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Transforming transport for climate is key to reducing emissions in Auckland

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OPINION: A complete shift in policy is needed to transform Tāmaki Makaurau into a healthy, safe, equitable, and low emission city.

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Transforming transport for climate is key to reducing emissions in Auckland

Transforming transport for climate is key to reducing emissions in Auckland

OPINION: A complete shift in policy is needed to transform Tāmaki Makaurau into a healthy, safe, equitable, and low emission city.

$60m public transport project for South Auckland railway station

$60m public transport project for South Auckland railway station

A contract has been awarded for a major new public transport project in south Auckland, which it's hoped will ease the regular gridlock traffic on the way to the airport. The $60 million ...

Auckland light rail canned for now as Government parties 'unable to reach agreement'

Auckland light rail canned for now as Government parties 'unable to reach agreement'

The proposal has been referred to the Ministry of Transport for further work.

Policy | A case for a unified metropolitan transport authority

Policy | A case for a unified metropolitan transport authority

The current urban governance structure for transport is highly-inadequate and ill-equipped to deal with the problems facing it. These structures were put in place long before modern ...

3. Partner with the private sector to develop the next generation of mobility systems

3. Partner with the private sector to develop the next generation of mobility systems

Urban mobility is transforming, and thanks to megatrends such as digitization and urbanization, citizens are at the wheel.

Construction starts on $1.4b Eastern Busway

Construction starts on $1.4b Eastern Busway

High frequency, rapid transit bus travel for East Auckland is a step closer with construction underway for the first stage of the Eastern Busway project.

The Role of Urban Mobility in Providing Accessibility

The Role of Urban Mobility in Providing Accessibility

Providing accessible and adequate travel conditions allows residents to access, integrate and live with cities

'Bulging at the seams': Auckland, a super city struggling with its own success

'Bulging at the seams': Auckland, a super city struggling with its own success

The government dreamed of a metropolis that is a beacon to all but the pace of change has left some behind and others disillusioned

ALL ABOARD – the new E-Buses that will form the Airport Line (A2B) Fleet

ALL ABOARD – the new E-Buses that will form the Airport Line (A2B) Fleet

E-buses mark new era Even with the Phil Goff Retrenchment Budget (see: Goff Retrenchment Budget sees Vision Zero Slashed. Consequences = 90 Extra Deaths or Serious Injuries on our Roads ...

Future challenges in urban mobility

Future challenges in urban mobility

Part of the “Future Proofing Your Business” hub at the World Congress, this roundtable focused on understanding the future urban mobility landscape.

How to build a road (or a cycleway), and who pays for it

How to build a road (or a cycleway), and who pays for it

National wants to unleash a decade of roadbuilding, but do the party's promises stack up?

Singapore embraces the future of mobility

Singapore embraces the future of mobility

In its efforts to become a smart, sustainable and liveable city, Singapore charts a course of action for the faster adoption of autonomous vehicles.

Why we're committed to walking and cycling

Why we're committed to walking and cycling

There has been a lot of commentary recently about whether anyone really uses our cycleways, and if they are worth the investment that we, NZTA and Auckland Coun

10 years to turn Auckland into Copenhagen

10 years to turn Auckland into Copenhagen

In order to meet its emissions reductions targets, Auckland will have to add thousands of kilometres of cycleways and electrify vast swathes of its passenger fleet.

It will take more than a few cycle lanes to make green, pandemic-proof cities

It will take more than a few cycle lanes to make green, pandemic-proof cities

The coronavirus lockdown gave a glimpse of what cleaner cities can look like, but as people turn to private cars for safety from infection, pollution could soar

Auckland smartens up its thinking

Auckland smartens up its thinking

A recent Government report explored New Zealand's smart city potential.