Its road safety week and we were at the launch. Here is the One News report
Each year, more than 270 000 pedestrians lose their lives on the world’s roads.
Many leave their homes as they would on any given day – to school, work, places of
worship, homes of friends – never to return. Globally, pedestrians constitute 22%
of all road deaths…..
Pedestrian safety: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2013)
Take a look at these bold plans for the St Marys Bay to Britomart waterfront.
The days of council rates and government taxation being the default funding instrument to deliver a mass transit system befitting an international city are fast coming to an end. Auckland’s challenge is to interrogate new methods for funding the multi-billion dollar transport projects in the Auckland Plan.
With the launch of Keep Auckland Moving today we get to restart the conversation. It won’t be an easy car ride finding a new way forward but critical we work together in finding new revenue tools.
Please take the survey at the bottom of the link and share with friends.
Just a reminder that Wednesday 13th March, is Walk2Work Day.
North ‘Walk to Work – free Breakfast’ between 7am and 9am at the following locations:
- Columbus Coffee at Smales Farm, Taharoto Road, Northcote
- Café Massimo, The Strand Takapuna
- Devonport Deli Café, 16 Victoria Road Devonport
- The Coffee Guy, 102 Rosedale Road
- Constellation Bus Station
Safe and enjoyable walking