The Issue At Glance
Free Public Transport
What it is and why it's happening
Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews today said that while public transport would be cheaper, Labor’s plan to remove the level crossings and kickstart the Melbourne Metro rail line was the best option for Melbourne’s future.
However some could argue that the low price of myki makes it close to free anyway or that trams will get more congested and be worse off. However it is up to you to decide where you stand