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Board appointed for Auckland’s most transformational project - 24 May 2022

Honourable Dame Fran Wilde will lead the board overseeing the design and construction of Auckland’s largest, most transformational project of a generation – Auckland Light Rail.
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Key milestones reached on vital transport projects - 13 May 2022

Minister of Transport Michael Wood has welcomed the opening of the tender processes for Auckland Light Rail and the Additional Waitematā Harbour Connections project, marking an important step forward in developing a future-proofed rapid transit network that will serve generations of Aucklanders.
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Join the team shaping Auckland with light rail - 12 May 2022

It’s your chance to join the team set to change the way Aucklanders move around their city on a new light rail line from the City Centre to Māngere.

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Auckland Light Rail Industry Engagement - 15 March 2022

Following the Government’s announcement in January to progress light rail, the project team has started talking to industry about the upcoming tender of professional services to carry out the work.

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Auckland light rail decision announced - 28 January 2022

Today Transport Minister Michael Wood and Infrastructure Minister Grant Robertson have announced that tunnelled light rail has been endorsed by cabinet.

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Auckland light rail advice released – 29 October 2021

Today Transport Minister Michael Wood and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff have released the recommendations of the Auckland Light Rail team which Cabinet will consider later this year.  

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Light rail is the right solution for Auckland - 20 September 2021

Over the past several months, the Auckland Light Rail Group has been gathering Aucklanders views about how light rail can work best for the city. 

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One week left to jump online and have your say on what Auckland Light Rail can bring to our city - 26 August 2021
We want to hear from you. There’s just one week left to have your say on light rail for Auckland to help us understand what’s important for you and your community and it’s as easy as filling out a short survey online or picking up the phone.

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Come to the markets to find out how light rail will open up communities - 16 July 2021
South Auckland communities are encouraged to head to the Māngere Markets this weekend to find out more about Auckland’s first light rail line, which is set to cut travel times from Māngere to the airport by 20 minutes.

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Aucklanders invited to share their views on first light rail line - 1 July 2021
Aucklanders can find out more and share their views on the new Auckland Light Rail project, with a range of engagement events taking place in communities in July and August.

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Chair Appointed for Auckland Light Rail Establishment Unit - 23 April 2021
Transport Minister Michael Wood today announced that former Chief Executive of Manukau City Council Leigh Auton has been appointed as Independent Chair of the Auckland Light Rail Establishment Unit to engage with Aucklanders and take the project forward.

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