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Two absurd plans from Jo

by Lindsay Shelton
I’ve received a green election brochure from Jo Coughlan. In it, she says that if she becomes mayor she will “put Wellington’s film industry on the global map.” It’s an absurd statement. Read more »

Transport issues: Jo Coughlan

We’ve been asking mayoral candidates to tell us their views about transport issues in the city. The questions were prepared by the Transporting Wellington blog. Here’s the sixth response, from Jo Coughlan. Read more »

Rebooting Wellington’s transport

by Ian Apperley
Mayoral candidates are promising everything from second tunnels to a billion dollars in new roads, flyovers, more cycle lanes, cheaper public transport and an end to congestion. All well and good, but not achievable and old thinking. Read more »