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HOP shambles – the media’s turn

Any regular reader of this blog will know I’m not a fan of the way Auckland Transport has formed the HOP card, nor have I been a fan of how they have kept changing their mind, particularly around timelines. In fact, very recently (I can’t say when, but it is within the last two weeks), Auckland Transport has changed the HOP timeline again, adding a vague step about a pilot that seems to be the A-PASS that we saw during the Rugby World Cup. However, in an article today, Auckland Transport had the spotlight taken off them by an inadequate journalist at the (unsurprisingly) New Zealand Herald. Read the rest of this entry