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Puhinui Station In Papatoetoe Opens To The Public

Saturday, 24 July 2021, 4:25 pm | Auckland Transport

Improved transport connections for South Auckland are here. Minister of Transport Michael Wood and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff officially opened the long-awaited upgraded Puhinui Station in Papatoetoe this morning. A public open day then saw hundreds of ... More >>

Auckland Transport Releases City Centre Bus Plan

Monday, 12 July 2021, 3:44 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) and Auckland Council have released the City Centre Bus Plan, outlining proposals for the next 10 years to ensure the bus network continues to meet the needs of Aucklanders. The bus network in Auckland has undergone many changes ... More >>

Great Nights, Free Rides For Elemental AKL

Monday, 12 July 2021, 11:57 am | Auckland Transport

AT Metro trains and buses are free after 9pm, right through the Elemental AKL festival. Elemental AKL is Auckland’s major mid-year festival with more than 50 events across the region starting on Wednesday. Auckland Transport, supported by the Police, is ... More >>

Investment To Future-proof Auckland’s Northern Busway

Friday, 9 July 2021, 12:21 pm | Auckland Transport

North Shore residents are set to benefit from funding allocated in the Regional Land Transport Plan (RLTP) to improve the Northern Busway. Auckland Transport (AT) completed a detailed business case which is included in the RLTP - proposing enhancements ... More >>

Saving Lives In Tāmaki Makaurau: Public Consultation Approved For Second Phase Of Safe Speed Limits

Monday, 5 July 2021, 10:23 am | Auckland Transport

Last year 36 people died after travelling on Auckland’s roads – this sobering statistic is unacceptable and Auckland Transport (AT) has plans to reduce this number. Part of this plan is to deliver safer, more appropriate speed limits for Auckland’s ... More >>

Auckland Transport Community Bike Fund Open For Applications

Thursday, 1 July 2021, 9:43 am | Auckland Transport

More Aucklanders will be able to get on their bikes thanks to the fifth round of the Auckland Transport Community Bike Fund. The $50,000 fund will provide a boost for community groups to deliver initiatives designed to encourage people to take ... More >>

Record Investment Approved For Regional Land Transport Plan

Monday, 28 June 2021, 5:38 pm | Auckland Transport

A mammoth $37 billion investment plan has been approved today by Auckland Transport’s (AT) Board of Directors – as the Regional Land Transport Plan (RLTP) 2021-2031 gets the green light. The record investment – the largest in Auckland Transport’s ... More >>

Auckland Transport Gets DVFREE Tick To Support Staff Wellbeing

Friday, 11 June 2021, 12:02 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is the first local government organisation in New Zealand to have been awarded the DVFREE Tick - demonstrating a commitment to creating a domestic violence-free workplace where staff who experience domestic violence feel safe and ... More >>

Celebrating The Revamped Karangahape Road

Friday, 11 June 2021, 10:44 am | Auckland Transport

Minister of Transport Michael Wood and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff joined mana whenua to celebrate the completion of the Karangahape Road Enhancements project this morning. Drag artists, dress makers, barbers and shop owners joined a hikoi of more than 200 ... More >>

Giving The (innovating) Streets Back To The People

Friday, 4 June 2021, 12:15 pm | Auckland Transport

The Innovating Streets for People programme continues to gather momentum, with a number of new pop-up, consultation by trial projects rolling out to suburbs in Tāmaki Makaurau. Led by local boards, Kāinga Ora, Auckland Transport, Auckland Council, ... More >>

Safer Speeds On The Way For Auckland Schools

Monday, 31 May 2021, 11:25 am | Auckland Transport

Four Auckland primary schools will soon become a safer destination for children and parents with new safer 30km/h speeds. Auckland schools - Grey Lynn Primary, Glenfield Primary, Birkdale Primary and Summerland Primary - are part of Auckland Transport’s ... More >>

Public Feedback On The Draft RLTP Being Considered

Friday, 28 May 2021, 12:55 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is currently taking account of the 5817 public submissions received on the draft Regional Land Transport Plan for 2021 - 2031. The draft RLTP is the 10-year investment plan for Auckland’s transport network. It details the ... More >>

Road Safety Week: Rodney - We Have A Big Road Safety Problem

Monday, 17 May 2021, 1:14 pm | Auckland Transport

Matakana is a popular getaway destination - known for its stunning views and vineyards, but it’s also where vehicles travel at high speeds through or within the community. As the owner of the busy Matakana Gull station, Gay Smith has seen many near misses ... More >>

The CityLINK Bus Route Goes Electric

Friday, 23 April 2021, 11:48 am | Auckland Transport

Today Auckland’s red buses are going electric. <img src="" width="720" height="480"> As part of Auckland’s Low Emission Bus Roadmap, Auckland Transport (AT) and operator NZ Bus today unveiled ... More >>

Construction Of Trial Cycleway On The Viaduct To Begin This Week

Tuesday, 13 April 2021, 4:28 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) and Panuku Development Auckland are working together to deliver Project WAVE - a trial cycleway through the Viaduct area of downtown Auckland, connecting the Nelson Street and Quay Street cycleways. Additional loading zones, ... More >>

More People-friendly Streets Trialled With The Community, In The Community

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 2:41 pm | Auckland Transport

In an innovative new programme, Auckland Transport (AT) is working with communities and other agencies, making real world changes to our streets while simultaneously gathering user feedback. The programme, called Innovating Streets for People, means ... More >>

Great North Road Upgrade Must Work For Communities As Well As Commuters, Says Grey Lynn And Around

Wednesday, 24 March 2021, 12:24 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is asking for feedback on a series of proposals which, if implemented, would include major changes to Great North Road from Karangahape Road to Grey Lynn. Chair of Waitematā Local Board, Richard Northey, says the proposal ... More >>

10 Year Funding For Auckland’s Transport Welcomed

Friday, 12 March 2021, 12:29 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport welcomes the updated 10 year funding commitment for Auckland’s transport system between the Government and the region (known as the Auckland Transport Alignment Project) released today. ATAP represents a $31billion (up from $28b) package ... More >>

COVID-19 Update: Transport In Auckland Under Alert Level 1

Friday, 12 March 2021, 11:38 am | Auckland Transport

The Government has announced that Auckland will move to Alert Level 1 at midday today, 12 March. This means Auckland Transport (AT) services are largely returning to normal operations. The Government advises the general rule for Alert Level 1 is ... More >>

COVID-19 Update: Transport In Auckland Under Alert Level 2

Friday, 5 March 2021, 4:59 pm | Auckland Transport

The Government has announced that Auckland will be moving to Alert Level 2 at 6am on Sunday, 7 March. Government says it will review level settings at the end of next week. The Government is advising that the general rule for Alert Level 2 is to play ... More >>