New study into PT in Auckland

An interesting opinion piece in the Herald this morning from Dr Imran Muhammad of Massey University. Momentum must begin with fresh look at the problems facing Auckland’s network. Auckland is renowned for its congestion and has some of the worst levels of public transport provision in a western city in the developed world. Eighty-seven per cent of Aucklanders travel to work by car and get stuck daily in traffic. Just 7 per cent use public transport to get to work. Why is this the case, and why are some buses in Auckland always empty? Ask anyone on the streets of Auckland, and the response is often that Auckland public transport …
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