Listen to Rod Oram's interview on the National Cycleway. The item was on National Radio on 3rd March 2009.
Updated with links to reports as they come to hand.
Listen to Rod Oram's interview on the National Cycleway (MP3 attached below). The item was on National Radio on 3rd March 2009.
- it need to be a network, not just an end-to-end route;
- CAN working on Freeway Zero;
- needs more than $50 million;
- benefits would be huge for locals and tourists;
- could include Auckland Harbour Bridge.
How the cycleway became the PM's pet project, Sunday Star Times, 2 March 2009
Bruce Sheppard on Stuff: Let's get this cycle way right, 4 March 2009
Axel Wilke on Newstalk ZB, 2 March 2009
Brian Rudman: Don't recycle culture into construction, 4 March, NZ Herald
Cycleway 'being taken seriously', Key says, NZ Herald 10 March 2009
Barbara Cuthbert: Key could be on the right track with cycleway, NZ Herald 10 March 2009
Concrete plan- John Key says the cycleway will be paved, NZ Herald 11 March 2009
Scenery priority on zig-zag bike track- discussions on where the route should go, NZ Herald 14 March 2009
Is the cycleway a winner? - Stuff, 21 March 2009
National cycleway could cost $300m, says engineer- Radio NZ, 23 March 2009
Why Key's national bike track could be paved with gold - NZ Herald, 23 March 2009
New Zealand's No.16 must do - Close-up, TVNZ, 27 March 2009; a very positive overview of the economic success of the Otago Rail Trail, followed by an interview with Graham Wall, the originator of John Key's national cycleway idea
PM promises $50m in Budget for cycleway - NZ Herald, 14 May 2009