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Get Your Feedback In
Yesterday Auckland Transport kicked off the consultation round on the Southern Auckland public transport network. We have until early August to “review” what is proposed and submit our feedback for AT’s consideration.
You can check the website dedicated to this over here: “New Public Transport Network”
Emphasis is placed on the following steps before you fill in that submission form:
Consultation is open on the New Network for South Auckland from 19 June to 4pm, Friday 2 August 2013.
To find out about the proposed changes and have your say we suggest you follow these three steps:
Step 1: Watch the video if you haven’t already, to understand how the New Network will transform Auckland’s public transport system.
If you are visually impaired or need assistance to complete the feedback form due to a disability, call our contact centre on 09 366 6400 and a call centre staff can complete the form on your behalf.
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Source – Auckland Transport
I notice AT have gone quite the length to communicate across as many mediums and in many languages as possible. I suppose that is owing to the diversity of those who live in South. So credit to Auckland Transport for their actual genuine attempt in reaching out across the spectrum in their communication – well done (and finally).
I have gone through the maps already and will be forming up my feedback soon. I notice the off-peak frequencies for the connector and especially the Local Services are a bit of a disappointment. A disappointment if the frequencies drop right back to hourly which does no one any good and continues to force car use unnecessarily. So AT has a bit of work to do in that department before the entire thing is finalised…
So what are your thoughts on the proposed network for the South? Comments welcome below.
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