Opinion

How to Get Wellington Moving

David Greig
Tue, 16 Feb 2021

Traffic jam in Wellington's Mt Victoria tunnel
David Greig
Tue, 16 Feb 2021
A review of the strangely named Let’s Get Wellington Moving (LGWM), a set of transport policies, caused a political flurry last week.   The ‘health check’ review was mainly about processes and governance weaknesses and recommended a pause. The reaction from the region’s mayors was that we should just get on with it.However, that would be easier if it was clearer what LGWM is.LGWM was developed after a proposed overpass by Basin Reserve was unfortunately stopped in 2015, throwing public transport and r...

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