District Plan Change 72 hearing (car parking)

We’re being heard the 1st Monday in May @ 3.45. Pls diary it. Anybody else you know who is very aware parking promotes car ownership & use?

Daryl Cockburn
Cockburn Architects Ltd.

This follows on from the draft submission written by CAW on November 24 2009:

Car parking should not be enforced off-street for new, or additions to, dwellings in residential areas;

"Decisions on transport & planning are usually not based on proper surveys.  They are too often based on surveys designed to produce the desired result, and the gut reactions of politicians.  Off-street car parking rules are one result of this attitude.  It was thought to be a good idea but we now have evidence it's not..."

See submission here

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