The politics of transport: Wellington’s tunnel of love

People love a road Surprise Wellington Mayor Andy Foster has outlined his priorities now that he has the chains to the city following last weeks local body elections. The new Mayor has expressed concerns over mass rapid transit as proposed in the Let's Get Wellington Moving (LGWM) package of transport projects finalised and agreed by … Continue reading The politics of transport: Wellington’s tunnel of love

What happens when you build more roads? – “improving” State Highway One in Wellington

With Let's Get Wellington Moving due to be announced soon (unless it gets delayed again) there has been a lot of discussion on the street about what it will entail. I've a talked about this a few times previously, particularly in relation to the prospect of a light rail line being announced, however one potential … Continue reading What happens when you build more roads? – “improving” State Highway One in Wellington