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  1. I think most of the decisions around the district plan are made really. They’re just interpretation of the NPS-UD. I…

  2. The Hot Pink on you Cycleway maps are cycleways that are part of LGWM… They are not in the Council’s…

  3. The consultation process is deeply broken. Everyone knows that, but no one is doing anything about it. Add in the…

  4. Oh boy. Her comments just reinforces the early impression in my head that selecting buses to the east and marrying…

  5. Filosofos – I completely agree with you about Kerry P and John K both sneeringly referring to LR – both…

  6. Well spotted, erentz, that we missed a golden opportunity with JVL. We call it the Matangi Mistake. Wrong type of…

  7. In a flashback to the long distant past, probably to a time when Erentz actually lived in Wellington, former Mayor…

  8. Thanks Filosofos, I’ll be cribbing from your paragraphs. I did have on my list of flaws that there was no…

  9. @nemo & @Guy, this is such an interesting aspect that isn’t clear to me. I’m a lay person and haven’t…

  10. Look, I’m no expert on earthquakes but I know someone who is, so will ask, so thanks for pointing this…

  11. Cheers Guy. Though LGWM calculation’s will be based on housing supply enabled which will all be 6 or more stories…

  12. All things being equal, good design will win. Our old suburbs (think single bay villas in Mt Eden) are full…

  13. Just in case you haven’t seen it today, over on Greater Auckland, there is a massive stoush brewing between those…

  14. Having worked on projects on the Waterfront in Wellington (like many architects in Wellington), I can assure you that these…

  15. This also appears to be true for the Quays, so we’d hope for some consistency at least from LGWM. Seriously…

  16. There’s nowhere on your website to make a comment, that I can see, so I’ll make a comment here and…

  17. That website being http://www.tram-train.org.nz Thanks for that Filosofos.

  18. Great post, and very encouraging that other people are independently coming to the same conclusions as we are! You can’t…

  19. Totally agree. This is something that was discussed a decade or so ago. From an urban perspective it will require…