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Monthly Board report June 2014

Ko Te Kai a Te Rangatira – Ko te kai a te rangatira, he korero (The sustenance of leaders are conversations) Ko te  tohu o te rangatira, he manaaki (The mark of leaders is generosity) Ko te  mahi a te rangatira, he whakatira i te iwi (The work of leaders is to unite the people) […]

Conference report back: Velo-City Global 2014

I attended a very special celebration of cycling at the Velo-City 2014 conference in Adelaide in May with member Christopher Dempsey from the Waitematā Local Board. It was the first time the world’s premier cycling planning conference has been hosted in the southern hemisphere to offer opportunities for cycle advocates, practitioners, decision makers, policy makers, […]

Getting parking right for Auckland

I’ve just attended the Velo-City 2014 conference in Adelaide.  One of the best speakers was Tim Papandreou, Director of Strategic Planning & Policy at the San Fransico municipal transportation agency.  Tim spoke about the range of strategies his agency is employing to achieve sustainable streets. One of the most important tools, he says, is parking demand […]