AK Have your say is on now

It's time to tell us what YOU think about the future of Auckland.

Do we need a fuel tax? Experts weigh in

We asked our panel of industry experts if they thought a regional fuel tax is the right way to address our transport challenges.

Auckland Council hits up social media for feedback

Auckland Council is turning to social media to find out what people think of some of its most important plans for the future.

Waitākere forest closure proposed

Auckland Council has decided to close the forested area of the Waitākere Ranges Regional Park.

Henderson carparks go global in sustainable design initiative

Two west Auckland carparks are getting global attention in a competition to transform urban sites.

Hunt for the long-tailed bat

A team of researchers have been on the hunt for our elusive indigenous long-tailed bat.

WATCH: Councillors discuss our environmental challenges

The Western Leader spoke to Penny Hulse and Ross Clow about proposed targeted rates.

Auckland parks remain on world list

Ten Auckland parks receive the prestigious Green Flag Award.

Have you heard about council’s Own-Your-Own Unit?

Own-Your-Own Unit provides affordable housing options for our older (and wiser) Aucklanders.

Art exhibitions to see this month

Discover your artistic side and check out the exhibitions running at arts centres and galleries region wide.

No customer service centre closures

Contrary to reports in today’s New Zealand Herald, Auckland Council is not closing customer service centres.

Fresh chance to stand in two Auckland local board by-elections

Interested in representing your community and influencing decisions that affect your local area and make Auckland a great place to live?

West local boards seek feedback on local priorities

Including a pool in the northwest, redeveloping the Glen Eden town centre, and a pool and recreation centre for the Whau.

Get your home ready for winter

If you find it hard to keep your home warm and dry, your local board might have a solution for you.