Forwards or backwards A guest post from Ed Clayton who has written for the blog before coving Green Infrastructure especially around Storm Water. I’m writing a few days after Tāmaki … Continue reading Ed Clayton: Thoughts on Auckland flooding. Is there a Way Forward?
No more status quo! Yesterday’s poll result presented polar opposites debate how to go forward with the Mayoral campaigns in Auckland. As a brief cap the poll yesterday showed Wayne … Continue reading If I was running for Auckland Council: My Five Point Vision for Auckland
Free Fares Might Help ease cost of living in Auckland Fares Free Public Transport? Does it work and how much could a regular or even non frequent user of Public … Continue reading How does an extra $27/week sound? Fares Free Policy Offers (Potential) “Tax” Cut to Living Costs (Transport)
Time to get Auckland moving Auckland Transport have released their updated with Parking Strategy (and technically Bus/Active Mode Strategy as well) for public consultation. As mentioned, it is an update … Continue reading Auckland Transport Prepares to Bring Auckland into the 21st Century (finally) with Parking and Transit Lane Strategies
Guest Post by Matthew Beardsworth – North Shore urbanist, transit user, & disabled advocate On Friday 28 January 2022, the New Zealand Government selected tunnelled light rail option for the … Continue reading Guest Post: If we’re going to tunnel light rail, do it right!
Platitudes are not wanted by roading authorities The day the Transport Minister, and NZTA launch their Road to Zero campaign does the cynicism from everyone else start piling on in … Continue reading NZTA’s Road to Zero Campaign Marred by 121% increase in Auckland’s Road Death Toll (and we do not even have full 2021 figures yet)
Is New Zealand getting the worst of both worlds when it comes to transport? This is a guest post by Harrison Fernandes-Burnard. All views expressed are personal. With the announcement … Continue reading Guest Post: New Zealand Currently Getting the Worst of Both Worlds When It Comes to Transport
Outdoor dining to be made more streamed line. Pressure continues on Auckland Transport The following is from Auckland Council in regards to outdoor dining spaces in reaction to the Omicron … Continue reading PLEASE SHARE: Auckland Council on Outdoor Dining Spaces during Pandemic Era. Also more should be done by Auckland Transport, and Panuku
Network to be expanded under Climate Change Targeted Rate In all the fuss about Mayor Phil Goff’s Annual Plan 2022-2023 Proposal including the (not needed Targeted Rate as it should … Continue reading South Auckland to get New Bus Routes with Existing Routes to be Reinforced. Industrial Complexes not forgotten about – for once by Auckland Transport. BUT MORE BUS LANES NEEDED!
Amenities and Infrastructure you say? Support Three Storeys With the Resource Management (Enabling Housing Supply and Other Matters) Amendment Bill closing for submissions today and yours truly submitting on this … Continue reading Going Three Storeys as Standard Operating Procedure in Urban Auckland – A very short post