Gridlock

Tauranga's traffic congestion is out of control, with new figures showing an alarming increase in the vehicle count at 10 of our busiest intersections.

But what does Dr Jenny McArthur, a lecturer in Urban Infrastructure and Policy, University College London, think about it? In a guest editorial, McArthur gives her opinion on what needs to be done to solve the city's traffic woes.

COMMENT

: Each summer I return to Tauranga, where I spent much of my childhood. I am increasingly concerned about the ongoing expansion of road infrastructure to support the city's growth.

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