19 November 2019

People first, at last

Edition No 13, August 18 2006

Online editors: Helen Twose and Gemma Scott

MAIN STREET REVAMP: Queen St is set to be narrowed as part of a $7 billion revamp to make Auckland city more attractive for pedestrians.
The four-lane section between Wellesley St and Victoria St is likely to be narrowed as part of a new urban design proposal to “give priority to pedestrians over cars,” says Deputy Mayor Dr Bruce Hucker.
Photo by: Marc Checkley

Shadows cast on development
By Marc Checkley
Inner city residents in Auckland’s Emily Place have been thrown a lifeline after the council stalled palns to build a commercial property on their door-step.
But questions still remain about the site’s future.

Airport marae naming will wait for Queen’s burial
By Qiane Corfield
The naming of Auckland International Airport’s marae could be delayed following the death of Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu.

Also in this issue:

Maori Wardens: Keeping order on the “animal train” Kids clubbing: How young is too young? Dan Carter: On life as an All Black

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