Wellington needs smarter road pricing

News release from Congestion Free Wellington 7 June 2017 Wellington needs smarter road pricing, say transport advocates Transport advocates are calling on the Government to introduce road pricing in Wellington. John Rankin, a spokesman for Congestion Free Wellington, says smarter road pricing is an essential tool in addressing traffic snarls at rush hour. “Drivers already [...]

Why congestion-free Wellington

Last night, Congestion-Free Wellington held its first public meeting, which unanimously supported the following statement. LGWM (Let's get Wellington moving) is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape the city's future form. The problem is that the demand for road space exceeds supply; if we do nothing, congestion will continue to get worse. The root cause is [...]