Birkenhead priority lane may go both ways

Commuters catching buses or car-pooling from Birkenhead to Auckland along Onewa Rd’s pioneering high-priority lane may also get faster trips home. Auckland Transport is seeking public comment on whether to restrict one of the road’s two eastbound lanes to vehicles with at least three occupants during afternoon travel peaks, building on the success of the […]

Wellington Street on-ramp to re-open

The NZ Transport Agency and Auckland Transport (AT) have announced plans to re-open the Wellington Street on-ramp in the city’s busy Central Motorway Junction. The NZTA is planning to re-open the on-ramp to all traffic in about six weeks after the completion of necessary work – including the installation of ramp signals and final pavement […]

T3 lane to stay, says agency

Motorists aren’t using the controversial T3 lane on Northcote’s congested Lake Rd – but Auckland Transport is adamant it’s staying put. It acknowledges that the lane, which requires three people to be in a vehicle, is “under utilised” but says it’s not willing to undertake a six-month trial of it as a T2. Media liaison […]