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Melling delay disastrous for the Hutt

Today’s long awaited news about the future of the new Melling Interchange is disastrous for the Hutt.

Government must commit to Melling

I am calling on the New Zealand Transport Authority (NZTA) and the Government to provide at least some good transport news for the Hutt and commit to a new interchange...

Petone to Grenada effectively cancelled

It is disappointing news from NZTA today as their project update confirms that the important Petone to Grenada Link Road (P2G) is now effectively cancelled.

Frustration as Melling Delays Continue

The government needs to give Hutt Valley residents answers on what is happening with the proposed new interchange at Melling, as frustration over the delays escalates.

Bishop pushes for Kennedy Good Bridge upgrade

MP for Hutt South Chris Bishop is pushing for the NZ Transport Agency to prioritise an upgrade to the Major Drive, SH2 and Kennedy Good Intersection in Lower Hutt.

Speech: "State of the Hutt"

Speech to Wainuiomata 60s Up Group "State of the Hutt" Delivered 6 March 2019

What's happening with Melling?

Today I have called on the Government to front up and tell Hutt Valley residents what is happening with the proposed new interchange at Melling.

Bishop presents Melling petition to NZTA

MP for Hutt South Chris Bishop has presented a petition signed by 2577 people to the New Zealand Transport Agency asking them to fund the proposed new Melling Interchange, a...

Another chance to stop SNA debacle

I am calling on Hutt City Councillors to fundamentally re-think the SNA (Significant Natural Area) process at their District Plan meeting tomorrow night.

Bishop says SNA process must be binned

Hutt South MP Chris Bishop is reiterating his call for the Hutt City Council to immediately halt its “Significant Natural Area” (SNA) process and go back to the drawing board....