Battery or Hydrogen – that is the question In its mission to drive emissions down from the transport side of the coin, Auckland Transport is looking at both batteries and … Continue reading Auckland Transport to expand Hydrogen Trial with new base in South Auckland
More Urban Roads and Centres up for consideration Auckland Transport is preparing to engage the City again on which roads will have their speed limits lowered. Stage 1 was done … Continue reading Auckland Transport to Start Stage 2 in Lowering Speed Limits in Tāmaki Makaurau #Vision Zero
Nice bus, although I did notice something Yesterday was the launch of the Airport Link E-buses that will service the Airport to Botany Stage 1 route. Despite the weather throwing … Continue reading E-Bus Launch Marks Airport Link Commencement. Airport to Botany Stage 1 goes live June!
This is only the beginning The annual Fare Review for Auckland’s transit has been done by Auckland Transport. While there is a 4% rise signalled which I will talk about … Continue reading Off Peak Transit Fares to be a Permanent ‘Fare’ in Auckland.
The good news is the fix is some paint and some signs On Sunday I was in Manukau attending a Christmas Service meaning I got to see the latest advancements … Continue reading Airport to Botany (A2B) Improvements Continue. Can See a Dangerous Problem at one intersection in Manukau though
The answer is yes – and rather easily The 15 minute City concept, and removing cars out of Osterley Way in Manukau are two subjects well written here at Talking … Continue reading Can Cities Go Car Free?
Joining everything up bit by bit On the back of the Manukau Innovative Street Pilot scheme I blogged on yesterday (see: Manukau Innovative Streets (Tactical Urbanism) Project Humble Beginnings as … Continue reading Southern Auckland Cycleway Expansions Continue – in Mangere and Manukau (with even more Tactical Urbanism)
Consensus and cooperation wins the day As reported in August, Manukau was successful in getting funding from NZTA to do an Innovative Street Pilot or Tactical Urbanism in the area. … Continue reading Manukau Innovative Streets (Tactical Urbanism) Project Humble Beginnings as Project begins
City Centre continues in very fragile state There was a bit of lamination from some of our Auckland Isthmus Urbanist crowd about the lives from Working From Home since Level … Continue reading The Tale of Two Centres – And No It is NOT What One Thinks
There is a reason why Japan’s transit returns a 113% Farebox Recovery Ratio, and we only return 43% As it says above: there is a reason why Japan’s transit system … Continue reading Transit Oriented Developments: They Just Make Sense in a Post Covid World