Not all the recent transport news is doom and gloom for cyclists. There is a beacon of hope… The Great Harbour Way might finally see some progress. All going well, work should start in the next few years. Fingers very tightly crossed!
This from the council:
Press Release – Wellington City Council
The inclusion of the Ngauranga to Petone section of the Great Harbour Way cycle and walking path in yesterday’s announcement of the Government’s transport priorities is an exciting development, says Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown.
The Great Harbour Way is included in a $1.25 billion package of transport initiatives for the region as part of the National Land Transport Programme for 2012-15, announced by Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee.
See here for more details. (Comments are safe and sensible to read! Hoorah!)