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Auckland transport issues to come under the grill tonight

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 10:37 am | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) has organised a public meeting tonight and invited key transport groups to highlight issues across Auckland. More >>

Public Transport Funding Needs a Boost in Budget Today

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 8:39 am | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) has high hopes todays budget will deliver on key public transport investments. More >>

AT Unsustainable - Govt Intervention Fully Supported

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 4:03 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) fully supports the call by the “Open The Books” group for a major review of Auckland Transport (AT). More >>

AT Must Keep Trains Moving

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 12:38 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) is concerned train passengers will suffer through potential mass train cancellations due to the employment dispute between train maintenance staff and their Spanish employer Construccones y Auxilliar de Ferrocarriles ... More >>

West Auckland Commuters Left With Dreams

Friday, 5 April 2019, 3:41 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association would like the Minister of Transport, Phil Twyford, to urgently get on board with Trains To Huapai. More >>

Council Urged To Prioritise Downtown Light Rail

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 1:47 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) urges both Auckland Transport and the Government to prioritise planning and construction of a light rail tram line between Britomart Transport Centre and the Wynard Quarter as part of its recently ... More >>

Strong Public Support For Faster Trains

Monday, 8 October 2018, 2:32 pm | Public Transport Users Association

Organisers expect strong support at tomorrow’s public meeting to highlight why a train link to Auckland Airport is better than the Governments preferred choice of a slow tram via Dominion Road or a user-unfriendly bus transfer shuttle via Puhinui ... More >>

Time For A Serious Train Solution To Auckland Airport

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 9:47 am | Public Transport Users Association

An urgent public meeting has been called for Tuesday 9th October to highlight why the Government and those behind the scenes promoting trams/light rail and bus links to the airport have got it all wrong. More >>

Government Funding Fails Christchurch Public Transport

Monday, 3 September 2018, 2:08 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Government’s National Land Transport Programme announced on Friday is seen as a massive fail for the development of public transport in Christchurch and wider Canterbury. More >>

Council Called To Sort Out Wellington Bus Mayhem

Monday, 23 July 2018, 11:26 am | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users’ Association (PTUA) is concerned with the poor implementation of the new Wellington bus network affecting thousands of commuters. More >>

Light Rail Beguiling But Wrong Answer

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 12:45 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Government’s recent announcements that they are to accelerate the procurement process for light rail to the airport and to the NorthWest including Kumeu, exaggerates the viability of the project says the Public Transport Users Association. More >>

Passenger Safety Win. Public Meeting Called Off

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 3:47 pm | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association is claiming a win for passenger safety this week as Auckland Transport has decided to review its previous decision to remove Train Managers from all trains. More >>

Passengers Oppose Train Safety Reductions. Public Meeting

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 4:14 pm | Public Transport Users Association

Over the past week the Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) has surveyed train passengers at Papakura, Britomart and Henderson stations, as well as online, about Auckland Transport’s plan to remove Train Managers from all trains. More >>

Passengers Asked to Support Rail Strike for Safety

Friday, 8 December 2017, 9:37 am | Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association would like to remind passengers that the strike by railway staff in Auckland tomorrow is caused by both Auckland Transport and multi-national corporation Transdev attempting to cut costs instead of increasing ... More >>

Political & Practical Advantages of Trains to Huapai

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 9:39 am | Public Transport Users Association

Opportunities to use existing infrastructure in Auckland are being overlooked this election, as political parties scramble to fast track grand expensive new projects, says the Public Transport Users Association (PTUA). More >>

Disuse of Auckland Rail Line a ‘Bloody Shambles’ Say Locals

Monday, 24 July 2017, 10:05 am | Public Transport Users Association

Sunday 23 July 2017 - The disuse of existing rail infrastructure in growing North West Auckland was labelled ‘a bloody shambles’ by members of the audience at the Helensville electorate ‘Trains to Huapai’ candidates’ debate today, Sunday ... More >>

Public Transport Candidates’ Debate Helensville

Saturday, 22 July 2017, 2:07 pm | Public Transport Users Association

Public Transport Candidates’ Debate, this Sunday 23 July Saturday 22 July 2017 The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) is hosting an election candidates’ public transport debate for the Helensville electorate, at 2pm, this Sunday 23 July ... More >>

‘Trains to Huapai’ campaign launched

Monday, 17 July 2017, 4:19 pm | Public Transport Users Association

A ‘Trains to Huapai’ campaign has been launched by the Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) to push transport authorities to link the fast-growing North-West area to the regional rail network with a diesel shuttle service from either Swanson ... More >>

‘Trains to Huapai’ campaign launched

Friday, 14 July 2017, 7:32 pm | Public Transport Users Association

A ‘Trains to Huapai’ campaign has been launched by the Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) to push transport authorities to link the fast-growing North-West area to the regional rail network with a diesel shuttle service from either Swanson ... More >>

Taumarunui Solution For Auckland Rail Overcrowding

Monday, 27 February 2017, 3:15 pm | Public Transport Users Association

Auckland rail commuters face overcrowded carriages and confusing timetables as Auckland Transport prepares to launch a new rail timetable on March 12th. More >>

 

 

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