A lesson on things not always taking the straight path When the Unitary Plan recommendations came out on the Wednesday I did notice quickly that the Hearings Panel did … Continue reading Did the Super Metropolitan Centre Die? #UnitaryPlan + Hotels? UPDATED
South Auckland – it is all happening Two large and equally important projects in the Papakura area are open for feedback. One is the Papakura Greenways Plan and the … Continue reading Have Your Say on Papakura Projects + More South Auckland Project Updates
Exciting things on the way While I am happy (even though the Super Metropolitan Centre concept is for now a no-go) with how the Recommended Unitary Plan had dealt … Continue reading #TransformManukau Update – Exciting Times Ahead
South does pretty well on all fronts Yesterday the Unitary Plan recommendations along with the revised maps came out. For the recommendations and map links see: http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/planspoliciesprojects/plansstrategies/unitaryplan/Pages/home.aspx From Auckland … Continue reading Southern Auckland and the #UnitaryPlan Recommendations
What did the Panel put forward These are raw initial notes on the 1000 pages of Unitary Plan recommendations. I will be doing full write ups from tomorrow through … Continue reading The #UnitaryPlan Recommendations – The Initial Lowdown. UPDATED with Recommendations Overview
Day’s proceedings Today is when the 1000 pages of recommendations towards a reformatted Unitary Plan goes out into the public realm for all to see after two years of … Continue reading #UnitaryPlan Day. What to Expect
Auckland still cheap compared to other international cities There has been a few complaints about Auckland Transport hiking on-street parking prices for the City Centre and City Centre fringes. … Continue reading Parking Expensive? Nope
While we wait for the Unitary Plan to come out tomorrow at lunch time I take a brief return to another City undergoing rapid expansion as Auckland is.
Layton City in Cities Skylines had its heavy rail metro system opened over the weekend with a four station shuttle starting its services.
At the same time expansion continues to follow the main rail line towards the proposed City Centre and its transit hub.
Finally as the continued drive for an 8-80 City continues citywide cycleways open up and boy do the citizens and tourists love using them
All in Layton City as part of Cities Skylines
Beech District introduces heavy rail Beech District while another expansion to the quilt-work that is the Layton City also marks a more historic occasion with the heavy rail metro network no…
A balanced 21st Century City On Wednesday the 1000 pages of recommendations and the reformatted 7,000 pages of the Unitary Plan will be made public for all to see. … Continue reading What I Would Like From the #UnitaryPlan
Can we get turn out above 50%? From Auckland Council: Get on board with the ‘Love Bus for Auckland’s local elections It’s a Kombi van, but not like you’ve … Continue reading Council Campaigns to Encourage #Auckland2016 Vote Turnout