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Auckland’s Mayor wants action on fairer rating

Tuesday, 21 July 2015, 9:21 am | Auckland City Council

Mayor Len Brown says the Local Government Funding Review, released this morning by Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ), backs up his view that it’s time for government action to make the ratings system fairer. “I have been saying for some time that ... More >>

Ratepayers encouraged to make the most of payment options

Monday, 20 July 2015, 2:52 pm | Auckland City Council

Aucklanders concerned about their rates bills are urged to make the most of the payment options available to them. More >>

Aucklanders to find out rates tomorrow

Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 4:54 pm | Auckland City Council

Auckland ratepayers will be able to find out their rates for 2015/16 on Auckland Council’s website from tomorrow. The ratings information database (RID) will be live at from 9am where property owners can enter their ... More >>

Efforts made to wipe window washers off streets

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 11:15 am | Auckland City Council

Efforts made to wipe window washers off streets Auckland Council is clamping down on intimidating behaviour by window washers at intersections throughout the city. Max Wilde, Manager Bylaws and Compliance, says “We are receiving up to 40 complaints ... More >>

RCDA donates $20,000 towards new van for City Mission

Monday, 29 June 2015, 2:20 pm | Auckland City Council

Rotary Club of Downtown Auckland (RCDA) has donated $20,000 towards a new van for the Auckland City Mission. More >>

Brave the waves at Mission Bay

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 3:45 pm | Auckland City Council

Calling all adventurous folk – it’s time to brave the waves for the annual Mission Bay Winter Splash. More >>

Council moves to improve transparency

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 5:22 pm | Auckland City Council

Council moves to improve transparency Auckland Council has launched a section on its website providing information on a variety of council activities as part of a commitment to more openness and transparency. The proactive publication of information ... More >>

Council to forgive past water charges for community groups

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 5:31 pm | Auckland City Council

Community groups have had a small financial reprieve with Auckland Council ‘forgiving’ outstanding water charges for groups that lease council land or buildings for community activity purposes. More >>

Heritage Policy Submission And City Centre Upgrades

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 1:56 pm | Auckland City Council

The Auckland Development Committee met today and discussed the council’s response to Heritage New Zealand’s policy consultation and the latest City Centre Integration progress update. The following is a digest of decisions made. More >>

Lack of Widespread Rain Extends Fire Restrictions

Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 10:58 am | Auckland City Council

Lack of Widespread Rain Extends Fire Restrictions The recent rainfall in Auckland has been a welcome relief for some areas but has done little to decrease the risk of fire across the region. The current restricted fire season will remain in place ... More >>

Auckland Fan Trail information

Saturday, 28 February 2015, 10:10 am | Auckland City Council

The Auckland Fan Trail for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Date – Saturday 28 February 2015. More >>

First legal high hearings begin this week

Tuesday, 10 February 2015, 3:04 pm | Auckland City Council

The first hearings over the sale of legal highs in Auckland are set to begin this week with 120 submitters wishing to speak to the Auckland Council Hearings Panel. Speakers will include representatives from industry groups and owner-operators through ... More >>

Home grown talent headlines 175th festivities

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 11:37 am | Auckland City Council

A free, family friendly concert at Barry Curtis Park on Waitangi Day, produced by Auckland Council in partnership with Toi o Manukau, will mark the 175thanniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. More >>

Update on SkyPath consent submissions

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 10:14 am | Auckland City Council

As of late today there were more than 4000 submissions received by Auckland Council on the Resource Consent for the SkyPath cycleway on the Auckland Harbour Bridge. More >>

Zoofari a winner for low decile school

Friday, 26 September 2014, 11:03 am | Auckland City Council

Thousands of students from low decile schools are reaping the benefits of an innovative conservation education programme being offered through a partnership between Auckland Zoo and The Warehouse Group. More >>

Give your feedback on bus changes for Pukekohe and Waiuku

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 10:23 am | Auckland City Council

Public consultation on changes to bus services for Pukekohe and Waiuku are now open. Residents have four weeks to give feedback on the changes proposed by Auckland Transport (AT). More >>

Artistic Auckland bridge wins international award

Monday, 15 September 2014, 12:11 pm | Auckland City Council

Auckland’s waterfront Point Resolution Bridge has won a prestigious international award - this year’s International Architecture Award that honours new and cutting-edge design. More >>

New mayoral grant for Auckland writers

Friday, 12 September 2014, 11:55 am | Auckland City Council

Mayor Len Brown is calling on local writers to capture Auckland life in the written word with a new annual grant. More >>

McCahon kauri live to fight another day

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 1:45 pm | Auckland City Council

Seeds from the kauri that inspired a series of works by New Zealand artist Colin McCahon have been collected to help preserve their cultural and botanic legacy. More >>

Auckland Council/Museum Announce 2014 WWI Centenary Plans

Friday, 25 April 2014, 2:40 pm | Auckland City Council

Today at Anzac Day commemorations Auckland Mayor Len Brown and Auckland War Memorial Museum Director Roy Clare announced their upcoming programmes, exhibitions and events for the First World War centenary period in 2014. More >>



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