Land for link con­firmed

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

In­de­pen­dent com­mis­sion­ers have rec­om­mended the land needed for the City Rail Link be set aside for the project.

The five com­mis­sion­ers heard Auck­land Trans­port’s plan­ning ap­pli­ca­tion last year.

They have rec­om­mended the des­ig­na­tion for the land be con­firmed, sub­ject to con­di­tions that ad­dress is­sues raised by sub­mit­ters.

The com­mis­sion­ers say they ac­cepted the link would re­sult in sig­nif­i­cant over­all ben­e­fits.

Sub­mit­ters will have 15 work­ing days to ap­peal the de­ci­sion to the En­vi­ron­ment Court.

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