The economics of the Capital Connection rail service have been affected by the extension of the regional commuter service to Waikanae. Retention of the KiwiRail daily commuter service from Palmerston North is essential. The possibility of an initiative to combine new clean technologies with a shuttle service between Palmerston North and Waikanae has been identified but requires a great deal more work and exploration.
An Innovative Commuter Rail Alternative
Apr 6, 2014