CCC takeover of Christchurch public transport would not improve services

In the Press two days ago it was been revealed that CCC and Ecan have made a joint approach to the Government to transfer the control of public transport services from the regional council to the city council. Such an idea has been proposed in one form or another by the Christchurch City Council since… Continue reading CCC takeover of Christchurch public transport would not improve services

Local government self-interest in transport is pathetic and venal

This is why I generally hate local government. They are mostly self serving, looking for the next pork barrel parochial parish pump issues, all the money goes onto expensive vote buying projects that cost a lot of money to build and run. Infrastructure is neglected, run down or simply ignored. In most regions public transport… Continue reading Local government self-interest in transport is pathetic and venal