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Decision digest: Groups for housing and Domain memorial

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 5:09 pm | Auckland Council

The Governing Body today approved a steering group to oversee progress on the recommendations from the Mayoral Housing Taskforce Report (June 2017) and an advisory group to advance the Auckland Domain’s World War I centenary memorial project. More >>

Auckland Council agrees up to $207m for 17 trains

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 1:50 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council agrees up to $207 million for purchase of 17 new electric trains Auckland Council’s Finance and Performance Committee today agreed in principle to the purchase of 17 new electric trains for a combined total of up to $207 million, ... More >>

Mayor Goff Welcomes New Infrastructure Fund

Sunday, 23 July 2017, 2:32 pm | Auckland Council

MAYOR GOFF WELCOMES NEW INFRASTRUCTURE FUND Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore have welcomed the Government’s announcement today of a new infrastructure investment vehicle. “Funding provided through a Crown Company, Crown Infrastructure ... More >>

Have your say on proposed Northboro Reserve land exchange

Friday, 21 July 2017, 2:10 pm | Auckland Council

North Shore residents living near Northboro Reserve, Belmont, are invited to have their say on a proposal to exchange parts of the Northboro Reserve with private land in the Hillary Crescent Special Housing Area (SHA). More >>

Council Decision Pending on New Electric Trains

Friday, 21 July 2017, 1:16 pm | Auckland Council

Council Decision Pending on New Electric Trains Auckland Council will make a decision next week on authorising a $207 million purchase of 17 new electric and battery powered trains. Mayor Phil Goff said, “New electric and battery powered trains will have ... More >>

Appeals decision favours policy to reduce alcohol harm

Thursday, 20 July 2017, 3:36 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council is one step closer to introducing stronger measures to reduce alcohol related harm, particularly for our most vulnerable communities. Late yesterday, the Alcohol Regulatory and Licensing Authority issued its decision on appeals made against ... More >>

Auckland Council Decision Digest

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 2:20 pm | Auckland Council

From Los Angeles to local parks: today’s committee agenda covers global partnerships, land acquisition and threatened species More >>

Friends reunite at garden opening

Monday, 17 July 2017, 3:50 pm | Auckland Council

Friends reunite at garden opening The restored Fukuoka Garden has officially opened today at its new location in Western Springs Lakeside Park. The garden’s unveiling was celebrated with a ceremony attended by Mayor Phil Goff, Mayor Takashima of Fukuoka ... More >>

Onehunga spa pool closed after legionella bacteria detected

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 9:44 am | Auckland Council

A spa pool at the Auckland Council-owned Onehunga War Memorial Pool and Leisure Centre has been closed following the detection of legionella bacteria. More >>

Committee agrees refreshed strategy for future urban areas

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 4:29 pm | Auckland Council

Committee agrees refreshed strategy for future urban areas Auckland Council’s Planning Committee today agreed the refreshed Future Urban Land Supply Strategy sequencing 15,000 hectares of future urban land for development, enough to allow for around ... More >>

Timings agreed for urbanising greenfield areas

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 4:03 pm | Auckland Council

The order in which 137,000 future homes can be developed in largely greenfield areas of the north, north-west and south has been approved with the adoption of the Future Urban Land Supply Strategy Refresh. More >>

Auckland Design Manual launches design tool

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 2:48 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Design Manual launches design tool to encourage accessibility The Auckland Design Manual has introduced a new tool to support architects and designers incorporate ways to cater for people of all physical abilities and stages of life when they are ... More >>

Old Papatoetoe revitalisation gets go-ahead

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 2:10 pm | Auckland Council

The future revitalisation of Old Papatoetoe took an important step today with Auckland Council’s Planning Committee approving an overall plan for its regeneration. More >>

Auckland Mayor and Government formalise creation of CRL Ltd

Friday, 30 June 2017, 4:32 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor and Government formalise creation of CRL Ltd. to deliver NZ’s largest infrastructure project Today, Auckland Mayor Phil Goff, Deputy Mayor Cashmore and Ministers Steven Joyce and Simon Bridges, formalised the partnership between Government ... More >>

Mayor welcomes adoption of annual budget

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 11:36 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s Governing Body today voted to formally adopt Mayor Phil Goff’s annual budget, following earlier decisions this month. “This budget is a win for Aucklanders,” said Mayor Phil Goff. “We have kept the rates increase for 2017/2018 ... More >>

Aucklanders denied say on Point England’s future

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 6:24 pm | Auckland Council

The Mayor of Auckland and the Chair of the Maungakiekie- Tāmaki Local Board have expressed their concern about elements of the Point England Development Enabling Bill. The legislation passed by the House of Representatives last night, allows for ... More >>

Date for Emirates Team NZ homecoming parade in Auckland

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 4:36 pm | Auckland Council

Aucklanders will get the chance to welcome home the triumphant Emirates Team New Zealand at a parade next week. More >>

Dog registration now easy for all

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 1:16 pm | Auckland Council

As dog registration renewal notices hit letterboxes across the region, Auckland Council is encouraging owners to take advantage of early-bird rates and easy online payment options. More >>

The Cloud to roar with worlds best kapa haka

Monday, 26 June 2017, 2:04 pm | Auckland Council

Prepare to be blown away at The Cloud next Saturday as kapa haka royalty hits the stage to celebrate Matariki Festival 2017 at Te Taumata Kapa Haka. Featuring five of the New Zealand’s top nine teams from Te Matatini 2017 including the winner ... More >>

Pest Free Auckland 2050 is coming

Monday, 26 June 2017, 11:22 am | Auckland Council

Details of a bold programme to make Auckland predator and pest free by 2050 have been unveiled. More >>

 

 

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