A Redux from the Campaign in 2017 that has now become reality Labour has committed to the Congestion Free Network 2.0 and fast-track rapid transit to the airport – light … Continue reading A REDUX: How those rail lines to the airport will actually work
Stoddard Road sub optimal In my Thursday post Northern Airport Line (Central Line) Accelerated? Auckland Transport Say Extremely Risky While CRL is being Built I outlined three risks that could scuttle the … Continue reading Where to Place the Light Rail Depot for the Northern Airport Line?
Super Metros return formally into the Auckland Plan – well nearly With the Auckland Plan 2050 Development Strategy looking at Auckland becoming a multi-nodal city (see: #AucklandPlan2050: NODES! Or Rather … Continue reading #AucklandPlan2050 – The Return of the Super Metropolitan Centre with the Nodes
Nodes and Metropolitan Centres. None are missing it out In my Auckland City Centre and Manukau City Centre. Major Centres and the Auckland Plan Refresh it was pointed out that the Auckland … Continue reading The Auckland Plan And THE NODES. Why Manukau, Albany and Westgate are Nodes and Takapuna is Not
Manurewa-Papakura Area Plan endorsed The last Planning Committee of 2017 was held yesterday and I am pleased to report that it was all squared up by 12:30pm (in other … Continue reading Planning Committee Decision Digests – November 28, 2018: Auckland Plan Refresh a Go for Consultation
Auckland Plan Refresh set for consultation Today at the Planning Committee the draft Auckland Plan Refresh will be approved to go out for consultation next year. The Auckland Plan … Continue reading Auckland City Centre and Manukau City Centre. Major Centres and the Auckland Plan Refresh
Bringing Auckland into the 21st Century In writing this I was made aware how things were going in Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region. Needless to say both are … Continue reading Panuku Should Be Like Hong Kong’s MTR – for a 21st Century Auckland
Plan Changes approved From Auckland Council: Council moves forward on transformative City Centre and Waterfront plan Auckland Council approved the next stage to improve and develop Auckland’s city centre … Continue reading Planning Committee September 2017 Digests. City Centre Master Plan Refresh To Start
Refreshment time In 2012 the City Centre Master Plan came out and in 2015 the Central Wharves Strategy came out both to fanfare. Fast Forward to 2017 and it … Continue reading Council to Refresh City Centre and Waterfront Plans
Not flash Caught this yesterday on Twitter As an overseas visitor to Auckland, I felt very unwelcome as a pedestrian. Halsey/Wellesley area heavily prioritizes cars over people. pic.twitter.com/ea1XShlVlN … Continue reading A City For Cars or for People?!