Electric Train Fleet Grounded [updated]

This Saga is fast becoming intolerable   I was going to do a post in follow-up to Transport Blog’s Why are the electric trains so slow? in light of Stuff’s article yesterday: New Auckland trains can’t speed up There is no point doing that post any more when you see this: Electric trains are temporarily being replaced on…

Papakura Town Centre from north end
Source: http://amerinz.blogspot.co.nz/2009/10/auckland-views-papakura.html

So How About our Centre Right Councillors Being With the Government

Government wants “loopy” regulations gone     As Transport Blog quite rightfully said and as I have noted in my various submissions over the last four years in winding back loopy planning rules that entrench the housing unaffordablity situation Auckland current has. From Transport Blog Taskforce to Tackle Loopy Rules … how about they start with some that…