Information regarding metrics of passengers that are not picked up on buses
From: Hugh Davenport
Dear Wellington Regional Council,
Attention Margaret Meek
I have looked at https://www.metlink.org.nz/on-our-way/me..., and there seems to be no metrics on how many passengers are waiting for a bus at a bus stop and are not picked up by buses travelling past while too full to stop and pick up.
I would like to know (and preferably added to the above link) what metrics GWRC/Metlink are collecting about the number of passengers that are waiting for buses but are unable to get picked up due to full capacity buses. I would also like to know if you have metrics on how long those passengers have to wait until they are picked up.
I request this, as I believe that the GWRC do not have these metrics, and keep harping on about how the system is improving, but every single day I see multiple passengers left behind at stops because buses are too full for the bus network.
If it is the case that GWRC have no metrics on this, I would like to know what GWRC are doing about getting these metrics, then improving on those metrics to ensure a better bus service.
From: Darrell Young
Wellington Regional Council
Acknowledgement of Request for Information under the Local Government
Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
Thank you for your email dated 13 March 2019, requesting information
regarding Metrics of passengers that are not picked up on buses
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Greater Wellington Regional Council
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