Wellington news. Top stories, business, entertainment, national, health, politics, science and technology, and sports news from Wellington on 26 May 2017.
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The Dominion Post
Wellington's aging rail lines on verge of closure before Budget ...
The Dominion Post
Wellington's rail lines faced closure within four years before the Government stepped in.
$450m more for KiwiRail shows recognition of productivity and efficiencyScoop.co.nz (press release)

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 25 May 2017 

Radio New Zealand
Wellington drivers want conditions maintained
Radio New Zealand
The Greater Wellington Regional Council earlier this month named the Masterton company Tranzit as its preference to take over the running of most local buses. Tranzit pays drivers a flat rate of $22 an hour. That's more than current operator Infratil ...


The Dominion Post
Wellington economic agency boss Chris Whelan steps down, takes ...
The Dominion Post
Chris Whelan will no longer lead Wellingon's economic development agency.
Chris Whelan resigns from WREDA, “disappointment,” says CofCScoop.co.nz (press release)

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 25 May 2017 

Stuff.co.nz
Wellington lobby group formed amid fears of similar proposal to the ...
Stuff.co.nz
A Wellington lobby group fears a similar proposal to the controversial Basin flyover could be on the cards. A coalition of motorway opponents has been formed in ...

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 25 May 2017 
Wellington Cable Car lights up in support of Manchester attack victims
TVNZ
The Union Flag has lit up the Wellington Cable Car as a mark of respect for those killed and injured in the Manchester attack, with passengers making special trips to see the illuminated tunnel. Wellington Cable Car tunnel displays the Union Flag in ...

 25 May 2017 

Stuff.co.nz
Wellington's Cindy Sherman exhibition attracts less paying customers than expected
Stuff.co.nz
Despite less-than-impressive numbers, Events Wellington say the internationally acclaimed Cindy Sherman exhibition was a success. It was revealed this week, in a report presented to the Wellington City Council controlled organisations subcommittee ...

 25 May 2017 

The Dominion Post
Techonology companies feature prominently among Wellington ...
The Dominion Post
Finalists of the 19th annual Wellington Gold Awards have been named.

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 25 May 2017 
Wellington.scoop.co.nz » Student accommodation benefit going up ...
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
The New Zealand Union of Students' Associations has welcomed an increase to the Accommodation Benefit, but says that it does not go far enough to meet ...

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 25 May 2017 
Wellington.scoop.co.nz » $98m to replace wooden traction poles on ...
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Nearly $100 million has been allocated to Greater Wellington Regional Council and KiwiRail to replace 1274 wooden traction poles which, without replacement, ...

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 25 May 2017 

Radio New Zealand
Wellington to get by without buses
Radio New Zealand
Greater Wellington Regional Council this month said it wanted Masterton company Tranzit to take over the running of most local buses. Tranzit pays drivers a flat rate of $22 an hour. That's more than current operator Infratil, which pays a base rate of ...

 25 May 2017 

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