scoop.co.nz 17 Mar, 2021 02:45 am

Public consultation closing on Friday for regional transport plans

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March 17, 2021 Business, Latest Headlines, Politics, PressRelease Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council The community still has time to have their say on shaping the future of public transport in our region, with public consultation on the draft Regional Public Transport Plan 2021 (RPTP) and draft Regional Land Transport Plan 2021 (RLTP) closing on Friday.Both proposed plans have ambitious goals to reduce public transport emissions, drive an increase in ‘mode shift’ to walking, cycling and public transport, while maintaining customer satisfaction and better road safety.” “There is still time for the public to share their thoughts on the proposed direction on the design and delivery of public transport services, information and infrastructure across the Wellington region.To learn more about what these plans and to share your thoughts on transport in the region visit: https://haveyoursay.

Transport Committee Chair Roger Blakeley says there has been an enthusiastic response to giving feedback from across the region.” “It’s important that we hear from our diverse communities so the decisions we reach better reflect the varying needs across the region,” says Cr Blakeley.

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