Auckland Council’s planning committee agreed yesterday to a refresh programme for the city centre & waterfront. A second novelty yesterday came in the form of 4 plan changes – the first batch under the super-city’s unitary plan.
Some grand plans to advance Auckland Council’s 5-year-old waterfront & city centre plans will go to the council’s planning committee on Tuesday.
Auckland Transport starts work this week to add more than 1.2km of new 24/7 bus lanes to the city centre to minimise effects on bus timetables when construction starts on the city rail link this year.
Published 12 October 2012 When councillors run down their city centre with ease, you know a lot of change will be required before it becomes widely accepted as a quality environment. But among the many criticisms at the council’s economic forum on Tuesday came suggestions for improvement: Quality might come. The forum endorsed the approach […]
Published 4 November 2011, image added 9 November 2011 Major downtown office-block owner AMP NZ Office Ltd has presented the Auckland Council with an idea to extend the Takutai Square link along between Quay & Customs St west to the Viaduct Basin. The company put its proposal in a submission on the council’s city centre […]
Published 22 September 2006 Auckland City Council is seeking proposals from the creative sector for temporary events, installations or interventions in the cbd that will contribute to the 2007 Living Room programme. The Living Room series was introduced in 2005 to promote the concept of the cbd as the “living room” of the city. Troupes […]