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Transport Minister on Wellington light rail and Mt Victoria tunnel announcement

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 29 Jun 2022, 6:20pm
An artist's impression of how a mass transit route could look on Taranaki St. (Image / LGWM)
An artist's impression of how a mass transit route could look on Taranaki St. (Image / LGWM)

Transport Minister on Wellington light rail and Mt Victoria tunnel announcement

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 29 Jun 2022, 6:20pm

The Government has today announced a new light rail project in Wellington from the city to Island Bay.

The project has been costed at $7.4 billion.

A new multipurpose tunnel under Mt Victoria is also being built with two lanes each for cars and public transport.

Transport Minister Michael Wood joined Heather du Plessis-Allan.

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