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Make SH1 Safer Committee tackles community safety concerns

The new Make SHI Safer Committee is putting on the pressure to drive the message home that safety measures need to be implemented on State Highway 1 at Woodend and...

Community action group to drive SH1 safety, Waimakariri MP says

A new community action group has been launched to drive the fight to make State Highway 1 at Woodend and Pegasus safer, and bring the Woodend Bypass back to the...

Residents feel over-consulted and short-changed in delivery, says MP

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says the North Canterbury community feels over-consulted and short-changed in delivery when it comes to the State Highway 1 corridor through Woodend.

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Last week I delivered my submission to Parliament’s Transport and Infrastructure select committee to be the voice of very frustrated Waimakariri commuters, asking Government to deliver on the Belfast to...

“Our residents don’t feel safe,” Waimak MP tells select committee

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says Government needs to listen to North Canterbury residents’ safety concerns following yet another crash on State Highway 1 in Woodend.

MP calls “enough” to road crashes in North Canterbury

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is saying “enough” to crashes on State Highway 1 in Woodend.

North Canterbury’s SH1 the loser under transport programme, MP says

North Canterbury’s state highway is the loser in the National Land Transport Programme’s shift in priorities announced on Friday, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says.

MP takes Waimak voice to Parliament

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says he won’t stop fighting for roading solutions for the Waimakariri.

Government’s announcement gives urgency to petition, Waimak MP says

Government’s announcement on spending cuts for state highways gives urgency to his petition to save the Belfast to Pegasus motorway extension, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says.

Waimak MP backs petition to save motorway project

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says the gains made by National to boost the country’s regional roads should not be squandered because of Labour’s attempt to divert funding.