Manukau and Panmure doing exceptionally well On top of the announcement yesterday that Auckland’s rail patronage had hit 14 million trips (annual) (Rail Breaks 14 Million Threshold) did Transport Blog also … Continue reading 2015 Rail Station Boarding Stats Released
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City Centre East-West Connections
Improving Connections Through the City Centre
Yesterday Transport Blog via a Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act (LGOIMA) request posted on plans to improve both the east-west links in the Auckland City Centre as well as (as a result) vitality of the City Centre.
Transport Blog have done their own commentary on this and I’ll leave the commentary at that (see: The City East West Transport Study )
What have done is attach the document as an embed so that you can read the PDF which is at 44MB in size without busting your bandwidth (via downloading) – especially if on a tablet or mobile device.
The City Centre East West Link Report – courtesy of Transport Blog
At 274 pages long I have not read it fully yet myself but from what I have seen it is certainly interesting and doable over time. The catch is will we have political will power to do it…
Time will tell as it always does
So How About our Centre Right Councillors Being With the Government
Government wants “loopy” regulations gone As Transport Blog quite rightfully said and as I have noted in my various submissions over the last four years in winding back loopy planning … Continue reading So How About our Centre Right Councillors Being With the Government
The CRL Targets
Are we talking to the right person to get the City Rail Link started early If you mean by talking to Minister of Transport Gerry Brownlee then no … Continue reading The CRL Targets
Coming Up This Month With South Auckland Public Transport
Interchanges and Rail Links March will be a pretty big month for both Auckland Transport and the Auckland rail network. This month AT is due to release (well present … Continue reading Coming Up This Month With South Auckland Public Transport
NZTA to Speed up some Transport Construction Projects?
Seven Projects Under Active Consideration I caught a Tweet from Transport Blog stating that the Government was looking at speeding up a suite of motorway projects: Government motorway package … Continue reading NZTA to Speed up some Transport Construction Projects?
Transport Blog’s Alternative to the East-West Link Motorways
Something Simple, Less Complex, More Beneficial and Less Destructive Transport Blog this morning posted up the alternative to the gold-plated East-West Motorway options being proposed by NZTA and Auckland … Continue reading Transport Blog’s Alternative to the East-West Link Motorways
World’s Most Liveable City? Part Two
A Motorway that will Rip the Heart out of Two South Auckland Communities This is a rather “angry” post and what is being proposed by Auckland Transport and NZTA … Continue reading World’s Most Liveable City? Part Two
World’s Most Liveable City?
Err Are We Meant to be the World’s Most Liveable City? Or Worlds most “paved” city? The East-West Link that seems to be a priority one transport project in … Continue reading World’s Most Liveable City?
City Building – A Conference on City Building
Building a 21st Century City – For All of Auckland Tomorrow I will be with like-minded individuals representing pretty much most aspects progressive Auckland. The “micro-conference” is being organised … Continue reading City Building – A Conference on City Building