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Community 1 Mar 2024

Manurewa board chair steps down early

Manurewa Local Board chair Glenn Murphy is handing over early to deputy Matt Winiata for family reasons.

Council news 29 Feb 2024

Options and trade-offs: Auckland’s Long-term Plan opens for consultation

Auckland Council’s Long-term Plan 2024-2034 has opened for public consultation, giving Aucklanders the chance to have their say on the options and trade-offs that will influence region-wide activities, services and investment.

Council news 29 Feb 2024

Six months in: Council books performing well, amid challenges

Auckland Council’s Interim Report shows the council performed well in the six months to December 2023 – delivering an operating surplus of $1.2 billion, despite the challenges of ongoing flood recovery and increased cost pressures.

Council news 28 Feb 2024

Edinburgh Superblock to go to market

Over the next five to ten years, Eke Panuku is working to create a more vibrant, competitive, safe and walkable Pukekohe, with better access to employment, education and healthcare.

Dogs 23 Feb 2024

Auckland has a dog problem, and my staff are left cleaning up the mess

The issue of euthanasia at Auckland Council’s animal shelters has cropped up in the media again this week, and with it has come the usual vitriol directed at our Animal Management staff.

Council news 21 Feb 2024

Strong solution to protect Howick waterways

Watercare's flood recovery team installed a strong solution to safeguard Howick beaches and waterways in just one week.

Council news 21 Feb 2024

On the passing of Fa'anānā Efeso Collins

CE Phil Wilson acknowledges the loss of community leader Efeso Collins

Environment 20 Feb 2024

Auckland Council warns public to avoid black algae on two Waiheke Island beaches and Kawakawa Bay

The public are advised not wade in the water or touch the algal material at the affected beaches.