News | Politics
14 Nov 2019 19:51
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Politics

    Wellington's transport plan is expected to get a second vote of support today

    Wellington's transport plan is expected to get a second vote of support today


    The city council will discuss Let's Get Wellington Moving this morning after the regional council backed advancing the first stages yesterday.

    Early work includes improvements to walking, cycling and bus priority in the central city.

    There were some concerns from regional councillors about the project.

    Councillor Roger Blakeley doesn't think it's delivering on targets - with it only set to reduce private vehicles coming into the city by six-thousand.

    He says one of the core objectives is to reduce reliance on the private vehicle and it's currently not a step change.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Politics News
     14 Nov: KiwiRail's putting cracks in Auckland's rail network down to heavy usage
     14 Nov: EQC is still grappling with ongoing claims from the Canterbury earthquakes
     14 Nov: Australian Timothy Weeks and American Kevin King could be released in Taliban prisoner exchange
     13 Nov: The New Zealand Blood Service says today's strike by lab workers won't have a major impact on its services
     13 Nov: NZ Post could be paying up to 38 million dollars to about 22 thousand underpaid former workers
     13 Nov: The Infrastructure Commission chair says it's clear infrastructure growth is slower than what it should be
     13 Nov: Infrastructure advocates say the government's finally catching up, in an area the private sector's been dominating for some time
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    2015 Rugby World Cup star Nehe Milner-Skudder might never arrive in Toulon to take up a three year contract More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    KiwiRail's putting cracks in Auckland's rail network down to heavy usage More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Nick Cannon likes to be called "corny" 19:44

    Entertainment:
    The late Whitney Houston once planned to confront Wendy Williams after she gossiped about her alleged relationship with Robyn Crawford 19:14

    Rugby:
    2015 Rugby World Cup star Nehe Milner-Skudder might never arrive in Toulon to take up a three year contract 18:57

    International:
    Hello from Earth: The story of Australia's first interstellar message 18:47

    Entertainment:
    Dolly Parton has lots of tiny tattoos hidden on her body 18:44

    Basketball:
    The Tall Ferns know they must win their opening game tonight at the Olympic Pre-Qualifying Series in Auckland 18:37

    Entertainment:
    Selena Gomez has had to "learn" forgiveness 18:14

    Accident and Emergency:
    State Highway Six near Murchison is staying closed overnight and all tomorrow after a a falling boulder hit a vehicle about 2pm today 18:07

    Rugby League:
    Nathan Brown is joining the Warriors coaching staff 17:47

    Entertainment:
    The 'Gossip Girl' reboot will feature "non-white leads" and have "a lot of queer content" 17:44


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd