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Community 17 Nov 2015

Annual report highlights

Read some of the highlights from Auckland Council's latest annual report.

Business / Economy 3 Nov 2015

Five years as a united Auckland – Part 2: Finance

In the second part of our six-part series, we look at how the council is investing in Auckland's future.

Community 22 Oct 2015

Annual plan to set investment for the year ahead

The development of Auckland Council’s new 2016/17 budget began on 21 October with the first in a series of councillor workshops, marking a change in the way the process is run.

Plans / Projects 21 Oct 2015

New bus lanes and changes to bus stops in CBD

From Sunday 18 October, there will be new bus lanes and some bus stops will be relocated to improve public transport in central Auckland.

Transport 21 Oct 2015

Safety and reliability of Southern Motorway to improve

Transport Minister Simon Bridges and Mayor Len Brown on October 21 turned the first sod on the Southern Corridor Improvements project, marking the start of construction on the second of four government accelerated transport projects for the Auckland region.

Plans / Projects 21 Oct 2015

Cracking down on shoddy building

Auckland Council is working with key industry groups on quality-control issues as housing construction continues to boom.

Transport 21 Oct 2015

Investing in Auckland’s future

Last month, OurAuckland featured the Auckland Council Group’s annual report with some of our key projects and achievements delivered in the past year.

Plans / Projects 21 Oct 2015

Contenders for proposed Hobsonville screen precinct narrowed to two

The Auckland Investment Office (AIO) has selected two potential investors for a proposed screen innovation and production precinct on 10 hectares of council-owned land at Hobsonville Point, and is now discussing terms for the investors to build, own and operate the precinct.

Plans / Projects 21 Oct 2015

Council gears up for Auckland’s growth

Auckland Council is making changes to its Operations division as it gears up to respond to the challenge of Auckland’s rapid growth.

Environment 20 Oct 2015

Auckland Transport considers feedback on berm planting

Auckland Transport has received feedback from local boards on the subject of planting berms and is now considering that feedback.

Housing 19 Oct 2015

Council strongly committed to heritage protection

Councillor Alf Filipaina explains how the council is strongly committed to protecting Auckland’s built heritage.

Housing 16 Oct 2015

Auckland Council to set housing goal

Auckland Council will set a goal to bring down the ratio of median home purchase price-to-median household income to five-to-one by 2030.

Environment 29 Sep 2015

A refresh for recyling

Auckland Council is funding a new region-wide inorganic collection service.

Plans / Projects 29 Sep 2015

Building the world’s most liveable city

Find out what the decisions from the 10-year budget (2015-2025) mean for Auckland.

Development 29 Sep 2015

Zion Hill Reserve enters next life

The transformation of Zion Hill Reserve into an attractive gateway park for Birkenhead town centre starts this month.