Fatal accidents: pedestrians or cyclists - past 10yrs - on selected Wellington streets

Thorndon Residents' Association made this Official Information request to New Zealand Transport Agency

Currently waiting for a response from New Zealand Transport Agency, they must respond promptly and normally no later than (details and exceptions).

From: Thorndon Residents' Association

Dear New Zealand Transport Agency,

These streets are in Wellington City:

Aitken St
Bowen St
Bunny St
Grant Rd
Hill St
Lambton Quay
Molesworth St
Murphy St
Park St
Pipitea St
Thorndon Quay
Tinakori Rd
Wadestown Rd
Whitmore St

Please provide the following data in a spreadsheet format that can also be readily used to display the location and type of each event in Google Maps:

1. The number of reported fatal cycling-related accidents on these streets during the past 10 years?

2. The number of fatal pedestrian accidents recorded on these streets during the past 10 years?

3. All metadata (quality or qualifying information) that is pertinent to the data provided.

Yours faithfully,

Thorndon Residents' Association

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Kia ora Thorndon Resident’s Association


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From: Thorndon Residents' Association

Dear Official Correspondence,

To ensure that the Association does not overlook other serious but non-fatal incidents, and assuming that the data is accessible from the same authoritative source, please ADD to this information request, for the same list of streets:
- ALL cycling accidents, and
- ALL pedestrian accidents,
- an indication of the severity of each accident, and
- information about the type/nature of each accident
... covering the past 10 years.

Yours sincerely,

Thorndon Residents' Association

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