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November 12, 2020

Driver’s Month may come with a side of greenwashing

Councillor Jessy Khera's Driver’s Month initiative has kicked off, offering incentives for people to drive and park in the city throughout November. A planned showcase of electric cars in Rundle Mall as part of the project has been labelled by one councillor as "a bit of greenwashing".

August 26, 2020

What could be better than driver’s month?

In response to the City of Adelaide's planned driver's month this November, CityMag reached out to four CBD business owners for their take on the idea aimed at bringing patronage back to the city, and how they think it could be done better.

September 14, 2020

Free public transport is bringing the fight to driver’s month

The City of Adelaide has supported two motions that would see subsidised tram, train and bus tickets and free bike-riding lessons in the CBD. Councillor Robert Simms proposed the ideas and says it's a good result following “the disappointment of driver’s month.”

August 13, 2020

The City of Adelaide is undermining its environmental gains

A month after announcing a move to 100 per cent renewable energy, the City of Adelaide has supported one motion to encourage more cars to enter the city, and another that will see the council take a stance against climate activists Extinction Rebellion.