59 days ago

Poll: Do you agree with the proposed congestion charge of $3.50?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Drivers could be taxed $3.50 to enter the CBD during peak hour.

The congestion charge of up to $3.50 could be implemented within three years under a proposal unveiled by officials.

It is hoped a congestion charge would spur people to leave their cars behind but there are concerns those who are less well off could feel the pinch.

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Do you agree with the proposed congestion charge of $3.50?
  • 23.2% Yes
    23.2% Complete
  • 70.2% No
    70.2% Complete
  • 6.6% Undecided. It's too complex.
    6.6% Complete
1925 votes
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If cutting emissions is the big goal - why put up PT fares ?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Auckland is this year getting serious about reducing carbon emissions. Transport is the city's biggest single emitter. So how does it make sense to hike public transport fares? Read the story below:

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22 hours ago

Ponsonby road demolition

Raewyn from Ponsonby

Late 1800s house being demolished as I write this . What? I thought there was an historical overlay on this area.. council ???

14 hours ago

Painting for Women (Beginners)

The team from Auckland Women's Centre

Painting can be very therapeutic and a great way to practice mindfulness while doing something fun. Learn basic painting skills with acrylic including mixing skills, brush skills, as well as some tips and tricks along the way!

Cost: $60-$120 sliding scale
The cost of materials will be in addition to the cost of the course and will vary depending on what you already have or wish to learn. This will be discussed at the first session.

To enrol email info@womenz.org.nz or call 09 376 3227 xtn 0

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