Now then, we all know that the Riccarton area is the busiest bus corridor in Christchurch right now, so what are the Council going to do about it? The plan, according to their 'Have Your Say' website (click the link to find out more details on the project), is this: they're going to put a new passenger lounge on the corner of Division Street. Sounds quite swish from the plans, and with submissions being invited, we decided to get involved.
After canvassing for opinion from young people, our Deputy Chair James put together this submission from Christchurch Youth Council, which we entered today:
In general, the Christchurch Youth Council supports the proposed Riccarton Super Stop and Passenger Waiting Lounge.
You can keep up to date with what we're doing for young people in Christchurch here. Join in the conversation!