Advisory panels return for a new term

Auckland Council’s demographic advisory panels began a new three-year term this week, ensuring the views of Aucklanders spanning generations, cultures, ethnicities and abilities continue to be represented in council decisions.

Weaving a brighter future together

A multi-coloured cloak covered in thousands of houses aims to spark discussion about the Tāmaki regeneration programme.

New directors for Auckland Transport board

Former Finance Minister Sir Michael Cullen, Mary-Jane Daly and Kylie Clegg have been appointed to the board of the Auckland Council-controlled organisation Auckland Transport (AT).

Rubbish collection dates for Anzac Day

Make sure you know how the public holidays will affect your rubbish collection dates.

Meet Waste Champion Green Jon

Waitākere Community Recycling Centre project manager Jon Morgan, known better as 'Green Jon', is keen to see local consumers become zero-waste champions.

Work kicks off on Pukekohe skate park

Work on a new skate park in Pukekohe is now underway.

Update on changes to Auckland Libraries

Greg Morgan, Auckland Council’s Acting General Manager of Libraries and Information, is busting some of the myths surrounding the Fit for the Future programme.

Have your say: Paid parking zone in Albany town centre

Auckland Transport (AT) is looking at a paid parking zone for Albany town centre, meaning more parking for short-term visits.

Deep Creek Reserve sports field is getting an upgrade

There will be more options for playing sport at Deep Creek Reserve in Torbay once the existing sports field is redeveloped.

New home comes as welcome surprise

When Glen Innes resident Uili Pao-Salu found out he and his family were moving into a new house, he didn’t tell anyone for two weeks.

Have your say on the future of Takapuna’s beach holiday park

Devonport-Takapuna Local Board is inviting your feedback on their proposal to lease part of the Takapuna Beach Reserve to a private operator for the purpose of running a holiday park.

9 surprising facts about Auckland's amazing parks

World Parks Week runs from 29 April to 7 May. Here are some of the things that make our parks among the best in the world.

Every day is different for friends who met on the job

Phillip Atuahiua and Brendon Collinson reckon there’s great job satisfaction in surveying houses.

Exhibition celebrates Titirangi photographer

Te Uru Waitākere Contemporary Gallery is co-presenting with the Auckland Arts Festival the exhibition Picturing Asia: Double Take, which celebrates the work of two of the world’s leading photojournalism and documentary photographers.

10 ideas for Mother's Day in Auckland

Stuck for Mother's Day ideas? Here are 10 fun things to do with Mum on Sunday 14 May – some of them are even free!