Re: [carfree_cities] Auckland calling
- What's going on in New Zealand? Are they trying to out-US the US of A?
How is public transport there, is ridership good in Auckland? Are they
building any new rail lines to counterbalance the freeways?
----- Original Message -----
From: "ownworldnz" <ownworld@...>
Sent: Monday, December 08, 2003 5:23 PM
Subject: [carfree_cities] Auckland calling
> Here in Auckland, New Zealand we are battling against the City Council
> who want to destroy a beautiful part of the city and replace it with a
> motorway. See www.stem.org.nz for many more details.
> If you would like to help up please send an e-mail to the following:
> John Banks (mayor) 307 7585 mayor@...
> Williams Cairns (Councillor, Hobson Ward ) 3792020 cr.cairns@akcity.
> Scott Milne (Councillor, Hobson Ward ) (0274) 946 321 cr.milne@akcity.
> Victoria Carter 529 1121 cr.carter@...
> Greg McKeown (Councillor & Chair of Transport Committee) 630 1351 cr.
> Juliet Yates (Councillor, Eastern Bays Ward ) 528 0581 cr.
> Doug Armstrong (Councillor, Eastern Bays Ward ) (025) 967 770 cr.
> Bill Christian 527 8648 cr.christian@...
> Sherryl McKelvie (0274) 744 431 cr.mckelvie@...
> In the email please state
> 1 - we oppose the construction of the uneccessary Eastern Motorway
> 2 - we would prefer Auckland to invest money in public transport
> 3 - enlightened cities are looking at ways of eliminating the need for
> cars, not encouraging them.
> Also, please pass this email on to your friends. Together we can make
> a difference.
> many thanks
> webmaster STEM
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