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.

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.

Have you checked out the waterfront container library?

It’s something you might walk past at first if you’re rushing to or from Wynyard Quarter – but stop and take a closer look and you’ll find a special little library housed in a simple container by Te Wero Bridge.

Councillor Fletcher's special connection with Anzac Day

Anzac Day is a time to remember the servicemen and servicewomen who have displayed courage and made sacrifices to serve New Zealand. For Albert-Eden-Roskill Councillor Christine Fletcher the day has a special significance.

Mount Albert town centre upgrade begins

The long-awaited Mount Albert town centre upgrade has commenced.

Bharatiya Mandir eyes up zero-waste future

One of Auckland’s largest Hindu temples has embarked on a zero-waste journey and hopes to influence its community of thousands in the process.

Gomer's last pile

The last pile has been dug on Albert Street as part of the CRL project.

New council websites launching from May

New websites for aucklandcouncil.govt.nz and aucklandlibraries.govt.nz will be launched this year to replace the current unsupported and outdated sites.

Cyclone Cook: Storm update

Updated 1:30pm Thursday 13 April: Auckland Civil Defence and Emergency Management is urging Aucklanders to think carefully about their travel plans and prepare for a wet few days as Cyclone Cook passes by the region.

Haumaru Housing to launch in July

Housing for older people partnership meets major establishment milestones.

Celebration fit for royalty as traditional Tongan album launched

The music and dance of ancient Tonga filled Māngere Arts Centre on Saturday as an album based on the poetry of late Tongan Queen Salote Tupou III was officially launched, with Princess Mele Siuilikutapu Kalaniuvalu Fotofili in attendance.