Penlink – Auckland’s highest ranked transport project and one of the least costly - “So let’s give it the priority for action it deserves!”

Keep up your messages to political candidates to get Penlink built and open within five years. Having been brought forward into the current decade (2018/19 – 2027/28) in the updated Government – Auckland Council aligned transport programme (ATAP), there is now nothing holding it back (except political indecision) from an immediate start.

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Great news! Penlink promoted on to Auckland transport’s “fast lane” agenda

The Auckland Chamber’s campaign push for the Penlink Project to be completed within five years has achieved its first target – it is on Auckland and Government’s agenda for fast-track action.

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Wanted Urgently – Investors to fund Penlink’s construction

The new Crown Infrastructure Partners company set up by Government this week with the job of attracting private investment in roading and water infrastructure is the first firm indication of a tool that could facilitate ‘ready to go’ Penlink’s immediate construction.

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Penlink down-grade rumours as trade-off for an early build

The Chamber’s Penlink campaign is being peppered with rumours that transport planners have proposed down-grading the confirmed 4-lane 7km Penlink Project into a 2-lane road and bridge as a way to improve its business case.

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Wainui housing development acceleration without Penlink - “slap in face to Silverdale business”

The Government announcement setting up Crown Infrastructure Partners to accelerate investment in roading and water infrastructure for the Wainui Housing Development in Silverdale could make already bad traffic congestion even worse.

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Support growing for NZTA to ‘takeover’ Penlink

The Chamber’s Penlink campaign proposal that the 7km Penlink route be classified as part of Auckland’s state highway network to enable NZTA to build the road as soon as possible is getting traction. 

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Frustrated Silverdale-Whangaparoa residents make a big call: “no more housing starts until Penlink underway”

The overwhelming verdict of Silverdale and Whangaparaoa Peninsula residents is that no more housing developments should start until a construction start for the Penlink Project is confirmed.

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Future Urban networks including Penlink

If you think that traffic congestion through Silverdale and the Peninsula is as bad as it gets – think again!!

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