This is article #2 in my 16 part series summarising Tauranga City Council strategy documents.
Here is my summary of the Tauranga City Council Infrastructure Strategy 2015 – 2045 (24 pages. 680kb .pdf).
I found this strategy document hugely interesting for 3 reasons:
- The time scale is huge: 30 years (and 50 years for some of the projections)
- The financial investment is huge: billions and billions of dollars
- The number of people joining us by 2045 is huge. Increase everything by 50%.
- 50% more people, 50% more houses, 50% more jobs, 50% more traffic on the roads etc
Let’s take a closer look. Continue reading