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Council releases discussion document on cultural heritage

Friday, 19 October 2018, 1:12 pm | Auckland Council

Council releases discussion document on cultural heritage sector Auckland Council today released a discussion document which looks at its $61 million investment in five major arts and culture heritage institutions across the city. An independent ... More >>

Smoking is off the menu

Friday, 19 October 2018, 10:46 am | Auckland Council

Smoking is disappearing from outdoor areas of restaurants, cafes and bars across Auckland as more than 800 outdoor dining licences are being renewed with a proviso to be Smokefree. More >>

Fields of Remembrance open to the public this weekend

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 3:57 pm | Auckland Council

A month-long commemoration programme to mark the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that ended fighting on the Western Front during World War One will be open to the public from Saturday, October 20 . New Zealand will be the first country in the world ... More >>

Auckland Diwali Festival lights up the region

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 10:01 am | Auckland Council

The vivid colours of Diwali take over the heart of Auckland this month, ahead of the 17th Auckland Diwali Festival. More >>

Mayor Phil Goff announces homeless count results

Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 3:19 pm | Auckland Council

On the eve of World Homeless Day, Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has announced the results of Ira Mata, Ira Tangata: Auckland’s Homeless Count. More >>

Work begins on vehicle-free transformation at Ōwairaka

Monday, 8 October 2018, 1:19 pm | Auckland Council

Work begins on vehicle-free transformation at Ōwairaka / Te Ahi-kā-a-Rakataura / Mt Albert Work is about to begin at Ōwairaka / Te Ahi-kā-a-Rakataura / Mt Albert on a range of enhancements and a return of loop road to a vehicle-free space. Construction ... More >>

Welcome Mate Ma'a Tonga rugby league team

Friday, 5 October 2018, 7:17 pm | Auckland Council

Fans can meet and greet the Tongan rugby league team when they arrive in Auckland, at a special event at the Manukau’s Vodafone Events Centre on Wednesday, 10 October. More >>

Successful year for Animal Management team

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 12:35 pm | Auckland Council

It has been a successful year for Auckland Council’s Animal Management team, which works hard every day to keep both Aucklanders and dogs safe in across the region. More >>

Auckland hits highest ever building consents

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 12:11 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed new building consents reaching 12,959 in the year to August 2018 - a record for Auckland eclipsing the record set during the building boom in 2004. More >>

Investment in infrastructure up, council salary costs down

Friday, 28 September 2018, 1:06 pm | Auckland Council

Investment in infrastructure up, council salary costs down Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today welcomed the $8 million decrease in salary costs in Auckland Council’s latest annual result. “I have been very clear from day one that I expect Council’s staffing ... More >>

Investment in infrastructure up, council salary costs down

Friday, 28 September 2018, 11:25 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today welcomed the $8 million decrease in salary costs in Auckland Council’s latest annual result. More >>

Auckland Council adopts 2017/2018 Annual Report

Friday, 28 September 2018, 11:22 am | Auckland Council

The Auckland Council Group Annual Report for the year ended 30 June 2018 has been formally adopted by the council’s Governing Body. More >>

Auckland’s new councillor sworn-in

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 12:49 pm | Auckland Council

New Auckland councillor Paul Young was officially sworn in as a representative of Howick Ward by Mayor Phil Goff at the meeting of Auckland Council’s Governing Body on 27 September. More >>

Aotea Centre closes for comprehensive refurbishments

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 12:38 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland’s performing arts and events hub Aotea Centre will be closed to the public from October to March for major interior refurbishment. The new-look Centre will reopen in time for the Auckland Arts Festival. More >>

Environment Court grants America’s Cup consents

Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 7:25 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says, “I welcome today’s decision by the Environment Court to grant consent for the bases and associated infrastructure to host the 36th America’s Cup. It opens up the ability for us now to get on and create the infrastructure ... More >>

Track in Clevedon Scenic Reserve closed to protect kauri

Monday, 24 September 2018, 3:37 pm | Auckland Council

A track through Clevedon Scenic Reserve has been closed today, as a proactive measure against kauri dieback disease. More >>

Representation Review working party responds to views

Friday, 21 September 2018, 3:36 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council has been consulting on its review of the boundaries for electing councillors. This is a review required under legislation to consider fair representation for communities of interest. More >>

Council welcomes Environment Court decision

Friday, 21 September 2018, 3:02 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council is pleased with the decision by the Environment Court released on 21 September confirming that it can go ahead with its planned 1080 operation in the Hunua Ranges. More >>

Tsunami warning sirens to be tested

Friday, 21 September 2018, 8:30 am | Auckland Council

Aucklanders are advised not to be alarmed when the region’s tsunami sirens have their twice yearly test at noon on Sunday 30 September. Coinciding with the start of daylight savings, the test sequence will be three sets of tones, each signalling ... More >>

Update: Howick Ward by-election final results

Friday, 14 September 2018, 1:25 pm | Auckland Council

Following a by-election, Paul Young (Independent) has been elected as a Howick Ward councillor. More >>

 

 

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