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Auckland Council Living Wage takes effect

Published: 1 September 2017

The first phase of Auckland Council’s Living Wage policy came into effect on 1 September, lifting the wages of more than 1,500 employees to $18 per hour.

20 million rail trips in 12 months

Published: 31 August 2017

Auckland's commuter train network has surpassed all its passenger forecasts to record 20 million train trips in one year, a mark that the network wasn't expected to hit for another three years.

Easter Sunday Trading decision

Published: 24 August 2017

Mayor Phil Goff was in favour of preserving the status quo which allows three and a half days of little or no shop trading each year.

Mayor Goff outlines priorities for 10-year budget

Published: 22 August 2017

“Our vision for Auckland is a world class city where talent wants to live. It must be the city which can keep the best and brightest of our young people in New Zealand while competing globally with other cities around the world for skills, entrepreneurship and investment,” said Mayor Phil Goff.

Great Barrier celebrates dark sky sanctuary

Published: 21 August 2017

Hundreds of people turned out from the Great Barrier Island community to celebrate the island’s new international Dark Sky Sanctuary status on Saturday 19 August.

Auckland to host APEC

Published: 15 August 2017

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed confirmation that Auckland will host APEC 2021 Leaders’ Week, 8 – 14 November.

Housing First places 150 people into homes

Published: 15 August 2017

Mayor Phil Goff is thrilled with Housing First's progress over four months that has seen 150 people supported into 93 permanent homes across Auckland.