Bus, Rail transport, Commuter rail, Locomotive, Public transport, Rapid transit

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On Sep 29, 2020
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RT @cjsbishop: The Greens want to rip up the existing Melling rail line, convert it to light rail, and then from Western Hutt station put it through the Hutt CBD (not to Waterloo... but to Epuni). No extension of the line to Kelson/Belmont. https://t.co/LVqibMVITT
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Faster, more frequent commuter rail The Green Party’s Regional Rapid Rail Plan will create new daily passenger services to Wairarapa, Palmerston North (including Ōtaki and Levin), and eventually Whanganui. Funding Priority projects for Wellington are funded from existing Let’s Get ...

On Sep 29, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @cjsbishop: The Greens want to rip up the existing Melling rail line, convert it to light rail, and then from Western Hutt station put it through the Hutt CBD (not to Waterloo... but to Epuni). No extension of the line to Kelson/Belmont. https://t.co/LVqibMVITT
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Faster, more frequent commuter rail The Green Party’s Regional Rapid Rail Plan will create new daily passenger services to Wairarapa, Palmerston North (including Ōtaki and Levin), and ...

Greens plan to connect provinces, major cities via rapid passenger rail

Greens plan to connect provinces, major cities via rapid passenger rail

A multi-billion dollar public transport plan is how the Green Party aims to reduce emissions and congestion if elected.

Julie Anne Genter: Why the ‘New Zealand Upgrade’ falls short

Julie Anne Genter: Why the ‘New Zealand Upgrade’ falls short

The Green Party transport spokesperson writes on the good, the bad and the ugly of the big infrastructure announcement. It is election year and it is time to decide where we are ...

Wellington Light Rail

Wellington Light Rail

The other day there was an article in the Dominion Post about the Wellington Light Rail proposal. Specifically it was concerned with explaining how light rail would work in the city, ...

What I think Christchurch will be like in 2030?

What I think Christchurch will be like in 2030?

Science has not yet mastered prophecy. We predict too much for the next year and yet far too little for the next 10. Neil Armstrong

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Smart Bus technology should be deployed to collect high-quality data for a new, public online bus performance dashboard that displays customer-focused performance metrics, including Excess ...

Rail Issues and Options

Rail Issues and Options

RT20 Kapiti Coast Loop (Raumati-Waikanae section) RT21 Akatarawa Rail Route Electrification Extension RE1 Extension of Electrification to Waikanae RE2 Electrification Extension to Otaki ...

Mass Rapid Transit in NZ – a guide to some myths

Mass Rapid Transit in NZ – a guide to some myths

This article first appeared at TraNZport blog The recent news that a study into mass rapid transit has (finally!) been funded by NZTA for Christchurch, is a pretty good reason to celebrate ...

A Vision for the Dan Patch Corridor

A Vision for the Dan Patch Corridor

Last year I posted about the potential for regional rail in the Twin Cities and Minnesota, and for this post I’ll be focusing on a route that has been of interest to me for over a decade; ...

Wellington's Mt Vic the first of three tunnels in Election 2020 battle

Wellington's Mt Vic the first of three tunnels in Election 2020 battle

Parties have come to the party on Wellington transport, but will it get the city moving?