Recent history of CCC campaign to take over control of Christchurch public transport

Well since yesterday I have learned that TraNZport has been commenting on the CCC campaign for control of PT services and their latest post addresses this matter specifically. In a nutshell, they have clarified some of the recent process of the joint approach by Ecan and CCC to the Minister of Local Government regarding the… Continue reading Recent history of CCC campaign to take over control of Christchurch public transport

Auckland Transport not the shining example CCC could follow

Last time I blogged about Auckland Transport being lauded by Christchurch City Council and Environment Canterbury as a model to follow for an integrated public transport network in Christchurch. The two organisations had made an approach to the Government to fast track the transfer of public transport responsibilities to the City Council, which has been… Continue reading Auckland Transport not the shining example CCC could follow

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