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Transport 9 Nov 2021

Auckland Transport gets green light to proceed with review of parking

Aucklanders will soon be asked to share their views on carparking in Tāmaki Makaurau and how it is managed in the future.

Climate action 9 Nov 2021

Australasia’s biggest ever electric bus order will remove 10,000 tonnes of emissions annually

Australasia’s biggest electric bus order has been announced and will see a further 152 battery electric buses on Auckland’s roads and will reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the AT Metro bus fleet by an estimated 11 per cent per year.

Heritage 5 Nov 2021

MOTAT to be the new home for the Auckland Dockline Tram

Ten years on from Wynyard Quarter opening up as Auckland’s newest waterfront neighbourhood, the Planning Committee has endorsed the recommendation of the Eke Panuku Board to move the Wynyard Quarter tram to MOTAT.

Climate action 2 Nov 2021

Auckland Transport shines bright at United Nations Climate Change Conference

Auckland Transport’s zero-emission bus fleet will be showcased in a virtual exhibition at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26) in Glasgow this month.

Development 1 Nov 2021

Light rail recommended as best option to transform central Auckland

Communities can find out more about Auckland’s first light rail line, which is set to transform the way people move around the city over the next 50 years.

Transport 29 Oct 2021

Eastern Busway gets green light

The next stage of the Eastern Busway from Pakuranga to Botany in Auckland is gathering pace despite the pandemic’s challenges.

Transport 27 Oct 2021

It’s simple - safer speed limits are saving lives

Auckland Transport has released a report showing a reduction in crashes on key roads where lower speed limits were introduced last year.

Council news 18 Oct 2021

Mark Darrow appointed to AT Board

New member brings hands-on transport and climate action experience to board.

Transport 6 Oct 2021

Feedback sought on proposed speed limit changes around Tāmaki Makaurau

Auckland Transport is asking for feedback on a proposal to change the speed limits of approximately 800 roads around the region.

Transport 10 Sep 2021

Bethells Road set to re-open for local residents

Auckland Transport and its contractor Fulton Hogan have re-built the road after carting in 1000 tonnes of rock. The road will re-open for residents only at 5pm, Friday 10 September.

Transport 3 Sep 2021

A joined-up design proposed to complete Queen Street project

Responding to Aucklanders’ feedback, Auckland Council will deliver the last three stages of the Wai Horotiu Queen Street Project in one cohesive design.

COVID-19 17 Aug 2021

AT welcomes mandatory face coverings on public transport in Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff also encourages everyone to mask-up on public transport.

Transport 16 Aug 2021

Have your say on the design of Glen Innes to Tāmaki Drive shared path

A one-of-a-kind scenic view is being proposed in the latest plan of the Glen Innes to Tāmaki Drive shared path and Auckland Transport is urging residents to have their say.

Transport 12 Aug 2021

A new look at unsealed roads

Auckland Transport is looking at a new way of dealing with Auckland’s 800 kilometres of unsealed roads. The new approach will see AT working with local boards to prioritise work on roads. 

Transport 12 Aug 2021

Auckland Council steps up emissions reduction efforts

Auckland Council has established a Transport Emissions Reference Group to develop options to help achieve the bold emissions-reduction targets outlined in Te Tāruke-ā-Tāwhiri: Auckland’s Climate Plan.