The latest media updates from the Office of the Mayor of Auckland.
Auckland Mayor delivers on promise to improve bus reliability
Mayor Wayne Brown is pleased to announce that Auckland Transport is rolling out one of his election promises, new technology that will give buses priority across three key Auckland road corridors.
Mayor Wayne Brown: Opening statement at Auckland Transport board meeting
I look forward to working closely with the AT Board and management to achieve my goal to transform how AT operates and get to working on fixing our transport system.
Mayor Wayne Brown: Speech at the opening of Light from Tate exhibition
This major new exhibition will showcase a diverse range of artworks from the past and present, and I'm excited for visitors to experience it.
Auckland Council CEO steps down
Mayor Wayne Brown today announced that Auckland Council Chief Executive Jim Stabback has resigned.
Mayor proposes additional $20m a year for storm response
Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown has proposed an additional $20 million a year for storm response activities to increase Auckland’s preparedness for severe weather events.
New chair appointed to City Rail Link Limited
Transport Minister Michael Wood and Mayor of Auckland Wayne Brown today announced the appointment of John Bridgman as new Chair of City Rail Link Limited.
Mayor extends local state of emergency for another week, as cyclone risk grows
Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown has extended the duration of the local state of emergency for another week, in accordance with section 71(2) of the Civil Defence and Emergency Management Act 2002.
Mayor meets US Ambassador: floods and climate change lead agenda
Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown met United States Ambassador to New Zealand Tom Udall in Auckland today.