Christchurch Transport Blog: Rangiora / Kaiapoi Express Bus Numbers Well Short Of Viable For Trains

First published on Christchurch Transport Blog Read More Between 2016 and 2020, the New Zealand government built an extension of the Christchurch Northern Motorway as a part of its Roads of National Significance programme, at a cost of $240 million. This created a more direct and faster transport route between QEII Drive in Christchurch and… Continue reading Christchurch Transport Blog: Rangiora / Kaiapoi Express Bus Numbers Well Short Of Viable For Trains

Christchurch Transport Blog: National’s Attack On Public Transport Not A Gaffe?

First published on Christchurch Transport Blog Read More On 12 April 2022, the leader of the National Party, Christopher Luxon, was quoted in a news article saying “public transport needs to stand on its own feet. It can’t be subsidised or underwritten … it has to be able to build on its own case“. The… Continue reading Christchurch Transport Blog: National’s Attack On Public Transport Not A Gaffe?

Christchurch Transport Blog: Collaboration, Cooperation and Coadvocacy

First published on Christchurch Transport Blog Read More CTB is a blog that covers a wide range of transport interests. For example, CTB supports public transport, including bus and rail services. In any space, it is obviously in everybody’s interests to collaborate, cooperate or coadvocate as much as possible to achieve an outcome. For example,… Continue reading Christchurch Transport Blog: Collaboration, Cooperation and Coadvocacy