How to get suburbanites out of their cars

Published on 21/07/2022 at 9:50 pm.

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The Government has extended half-price public transport fares until 2023 - excellent news for many who use it for regular commutes and other trips. Auckland is frequently cited as one of the world's most expensive cities for public transportation fares.

While public transport offers a great solution to myriad urban problems, including pollution, congestion, parking, and the high cost of car ownership, its full potential in low-density suburbs remains unrealised. This is because of the growing distance between people's homes and points of public transit as our suburbs expand, making it harder to get to the train station or bus stop efficiently.

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