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Opportunities: Mercury Lane (Karangahape Station)

OPPORTUNITIES: MERCURY LANE (KARANGAHAPE STATION)

 

The station entrance will be situated on Mercury Lane.

The Karangahape Road station site measures about 2,600sqms of developable land owned by CRLL.

Based on market research, the most likely over-station development is residential including some ground floor retail.

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This is how the station could look - Latest concept designs

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Laneway

There will be a newly created laneway adjoining the proposed residential development connecting Mercury Lane with East Street.  

The lane will provide critical connectivity from East Street and its adjoining precinct to the west of the station entrance .

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It also provides retail activation opportunities which will be a people-friendly and uplifting place resembling well-executed shared spaces such as O’Connell Street and Vulcan Lane in the city centre, as below.

  POPULAR: City shoppers enjoy Vulcan Lane

POPULAR: City shoppers enjoy Vulcan Lane

  O'CONNELL STREET:  People enjoying the new shared space

O'CONNELL STREET:  People enjoying the new shared space


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