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Now Is The Time To Deliver The Original SkyPath

Sunday, 3 October 2021, 5:54 pm | GetAcross

SkyPath Observation Deck view The GetAcross campaign welcomes the news that the Cycle Bridge will not proceed and instead NZTA will investigate lower cost options to create a connection for walking and cycling across the Waitematā. Transport Planner ... More >>

SkyPath Is Back

Saturday, 2 October 2021, 5:49 pm | GetAcross

Having run out of what NZTA claimed were superior alternatives, it’s time to get on with SkyPath. Christine Rose, Chair of GetAcross says “SkyPath is consented, cost-effective and has been approved by NZTA’s Board” - see attached letter from ... More >>

Public to get first look at proposed harbour bridge pathway

Thursday, 11 August 2011, 5:10 pm | GetAcross

Public and private groups investigating the feasibility of a pathway design on the Auckland Harbour Bridge have jointly agreed a design to be put forward for approval by NZTA. The design is to be publicly unveiled on Sunday, Aug 21 at 3pm at Wynyard ... More >>

Bridge partnership announced

Monday, 3 May 2010, 9:17 am | GetAcross

Promoters of the walking and cycling pathway on the Auckland Harbour Bridge have signed an agreement to work in partnership with Hopper Developments. More >>

Pathway on Bridge no cost to Transport Agency

Friday, 27 November 2009, 11:43 am | GetAcross

Months of technical work and investigation have revealed a potential solution to enable walking and cycling access on the Auckland Harbour Bridge. GetAcross spokesman Bevan Woodward says, “Having talked to the Transport Agency and received independent ... More >>

Time for TA to take walking & cycling seriously

Monday, 25 May 2009, 9:51 am | GetAcross

After watching more than 5,000 people stream across the Auckland Harbour Bridge, GetAcross spokesperson Bevan Woodward says: “This is an incredible outcome. We are blown away by the high turn out of Aucklanders and their determination to get ... More >>

Police will provide safe passage if NZTA says so

Friday, 22 May 2009, 5:02 pm | GetAcross

The Police advise that if the Transport Agency’s Wayne McDonald says ‘Yes’ on Sunday morning, then the Police will provide us safe passage across the bridge. This was confirmed in a meeting between Police representatives Supt John Kelly and ... More >>

Transport Agency referred to the Auditor-General

Thursday, 21 May 2009, 2:54 pm | GetAcross

The GetAcross campaign is lodging a complaint with the Auditor-General over the NZ Transport Agency’s unprofessional and misleading conduct in regard to the Auckland Harbour Bridge walkway and cycleway study. GetAcross spokesperson Bevan Woodward ... More >>

NZTA: 'Kill it', GetAcross: 'Trial it!'

Wednesday, 26 November 2008, 4:01 pm | GetAcross

The NZTA Board has announced that it will not support the walkway and cycleway on the Auckland Harbour Bridge, a decision GetAcross’s spokesman Bevan Woodward says “was very disappointing, given the strong support the walkway and cycleway has ... More >>