Stuck at home? Nothing to do? Why not make a submission and let Council know what you think?
The following transport consultations that are currently open, with their closing dates. If you can, please submit in favour of people-focused, low-carbon transport.
Tue 31 March, Wellington City Council/Let’s Get Wellington Moving consultation on central city safer speeds, limiting speeds on most central Wellington streets to 30km/h: https://lgwm.nz/saferspeeds/. (Cycle Action Network has produced this handy short submission guide: https://can.org.nz/safer-speeds). Or click here to see the MVRA’s draft submission.
Wed 1 April, applications close for membership of Greater Wellington Regional Council’s new Public Transport Advisory Group: http://www.gw.govt.nz/public-transport-advisory-group-2/
Tue 14 April, Wellington City Council consultation on parking policy: https://www.letstalk.wellington.govt.nz/managecityparking
Wed 22 April, NZTA consultation on the Accessible Streets package, designed to improve safety for footpath users, encourage active modes of transport, and support the creation of more liveable and vibrant towns and cities: https://www.nzta.govt.nz/about-us/consultations/accessible-streets
Mon 27 April, Ministry of Transport consultation on the Draft Government Policy Statement on land transport: https://www.transport.govt.nz/multi-modal/keystrategiesandplans/gpsonlandtransportfunding/gps-2021/