Transport

Kāpiti winner in Design a Bus contest

Kāpiti winner in Design a Bus contest

Ellie, 11, from Kāpiti and Bill, 8, from Wellington were today announced as the winners…

April 5, 2021
Metlink is running free fares for Round the Bays

Metlink is running free fares for Round the Bays

To keep carbon emissions low and morale high, Metlink is providing free transport across its…

November 11, 2020
Metlink aligns ads with Community

Metlink aligns ads with Community

Metlink is moving forward with amendments to its advertising policy to better reflect the community…

October 22, 2020

Car Crash Advice

October 4, 2020

Until computers control all our vehicles, we will continue to have crashes because drivers are only human. Unfortunately humans are a bit like hokey pokey ice cream: generally squishy, but with some crunchy bits. So, when accidents happen, there can be a mess. After a crashYou have a legal obligation to stop if you are involved in a crash. Stop immediately and put your hazard warning lights…

Michelle Lewis joins GW Transport Advisory Group

June 14, 2020

Kāpiti’s Michelle Lewis has been selected to join the Public Transport Advisory Group administered by Greater Wellington Regional Council.A Greater Wellington spokesperson said Ms Lewis has a very good understanding of transport issues.”She has experience working in the advisory space for transport for local government, central agencies (New Zealand Transport Agency) and consultancy; has presented to ministers on public transport issues, and boards on regional issues (rail…

Transport Committees plan for reduced carbon emissions

February 20, 2020

Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Transport Committee this week agreed to priorities for transport including contributing to targets that will see reductions in transport-generated emissions.Transport Committee Chair Roger Blakeley says the committee agreed to strategic priorities for the 2019-22 triennium.”These priorities are reductions in transport-generated regional carbon emissions, increases in regional mode share for public transport and active modes, early delivery of public transport elements of Let’s Get…

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