10 Apr 2024

Around the motu: Simon Wilson in Auckland

From Nine To Noon, 10:45 am on 10 April 2024
Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown.

Photo: Glenda Wakeham

A new report commissioned by the Committee for Auckland from Deloittes and council agencies has ranked Auckland against 9 comparable cities, including Brisbane, Vancouver and Copenhagen.

The City of Sails is in the middle, with the report noting the need for better infrastructure, especially transport.

And Simon says gridlock is coming and explains why the transport network in Auckland is close to collapse.

Simon Wilson is a Senior Writer NZ Herald.