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Goff welcomes High Court decision

Friday, 7 February 2020, 10:26 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says he is pleased but not surprised that the Auckland High Court has dismissed an application for a judicial review of the Accommodation Provider Targeted Rate (APTR). More >>

Goff commends government’s “wise investment” in Auckland

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 10:57 am | Auckland Council

Mayor Phil Goff is pleased the government has responded positively to Auckland Council’s calls for greater investment in Auckland’s infrastructure. More >>

Statement by Mayor Goff on Ihumātao

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 11:35 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council has been involved in discussions with the Crown and Kiingitanga, on behalf of mana whenua, to find a long-term resolution to the issues raised at Ihumātao. More >>

A year in review: our progress on keeping kauri safe

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 5:20 pm | Auckland Council

It’s been a year of behind-the-scenes work for Auckland Council’s kauri dieback response teams, with some tracks ready to open and a busy work programme set for summer. More >>

Warning signs come down at Brown Bay beach

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 4:15 pm | Auckland Council

The water quality issues in Browns Bay have been resolved. Pipes contributing to the problem have been repaired and water quality testing has revealed the improved water quality status. More >>

Is your beach safe for swimming this summer?

Monday, 2 December 2019, 11:19 am | Auckland Council

Before you head down to the water this summer, check conditions on More >>

Medsalv wins Going Circular Award

Friday, 29 November 2019, 7:26 pm | Auckland Council

Medsalv wins Going Circular Award at NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards 2019 Christchurch-based company, Medsalv , took out the Auckland Council-sponsored Going Circular Award for 2019 at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards last night, ... More >>

Waste partnership wins Partnering for Good Award

Friday, 29 November 2019, 3:03 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council, TROW Group and Green Way celebrate 2019 NZI Sustainable Business Award category success More >>

Council welcomes waste levy consultation announcement

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 12:46 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council has welcomed the Government’s announcement today by Associate Minister for the Environment, Hon Eugenie Sage, to increase funding support for waste minimisation initiatives and address New Zealand’s burgeoning waste challenge. More >>

Auckland housing supply catching up with shortfall

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 3:45 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland is continuing its record-breaking run for dwelling consents, achieving a new all-time record of 14,634 in the year to September. More >>

Proud Centres - bringing moments of Pride to your community

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 12:27 pm | Auckland Council

With Pride Festival 2020 looming, Auckland Council’s Proud Centres are calling for the community to come up with family friendly ideas for events at its centres. The festival runs between the 1st and 16th of February. More >>

Goff puts focus on climate change

Monday, 4 November 2019, 12:22 pm | Auckland Council

Mayor Phil Goff has unveiled changes to Auckland Council’s committee structure, including establishing a new climate change committee and new subcommittees for CCO oversight and value for money. More >>

Auckland leads public innovation

Monday, 4 November 2019, 8:53 am | Auckland Council

Creating innovations to solve complex city-scale problems has seen Auckland secure national recognition at the 2019 Economic Development New Zealand (EDNZ) annual awards. More >>

Water quality results announced following NZICC fire

Friday, 1 November 2019, 3:11 pm | Auckland Council

Water quality testing in Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour during the New Zealand International Convention Centre fire helped understand the nature of water entering the stormwater system. More >>

Landmark decision on stormwater consent

Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 11:58 am | Auckland Council

The Environment Court has granted Auckland Council a resource consent to improve the way it manages all stormwater discharges across the region to help protect the environment, people and property while improving water quality. More >>

Kauri compliance high but locals their own worst enemy!

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 3:57 pm | Auckland Council

Auckland Council compliance officers were out in force over the weekend, patrolling “hot spots” across the region, watching for people breaking the rules around the use of closed tracks and thereby putting kauri at risk. More >>

Reflection Friday - Recycling Week NZ draws to a close

Friday, 25 October 2019, 2:52 pm | Auckland Council

Today marks Reflection Friday in this year’s Recycling Week NZ. It’s a chance to look back and see what we’ve learned, what we’ve done differently, and to look ahead to what else we can do to create a more sustainable, waste-free Aotearoa. More >>

Explore the outdoors; take care of our kauri this weekend

Friday, 25 October 2019, 2:36 pm | Auckland Council

The weather’s looking perfect for the long weekend, perfect enough to draw many thousands of Aucklanders and visitors into the great outdoors. More >>

The Bonapartes of Tāwharanui return

Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 4:55 pm | Auckland Council

These two young mates absconded from their sanctuary at Tāwharanui and have spent the last 10 days cruising the Tāwharanui Regional Park in search of a night out and a good time. More >>

Procurement Monday kicks off Recycling Week NZ 2019

Monday, 21 October 2019, 5:13 pm | Auckland Council

Today marks the start of Recycling Week NZ 2019 and Auckland Council is getting behind the national effort to turn the spotlight on recycling. More >>



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