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Auckland Council drives value for money programme

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 1:49 pm | Auckland Council

In March 2017 the Finance and Planning Committee approved a three year programme to review effectiveness and value for money across the major activity and service lines of the Auckland Council Group, to ensure that its services continue to best ... More >>

Council warns against third party dog registrations

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 3:06 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council is reminding dog owners around the region that it only accepts payment for dog registrations directly, not through third parties. More >>

Have your say on homes and jobs for Drury and Pukekohe

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 2:29 pm | Auckland Council

Land around Drury and Pukekohe-Paerata has been identified for future urban development to accommodate significant growth over the next 10-20 years. More >>

Auckland Council’s zero-waste leading the world

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 1:37 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council has been globally recognised by the C40 Cities Awards 2017 as one of the most innovative councils in the world for climate change action. More >>

Auckland Arts Festival now an annual event

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 10:17 am | Auckland Council

The Auckland Arts Festival will move from a biennial to an annual event, following a recommendation at Auckland Council’s Finance and Performance Committee. The Auckland Arts Festival has been a biennial event from 2003 to 2015, when the trial began for ... More >>

Hit the streets and waterways this spring

Monday, 18 September 2017, 2:12 pm | Auckland Council

18 September 2017 Hit the streets and waterways this spring to discover Auckland’s past Imagine paddling a waka down Queen Street, riding a tram through Kingsland, or travelling on a steam ferry across the Waitematā Harbour. To discover these and ... More >>

Next step toward homes and jobs for Whenuapai

Monday, 18 September 2017, 11:12 am | Auckland Council

Stage one of the proposed urbanisation of rural Whenuapai comes one step closer with notification of a plan change to rezone the land from Future Urban Zone to an urban zone. More >>

A Jewel for the City Centre

Friday, 15 September 2017, 11:19 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff joined Waitematā Local Board Chair Pippa Coom today to open the newly refurbished Ellen Melville Centre and upgraded Freyberg Square on High Street in Central Auckland. The opening followed a 12-month redevelopment to ... More >>

Comprehensive approach to Auckland’s water priority

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 5:21 pm | Auckland Council

Bringing together all of the responsibilities of Auckland Council and the council family in delivering high quality water outcomes for Auckland Council was a priority discussion at today’s Environment and Community Committee. More >>

Three Big Questions for Auckland’s Rainbow Communities

Monday, 11 September 2017, 12:24 pm | Auckland Council

The Rainbow Communities Advisory Panel (RCAP) at Auckland Council are asking three big questions of Auckland’s rainbow communities: More >>

Auckland Council Decision digest

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 11:41 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council approved the next stage to improve and develop Auckland’s city centre and waterfront for greater public use at yesterday’s Planning Committee. More >>

Auckland Council rejects shooting club claims

Saturday, 2 September 2017, 5:19 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council rejects shooting club claims The following can be attributed to Penny Pirrit, Director Regulatory Services: Auckland Council’s decision that the Auckland Shooting Club’s activities require a discharge consent is based on an ... More >>

Council living wage takes centre stage

Friday, 1 September 2017, 3:27 pm | Auckland Council

The first phase of Auckland Council’s living wage policy came into effect today, lifting the wages of more than 1,500 employees to $18 per hour. More >>

Council considers City Centre and Waterfront plan

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 3:01 pm | Auckland Council

The next stage of work to enhance and open up Auckland’s city centre and waterfront to the public will be considered at the council’s Planning Committee on Tuesday 5 September. More >>

Auckland Council Offers Zero-Waste Grants for Great Ideas

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 10:37 am | Auckland Council

Grants of up to $50,000 are available for great ideas to reduce waste from Auckland Council’s ‘zero-waste’ fund, open 1-30 September 2017. More >>

Consent granted for day/night cricket test

Monday, 28 August 2017, 1:56 pm | Auckland Council

Resource consent has been granted for an international day/night cricket test to be held at Eden Park in March 2018. More >>

Auckland’s old diesel trains set for new life in Mozambique

Friday, 25 August 2017, 1:36 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland’s old diesel trains set for new life in Mozambique Some of Auckland’s old train fleet is getting a new lease of life – in Mozambique. Eight sets of engine units and carriages, as well as spare parts, are currently on a ship headed for the ... More >>

Governing Body votes for status quo on Easter Sunday trading

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 1:50 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s Governing Body voted to keep the status quo on EasterSunday trading in the Auckland region and not develop a policy to allow more shops to open on Easter Sunday. More >>

Council Votes to Get on with Drury South Development

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 12:50 pm | Auckland Council

A decision today by Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Council’s Governing Body has ensured the development of 700 houses and a new business park in Drury South will continue at pace. More >>

$453,000 awarded to support Auckland events

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 10:59 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council has awarded $453,000 in grants to 32 events across Auckland thanks to its Regional Event Fund. More >>



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