic health condition I drive to Melbourne for easy access”

25 July, 2018

Jonathan Adams says:

“More dedicated bike lanes. More frequent and reliable public transport (not just peak hour). Fewer cars on roads particularly in the CBD.”

25 July, 2018

Al says:

“Prioritise & protect pedestrians, cyclists & public transport. Cars/motorbikes/on-street parking should be progressively reduced.”

25 July, 2018

Robert Ash says:

“I am a motorcyclist & a voter who currently loves being able to park on the footpath legally & I want it to stay that way in future. Thanks”

23 July, 2018

Sacman says:

“MotorCycle Parking on footpaths is important to me as it leaves more parking for cars alone and allows bikes to park easily”

19 July, 2018

David says:

“Melbourne Metro 2 is essential if the vision for Fishermans Bend Employment Precinct is to be achieved”

19 July, 2018

Steve skb says:

“I believe more and more people are starting to ride motor scooters and motor bikes, particularly into the CBD. Footpath parking is essential”

18 July, 2018

Jant says:

“Get rid of the free tram zone. Thousands of people are using it when they should be walking. Also, E.G. Collins St trams delayed by on/off ”

16 July, 2018

Michael Czajka says:

“Integrate motorcycles into the strategy better? Every motorist you switch to motorcycling makes a significant improvement to traffic flow. ”

16 July, 2018

Michael Czajka says:

“Integrate motorcycles into the strategy better? Every motorist you switch to motorcycling makes a significant improvement to traffic flow. ”

16 July, 2018

Peter says:

“Motorcycle footpath parking is important to me. This allows more parking spaces for cars. Footpath parking hinders no one.”

16 July, 2018

Peter Vardy says:

“I would like to see a continuation of parking of motorcycles on footpaths across Victoria. It allows more car parking spaces.”

16 July, 2018

Terry Orford says:

“Need to keep motorcycle and scooter parking on footpaths in Victoria including Melbourne CBD. This will leave more parking for vehicles. ”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“Public transport will improve when all senior politicians do not have access to a chauffeur driven vehicle and the pollies will "drive" it.”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“RACV blue bike docks need to service residents NOT just tourists. Have more docks installed and extend docks to the flat suburbs.”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“Build multi-level carparks at suburban train stations to encourage off peakers to use public transport. Charge just $1 on top of the MYKI.”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“Road rules are only good if they are policed. Police are rarely observed in CBD other than friday saturday nights.”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“Little xxxx Streets banned from cars/trucks during certain hours where practicable”

15 July, 2018

ONC says:

“Make all CBD intersections for all pedestrians to walk in all directions at same time, just like the Elizabeth/Flinders street intersection.”

13 July, 2018

Jeff says:

“We need to reduce cars and on-street parking. We also need to widen footpaths and create more public spaces for people to enjoy the outdoors”

10 July, 2018

charles_oc says:

“The city needs to be accessible to ALL modes of transport. Cars, public transport, cyclists etc.”