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Emergency management plan highlights

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 3:55 pm | Auckland Council

Emergency management plan highlights importance of being resilient People working together to build a resilient Auckland is at the heart of a comprehensive new emergency management plan. The Auckland Civil Defence and Emergency Management Group Plan was ... More >>

Auckland takes another step up in the liveability stakes

Thursday, 18 August 2016, 3:35 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland has another bouquet as it chases the title of the world’s most liveable city. More >>

Another climate change milestone for Auckland

Thursday, 18 August 2016, 3:23 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland has reached another climate change milestone by meeting international reporting standards for greenhouse gas emissions. More >>

Auckland Unitary Plan decided

Monday, 15 August 2016, 4:01 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council completed decisions on the Independent Hearings Panel recommendations on the Auckland Unitary Plan today. More >>

History made as Auckland Unitary Plan decided

Monday, 15 August 2016, 3:35 pm | Auckland Council

An historic moment in New Zealand planning history and a new landmark for Auckland’s future has been reached today with final decisions completed on the Auckland Unitary Plan. More >>

Auckland Unitary Plan update

Friday, 12 August 2016, 9:27 am | Auckland Council

The Governing Body resumed with decisions on the Independent Hearings Panel recommendations in part C of the council report. More >>

Rules remain for Waiheke rural areas

Thursday, 11 August 2016, 4:39 pm | Auckland Council

Existing rules to protect the eastern side of Waiheke Island from development will remain in force despite Auckland Council’s decision to remove the Rural Urban Boundary from the Regional Policy Statement. More >>

Top Māori tech entrepreneur joins ATEED Board

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 5:13 pm | Auckland Council

One of New Zealand’s most dynamic tech entrepreneurs and leading strategists on Māori economic development, Mike Taitoko, has been appointed as a director of Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) – the region’s economic growth ... More >>

Heavy rainfall causes surface flooding in North Auckland

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 2:09 pm | Auckland Council

Significant rainfall over night has led to surface flooding in areas of North Auckland, including Wellsford, Warkworth, and west Rodney. More >>

Council moves Unitary Plan decision-making to Governing Body

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 11:36 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council's Auckland Development Committee (ADC) has voted to move decision-making on the Unitary Plan directly to the council’s Governing Body. More >>

Candidates urged to get nominations in

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 12:08 pm | Auckland Council

Candidates urged to get nominations in Candidates thinking about standing for election in this year’s local elections need to get their skates on. Auckland Council Electoral Officer Dale Ofsoske says time is running out. “Don’t leave it too late. Nominations ... More >>

Auckland Council CCO board appointments

Monday, 8 August 2016, 11:17 am | Auckland Council

Mayor Len Brown and Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse have announced the following appointments to the boards of Auckland’s council-controlled organisations: · Margaret Devlin as chair of Watercare Services Limited (WSL): Margaret is chair of WEL Networks More >>

Kids Voting breaks records

Monday, 8 August 2016, 10:53 am | Auckland Council

Record-breaking numbers of Auckland’s future voters will be learning about local democracy and voting this election time. A total of 11,500 students from 56 schools have signed up to take part in Auckland Council’s Kids Voting 2016. This compares ... More >>

Smokefree policy hotly debated by council

Thursday, 4 August 2016, 4:00 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s Smokefree policy dominated today’s Regional Strategy and Policy Committee with public input from smokefree advocates and discussion on the findings of a policy review. More >>

Dog pleads for registration tag

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 2:02 pm | Auckland Council

An Auckland dog has launched a video appealing to dog owners to complete their dog registration papers and keep their dogs “legal” for the coming year. More >>

Plans unveiled for improved cycle connections

Monday, 1 August 2016, 1:31 pm | Auckland Council

A new cycleway will cut travel time for the growing number of people cycling into the city centre from west Auckland. Auckland Transport is seeking feedback on plans revealed today for the Ian McKinnon Dr Cycleway which is a two way, on-road cycleway ... More >>

SkyPath, older people’s housing and the Unitary Plan

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 1:46 pm | Auckland Council

SkyPath, older people’s housing and the Unitary Plan go in front of Governing Body today More >>

Sugary drinks dropped from leisure centres

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 2:27 pm | Auckland Council

In a show of leadership in the battle against obesity and type 2 diabetes, Auckland Council is dropping sugar-sweetened drinks from vending machines at council-run leisure centres. More >>

Final recommendations on Auckland Unitary Plan published

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 2:00 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council today published the recommendations provided by the Independent Hearings Panel on the new planning rulebook for Auckland, the Auckland Unitary Plan. More >>

Hunua Project scoops top environmental award

Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 5:35 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s Hunua pest management project won the Local Government New Zealand’s Air New Zealand Excellence Award for Environmental Impact, presented at the LGNZ Conference annual awards dinner in Dunedin last night (25 July). More >>



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