Plan to ease congestion on Christchurch’s Northern Motorway to go ahead


From today’s Press: “Environment Canterbury (ECan) has given the green light to an extra lane and cycleway on the Waimakariri Bridge. … Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey was excited “the voice of the Waimakariri community was heard”, while Papanui-Innes Community Board chairwoman Ali Jones was disappointed by the lack of support for rail.”
Click through for the press release from ECan:
https://www.ecan.govt.nz/get-involved/news-and-events/2017/plan-to-ease-congestion-on-christchurchs-northern-motorway-to-go-ahead

Plan to ease congestion on Christchurch’s Northern Motorway to go ahead

Environment Canterbury’s council today approved a variation to the Regional Land Transport Plan to allow a third southbound lane, and a cycle facility, over the Waimakariri Bridge to address congestion.

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