Government poised to increase state highway spending; Transport Minister on budget priorities
Includes comments from Greens, Road Transport Forum, Roading NZ, CAN (Patrick Morgan), and an interview with Steven Joyce.
"Especially where money is scarce, investment in cycling is the best way to reduce road congestion and boost prosperity.
With a million and a half people riding bikes in NZ, there's massive demand for quality cycleways, especially in our cities. And every person on a bike creates more road space for essential freight movements." - CAN