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Waste 15 Oct 2021

Lockdown no dampener for recycling truck fires

Hazardous waste in recycling bins has caused a truck fire – another challenge essential workers would rather not be facing under Alert Level 3.

15 Oct 2021

Speed cushions to reduce speeds in Henderson town centre

Speed cushions are being installed at the intersection of Great North Road, Railside Avenue and Ratanui Street in Henderson town centre to reduce vehicle speeds and support safer roads for all users.

15 Oct 2021

Last chance to have your say on contributions policy

With consultation on the council’s contributions policy closing on 17 October, Aucklanders are being urged to have their say.

14-24 year olds 14 Oct 2021

A head start for Māngere-Ōtāhuhu youth

Applications are now open for Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Youth Grants that provide up to $1000 to support 13-24-year-olds towards learning and development opportunities.

Policies / Regulations 14 Oct 2021

Auckland Council adopts Sustainability Asset Policy for Community Assets

Auckland Council’s Environment and Climate Change Committee has today voted to adopt a regional Community Facilities - Sustainable Asset Policy, a key step on its journey to reducing operational greenhouse gas emissions.

13 Oct 2021

Franklin Local Board member Lance Gedge resigns

Franklin Local Board Wairoa subdivision member Lance Gedge has resigned effective 12 October.

13 Oct 2021

Don't wait, vaccinate!

We’re supporting Super Saturday. Get vaccinated this weekend. The more of us fully vaccinated, the more protection we will have against COVID-19, and the more freedom this gives us. No booking required.

Community 13 Oct 2021

Te Hā Noa – one step closer

Auckland Council and Auckland Transport are working together to deliver improvements to Auckland city centre’s midtown in time for the opening of the City Rail Link’s Aotea Station.

Events

21 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

October Composting Workshops

Join one of these online composting Zoom workshops and events during October.

23 Oct 2021 - 14 Nov 2021

Rainbow Space – LGBTQ+

Connect virtually with other members of the LGBTQ+ community in this time of physical distance.

23 Oct 2021 - 27 Nov 2021

Chinese Shared Reading

Each week, we read a different short story and poem and share our feelings together.

01 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Street Art Bike Challenge

Aucklanders are encouraged to discover the city's street art scene by bike with the Street Art Bike Challenge.

01 Aug 2021 - 30 Nov 2021

Postcards from New Zealand

A virtual gateway into the lives and works of photographers from around the country. 

24 Oct 2021

The Great Auckland Virtual Duck Race 2021

Instead of cheering on your duck by the whitewater rapids at Vector Wero Whitewater Park, do it from the comfort of your couch.

25 Oct 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Keep New Zealand Beautiful Clean Up Week 2021

Participate in New Zealand’s largest clean up event and make a significant difference in your local area.

22 Oct 2021 - 18 Dec 2021

Brain Play – Online After-School STEM Classes

Lessons include coding, 3D printing, animation, artificial intelligence, LEGO, Minecraft and more.