More parks and open space for Auckland

Council has spent $43.7 million purchasing new parks and open space.

Single-use plastic bags to be phased out

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces single-use plastic bags will be phased out over the next year.

Kauri dieback closures: What you need to know

Frequently asked questions about park closures to protect kauri.

Online accommodation providers: What you need to know

What you need to know about the accommodation provider targeted rate if you are an Airbnb, Bookabach or another online accommodation provider.

Auckland experiencing urban housing surge

The Auckland Unitary Plan is having a major impact on the city’s development with consents for residential housing within existing urban areas surging to new highs.

New interactive data puts Auckland in a new light

The 2018 Auckland Index and Auckland Growth Monitor have been released.

Western Initiative takes shape

Western Initiative sets out to strengthen community even further.

Last chance to apply for Creative Communities Scheme

Applications for the current round of the art grants programme close on 31 August.

Ngāti Ōtara to be a beacon of hope for community

Plans are being finalised for a long-awaited multi-sport facility and marae in Ōtara.

Out of a thousand voices

A thousand young hopefuls have taken to the stage in Auckland’s premier secondary school music and dance competition.

Have your say on northern transport plans

Plans for infrastructure to support new housing and jobs near Warkworth will be aired at a public event.

How Waiuku is turning their waste into resources

Waiuku Community Recycling Centre is helping to reduce landfill waste.

Carlton St 68 bus route safety information

On Sunday 8 July, Auckland Transport launched a new bus network for Auckland's central suburbs.

Papakura youth feature in new photography exhibition

Talented young sportspeople are the focus of an exhibition in Papakura town centre.

Policy review on dogs

We have recently completed a review of our policy on dogs and related bylaws so that we can continue to improve the way dogs are managed.