A draft business case prepared for Environment Canterbury (ECan), which laid out a Rangiora to Rolleston passenger train service on existing train tracks, with potential to expand to Timaru in the future.
The summary determined establishing a passenger rail service would cost $41m, including $10m for a new central Christchurch station and tourist hub. Annual operating costs were projected to be about $5m.
But ECan chairwoman Jenny Hughey said Government officials advised it would be difficult to get Provincial Growth Fund money for the proposal, despite the summary outlining how it fulfilled eight of the 10 PGF objectives.
Read more here.
Do have a read
WE HAVE A BUSY ESTABLISHED FRANCHISE FOR SALE IN CHRISTCHURCH EAST!
We are looking for DEDICATED AND CUSTOMER FOCUSED PEOPLE to become Exceed franchises to meet the strong demand for our services in Christchurch.
Exceed provides flexibility, extensive support, comprehensive training, strong rewarding income and proven recession-proof structure!
If you know someone that is looking for BETTER WORK LIFE BALANCE, please share this post with them.
This Exceed franchise will provide both lifestyle and a solid return for the right franchisee!
CALL NOW and talk with Tony on 0800 25 25 00 or click the link button for more information.
Immerse yourself in tranquillity