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Mayor to visit Mosques in remembrance of victims

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 4:36 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff will join thousands of Aucklanders on Friday and through the weekend visiting mosques and attending vigils remembering those who tragically lost their lives in the Christchurch shootings. Mayor Phil Goff says, “After this ... More >>

Council considers financial support for Eden Park

Friday, 15 March 2019, 4:22 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council will consider next week $63.3 million of financial support for Eden Park incorporating existing loans and guarantees already provided by Council. The funding will be considered by Councillors at the Tuesday Finance and Performance ... More >>

New lease of life for Speedway

Friday, 15 March 2019, 10:36 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the agreement between Regional Facilities Auckland and Springs Promotions Limited to extend Speedway’s lease at Western Springs for 12 months. The agreement comes as Council considers the long-term future of Speedway ... More >>

Santa rides again!

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 5:38 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland’s much-loved Santa Parade will bring cheer to the City’s streets once again this Christmas. Auckland Council will now take over funding of the event to the tune of $45,000. More >>

Unitary Plan sparks record building activity in Auckland

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 9:11 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland’s Unitary Plan continues to spur building activity across the region with a record 10,637 dwellings completed (Code of Compliance Certificates issued) in the 12 months to December 2018. Mayor Phil Goff says the latest housing figures are very ... More >>

$5 million funding for City Mission one step closer

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 9:35 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

$5 million funding for City Mission one step closer Today Auckland Councillors voted to receive Mayor Phil Goff’s Annual Budget proposal including funding of $5 million for the City Mission’s HomeGround housing and social services project. The Mayor’s ... More >>

Funding for America’s Cup Infrastructure

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 5:46 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

On Thursday Auckland Council will consider providing a further $14.5 million to complete the infrastructure needed for the holding of the America’s Cup defence in 2021. More >>

Auckland Commits to Advancing Towards Zero Waste

Thursday, 30 August 2018, 5:11 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff has pledged Auckland Council’s commitment to the C40 Advancing Towards Zero Waste Declaration , alongside 22 cities from around the world. The commitment will avoid disposal of 87 million tonnes of waste globally by 2030. More >>

Skypath announcement transformational for Auckland

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 1:48 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today welcomed the Government’s pledge of $67 million to build Skypath, the long awaited walk and cycleway across the Auckland Harbour Bridge. More >>

Mayor Goff welcomes back-down on legal action

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 1:39 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff is pleased that Axiomatic Media and others, supported by the Free Speech Coalition, have unilaterally withdrawn their urgent court action against Auckland Council’s decision to not offer a Council-operated venue to Canadian “alt-right” ... More >>

‘Build-it Budget’ delivers largest ever investment in AKL

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 9:46 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

‘Build-it Budget’ delivers largest ever investment in AKL infrastructure Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today released his final proposal for Auckland Council’s 10-year Budget setting out $26.2 billion of investment over the next decade to address critical ... More >>

Mayor intensifies focus on Value for Money

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 4:00 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council’s Governing Body today voted in favour of Mayor Phil Goff’s sharper focus on delivering cost savings and efficiencies at Auckland Council by approving Council’s Appointment and Performance Review (APR) Committee oversight ... More >>

Mayor Welcomes Countdown Phasing Out Plastic Bags

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 12:49 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed Countdown’s announcement that it will phase out single-use plastic bags in all its stores and online shopping by the end of 2018. More >>

Phil Goff's Priorities to Deliver ‘World Class’ Auckland

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 10:56 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Outlines Priorities to Deliver ‘World Class’ Auckland Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has today outlined his vision and priorities for Auckland’s Ten Year Budget (2018 – 2028). “Our vision for Auckland is a world class city where talent wants ... More >>

Housing First Places 150 People into Permanent Homes

Friday, 11 August 2017, 12:33 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Friday 11 August. 2017 - Auckland Mayor Phil Goff is thrilled with Housing First’s progress over four months that has seen 150 people supported into 93 permanent homes across Auckland. More >>

Goff And Government Help Create 10,500 New Homes

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 4:15 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff And Government Help Create 10,500 New Homes with $300 Million Infrastructure Investment Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Finance Minister Steven Joyce today announced $300 million of new infrastructure investment to bring forward the construction of ... More >>

Board Appointed to Auckland's City Rail Link

Friday, 7 July 2017, 10:42 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore, in conjunction with Government, today announced appointments to the board of the newly established City Rail Link Limited company (CRLL). More >>

Programme to Plant 170,000 Trees & Shrubs in 1st Year

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 1:18 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today launched Million Trees , a programme for greening Auckland which will plant a million predominantly native trees and shrubs across the region over three years. More >>

Mayor’s annual budget a win for Aucklanders

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 5:38 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

• $200 million boost to spending on infrastructure with $2 billion in capital spending this year More >>

Mayor recommends new, improved CCO accountability measures

Monday, 7 November 2016, 5:31 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff is recommending that councillors adopt a raft of new and improved accountability tools to significantly strengthen scrutiny of Council Controlled Organisations (CCOs), including Auckland Transport (AT). More >>

 

 

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