Subscribe today - find out more
Why you should consider BusinessDesk

$169m for Auckland transit improvements

Staff reporters
Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Puhinui station: smoothing the airport commute. (Image: AT)
Staff reporters
Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Puhinui station: smoothing the airport commute. (Image: AT)

Transport minister Michael Wood expects construction on Auckland’s $100 million northwestern bus improvements project to be complete by late 2022 before work kicks off on the new Westgate bus station in 2023.Funding for the project, which will connect the bus lanes on State Highway 16 between Westgate and Newton and includes new bus stops and the new station, will be split between the covid response and recovery fund and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.Wood said with 100,000 people expected to move into the northwest area in the next 30 y...

Use the information you’ve already given Google to create your subscription.

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

Boats
Dalton blinks: Auckland back in the America’s Cup hunt
Pattrick Smellie | Fri, 17 Sep 2021

Plans to announce an offshore host city for the 37th America's Cup are on hold as two of the three rumoured bidders baulk.

Coronavirus
Bar owner borrowed $30k to cover wage subsidy delays
Michael Andrew | Fri, 17 Sep 2021

Shaneel Sudhakar faced a 22-day delay in payment of the wage subsidy.

Opinion
Bridgecorp’s death knell a timely warning
Paul McBeth | Fri, 17 Sep 2021

A new generation of investors would do well to wander through the corporate graveyard of yesteryear.

Sponsored
Demand driven change an easier route to carbon reduction

Taking a demand-driven approach to carbon reduction will naturally bring us into line with government targets.

Sponsored
Kiwi security technology leading the world

Businesses must take advantage of our home-grown, world-leading, internationally-valued cyber defence systems to manage risk.

Loading...