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Transport 29 May 2024

Have your say on the future of transport in Auckland

The draft Regional Land Transport Plan is open for public feedback and Auckland Transport urges you to have your say.

Council news 28 May 2024

Auckland officially recognised as a Tree City of the World

“Trees are important to people, no matter what country they are from or what language they speak."

Emergency Recovery 28 May 2024

Preparing Auckland for winter storms

Work to reduce flooding will be accelerated in at-risk neighbourhoods, with support from the Government

Development 28 May 2024

Final lap for Kahika wastewater upgrade

Watercare is working on Kahika wastewater upgrade.

Matariki 28 May 2024

Tūrama: Horotiu

Don’t forget to click on the QR-codes located along Queen Street to read about the elements of Tūrama.

Recovery

Emergency Recovery 28 May 2024

Preparing Auckland for winter storms

Work to reduce flooding will be accelerated in at-risk neighbourhoods, with support from the Government

Emergency Recovery 24 May 2024

Mayor and Deputy Mayor appeal to Government

Plea to extend the temporary accommodation services and products for storm-affected residents.

Mayor 24 May 2024

Accelerating Auckland’s storm-readiness for 2024

Auckland Council will be accelerating its storm readiness work across Auckland over the next few months to restore the network back to pre-storm levels and carry out emergency blockage clearance.

Emergency Recovery 23 May 2024

Categorisation update – 23 May

Welcome to our fortnightly update on recovery categorisation, buy-out and assessment progress.

Development News

City Centre Waterfront 7 May 2024

Midtown erupts into song this May for New Zealand Music Month

New Zealand Music Month is spilling into the streets, squares and laneways of Tāmaki Makaurau this autumn.

City Centre Waterfront 30 Apr 2024

Ancient boulders hold contemporary objects in new public artwork in upper Federal Street

Residents of Federal Street (south) are enjoying a new artwork Lost & Found, with eight large boulders carved by Joe Sheehan supporting a feeling of community.

Council news 29 Apr 2024

3D-printed marine modules to restore marine life and mauri in Te Waitematā

New technology is being used to support the healthy marine environment for Te Waitematā.

Auckland's Future In Progress 16 Apr 2024

‘Together for Tāmaki Makaurau’ gains momentum in making the city centre safer

From increased CityWatch patrols to the establishment of the City Centre Safety Plan, a series of new initiatives aimed at improving safety in the city centre are underway.

Our Environment

Council news 28 May 2024

Auckland officially recognised as a Tree City of the World

“Trees are important to people, no matter what country they are from or what language they speak."

Waste 21 May 2024

Rubbish truck fires from lithium batteries on the rise

Nine recycling and rubbish trucks have caught fire in Auckland in the first three months of the year compared with 13 for the whole of last year.

Pest Free 17 May 2024

Save our Backyard Birdsong

Easy to follow DIY videos on what you can do in your backyard to save our backyard birdsong.

Parks and Playgrounds

Council news 28 May 2024

Auckland officially recognised as a Tree City of the World

“Trees are important to people, no matter what country they are from or what language they speak."

Parks / Outdoors 20 May 2024

Five Auckland camping spots you may not have heard of

So, you’ve earned your beginner’s camping badges. Now it’s time to head off the beaten track and try some of Auckland’s most idyllic and secluded camping spots.

Parks / Outdoors 15 May 2024

Good as gold! Auckland's iconic golden frames turn 25

See how many golden frames you can visit to admire the picture-perfect beauty of Auckland's regional parks.

Parks / Outdoors 7 May 2024

Building materials recycled from house at future Botanic Gardens site

Valuable building materials that would otherwise have ended up in landfill have been recycled thanks to a joint effort between Auckland Council and contractors.

Transport News

Transport 29 May 2024

Have your say on the future of transport in Auckland

The draft Regional Land Transport Plan is open for public feedback and Auckland Transport urges you to have your say.

Transport 27 May 2024

AT on track to resurface 400km of roads after Summer Road Reno

With winter arriving, Auckland Transport (AT) is on the final stretch of its biggest annual road maintenance programme in seven years.

Transport 17 May 2024

Auckland Transport directors appointed

Auckland Council has appointed Julie Hardaker and Andrew Ritchie to the board of Auckland Transport.

Transport 16 Apr 2024

People Powered Streets in Kelston

Auckland Transport (AT) is working with communities to design street changes that will inform future permanent changes to their streets.

Waste Updates

Waste 21 May 2024

Rubbish truck fires from lithium batteries on the rise

Nine recycling and rubbish trucks have caught fire in Auckland in the first three months of the year compared with 13 for the whole of last year.

Waste 23 Apr 2024

Less waste and more resources for DIYers

Warkworth’s Community Recycling Centre opens.

Zero Waste 22 Mar 2024

Devonport CRC launches Zero Waste educational play space for kids

Where most adults see a pile of junk, children see a pile of potential.

Waste 18 Mar 2024

Larger family bins offered with proposed fortnightly rubbish collection

Auckland Council is reassuring larger families that its proposal to move from weekly to fortnightly rubbish collections offers options for larger households to manage their waste needs.