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?!
Confirmation of APEC means investment needed It was confirmed yesterday that Auckland will indeed host the 2021 APEC conference. From the Office of the Mayor Phil Goff: AUCKLAND TO … Continue reading APEC 2021 Confirmed to be in Auckland. Need Southern Airport Line NOW!
Auckland Transport still refuse to improve frequencies At the beginning of the year I had blogged on how Auckland Transport Refuse in Improve Rail Frequencies. Today Transport Blog released a post … Continue reading Our Passenger Trains CAN Go Faster!
Westhaven – City Centre Cycling Proposals lacking I don’t usually foray into City Centre active mode transport options but what Auckland Transport have proposed that could have implications on … Continue reading Cities Skylines Could Show Auckland Transport Actual Cycle Paths to the City Centre