Greater Christchurch urban development constraints from Christchurch International Airport

As we know which has been covered in this blog in various forms previously, we do have an interest here in rail suburban passenger services on the Christchurch-Rolleston and Christchurch-Rangiora rail corridors. The current pattern of urban development in Greater Christchurch is impacted by the location of Christchurch International Airport and the imposition of noise… Continue reading Greater Christchurch urban development constraints from Christchurch International Airport

Labour’s Christchurch public transport funding promise in-depth and how the rail industry needs to steal the initiative [2]

As a follow on to my previous post [1] with the same title as this one, I have now discovered a very relevant article by financial journalist and Newsroom managing editor Bernard Hickey. His topic is a commentary on why Kiwibuild has failed as a policy and what the implications are for solving the housing… Continue reading Labour’s Christchurch public transport funding promise in-depth and how the rail industry needs to steal the initiative [2]

Labour's Christchurch public transport funding promise in-depth and how the rail industry needs to steal the initiative [2]

As a follow on to my previous post [1] with the same title as this one, I have now discovered a very relevant article by financial journalist and Newsroom managing editor Bernard Hickey. His topic is a commentary on why Kiwibuild has failed as a policy and what the implications are for solving the housing… Continue reading Labour's Christchurch public transport funding promise in-depth and how the rail industry needs to steal the initiative [2]