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  1. I think there is a great big “watch this space” on light rail — particularly in Auckland and maybe also…

  2. Also: Light rail and upzoning are intrinsically linked. Though yes Auckland and Wellington should buy the same kit, though only…

  3. Counterpoint: we do need to rush into sorting out zoning and housing. Million dollar average home prices are one of…

  4. Hello “Vee” – what happened was “not right”? That’s an understatement! Yes – what happened was an attempted coup, following…

  5. Surely you meant to say, “SAD!”

  6. While I agree that what happened at the US Capitol was not right, wow this place has some serious Trump…

  7. “The danger is, of course, that more people will try to drive in, and that less people may take the…

  8. (puts on as plummy, Oxbridge-educated Boris-sounding waffley voice as possible): “Given that Boris has written some 23 books (https://www.goodreads.com/author/list/370871.Boris_Johnson )…

  9. Notable that the Donald and Charles III seem to share so many architectural prejudices with Hitler and Mussolini. Does anybody…

  10. Is it just that the Beehive is not designed in a Classical manner that stops the mobs sacking Wellington? Or…

  11. My comment was a mere 7 seconds later than yours! I think it is going to be a tricky 4…

  12. …and no sooner had I published that than I read that at long last, Twitter has permanently suspended his Twit…

  13. For what it’s worth he has been suspended from Twitter https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/world/434263/us-president-donald-trump-banned-from-twitter He has enough rump Republicans to block another impeachment,…

  14. @Starkive, with more to come :( It certainly looks like the Wellington Co’s ARO development on the car park on…

  15. Does anybody really have a problem with Taranaki St and Kent’n’Cambridge Tce (followed by Adelaide Rd) becoming boulevards of high-rise…

  16. Thanks Luke ! Glad to hear that you’re enjoying it. What’s it like where you are? Are you locked down…

  17. Well I’m just stoked the blog survives! Wellingtonians overseas need to get their fix somehow.

  18. Ding Ding Ding, … Swan Lane is a perfect chance to allow the businesses fronting it. ( floriditas, Ugly Bagels,…

  19. Isabella Cawthorn on Adieu

    Ps: After a rain mushrooms appear on the surface of the earth as if from nowhere. Many come from a…