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Climate action 15 Jul 2022

Cutting Auckland Council’s own emissions

They say change starts from within, and that’s the approach Auckland Council is applying to cutting its corporate carbon emissions.

Mayor 29 Jun 2022

Auckland Council adopts climate-focused Annual Budget

Auckland Council has formally adopted the Annual Budget 2022/23, locking in a bold billion-dollar package to combat the climate crisis.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Making waves with your commute

The joys of commuting by ferry and bus in Auckland

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car to get on the right track

The benefits of getting around Auckland by train.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

In the shade

Increasing Auckland’s tree canopy cover to combat climate change

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Making a move on emissions

When it comes to the future health of our city, there is no time to waste. Small changes can lead to big results – and we need to make those changes now.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car for the e-bike

From saving hundreds of dollars a month in fuel to the serenity of the Hauraki Gulf, find out why Aucklanders love carless commutes.

Climate action 22 Jun 2022

On your bike: Making cycling easier across Auckland

Cycling is a great way of cutting carbon emissions, but if you’ve never used pedal power to get around, it can seem a bit daunting.

Climate action 23 May 2022

Central library living roof sets sustainable example

In the largest example on a council-owned building, Auckland Council has installed a living ‘green roof’ featuring more than 2000 plants on top of the central Auckland Library.

Climate action 10 May 2022

Thank you, Auckland – your feedback on our Annual Budget

More than 11,500 Aucklanders had their say in the consultation on Auckland Council’s 2022/2023 Annual Budget, almost triple the number of responses received in the preceding annual budget consultation.

Climate action 6 May 2022

Bright future ahead for next generation of women climate leaders

Future climate leaders in the film, construction and urban design industries are among the ten women selected to participate in the C40 Auckland Women4Climate Mentorship Programme.

Climate action 4 May 2022

Consultation finds strong support for Climate Action Targeted Rate

Aucklanders overwhelmingly back a proposed Climate Action Targeted Rate (CATR) to help combat the climate crisis, according to consultation.

Council news 26 Apr 2022

Update on judicial review proceedings

High Court proceedings have started in challenge of Regional Land Transport Plan.

Environment 29 Mar 2022

Responding to the water-related impacts of climate change

Auckland Council is developing a 100-year adaptive policy to address how we respond to hazards caused by too much water

Climate action 22 Mar 2022

Putting plans in place to protect Auckland's coastline

Auckland Council’s Whangaparāoa Shoreline Adaptation Plan pilot has officially wrapped up, with the report adopted by the Environment and Climate Change committee on 10 March.

Business / Economy 16 Mar 2022

Time running out to have your say on our Annual Budget

More than 3000 Aucklanders have already submitted feedback on Auckland Council’s proposed 2022/23 Annual Budget, but time is running out to have your say.