CCC Opposition To Commuter Rail Continues? Where To Now For CR Campaign?

At this stage it’s uncertain where commuter rail proposas for Christchurch will go to in the near future. The article title is based on the understanding that the latest bus system improvement plan seeks to prioritise bus services and make them more viable and attractive to passengers, this includes the rather obvious attempts by CCC… Continue reading CCC Opposition To Commuter Rail Continues? Where To Now For CR Campaign?

Reactivating the Christchurch Transport Blog page

Hopefully this comes through to Facebook automatically where you can see the Christchurch Transport Blog page has been reactivated with a new URL incorporating the full title of “Christchurch Transport Blog”. It is necessary to do this in order to be able to adequately distinguish this blog from other things with “Christchurch” and “Transport” in… Continue reading Reactivating the Christchurch Transport Blog page

NZ First tries to claim moral high ground in airport rail debate

Recently in transport news there has been a lot of debate over the shelving of the Auckland light rail to the airport proposals. Much of that has centred around the role played by NZ First which is implacably opposed to the development, to the extent that their representatives have waged an acromonious campaign throughout the… Continue reading NZ First tries to claim moral high ground in airport rail debate