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Speak Now Before You Get A Shock If Auckland Transport Plans Implemented

Wednesday, 5 May 2021, 5:55 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Aucklanders have only two days to give feedback to Auckland Transport’s proposal for Queen Street, and Heart of the City is urging Aucklanders to tell Auckland Transport what they think. “We’ve heard from a wide range of Aucklanders with different ... More >>

Plans For Queen Street Not Good Enough

Monday, 19 April 2021, 1:56 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City is clear that they want to see a beautiful and well functioning Queen Street but the Auckland Transport plans released today are a fail, and no one is going to win. Heart of the City Chief Executive Viv Beck says that “Queen Street ... More >>

Addressing City Rail Link Issues Fundamental For Light Rail Success

Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 3:05 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Putting in a place a solution to address the severe impact on businesses impacted by City Rail Link construction will be a fundamental element in getting the Light Rail project right. Rapid transit is needed to ease congestion and support our rapidly ... More >>

Escaping From 2020 The Inspiration For Heart Of The City’s New Campaign To Support City Centre Businesses

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 2:41 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City has launched a key strand of its city centre recovery plan with a campaign tapping into the desire to take a break from the events of 2020. With city centres bearing the brunt of COVID impacts, initiatives to entice workers and ... More >>

Loss Of $1m Spending Per Day Needs Co-ordinated Response

Monday, 14 September 2020, 3:24 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Staying at Level 2.5 for at least another 10 days, represents a loss of around $1m of spending per day and crippling news as some businesses face an uncertain future and the hard-won vibrancy of the city centre is further challenged. With the further ... More >>

Restaurant Month Cooks Up An Extension After Lockdown Halt

Monday, 31 August 2020, 9:55 am | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City has announced an extension to Auckland Restaurant Month 2020 in a move designed to support the city centre’s hospitality industry after the latest COVID-19 restrictions. The 10th annual showcase of Auckland city centre’s world-class ... More >>

Wage Extension Welcomed But More Help Needed For City Centre Businesses

Monday, 17 August 2020, 5:40 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City supports the two weeks extension to the wage subsidy but says it’s simply not enough. More support is needed, including to cover fixed costs, with many customers not being here with the mass withdrawal of more than 130,000 ... More >>

Eat Your Heart Out: Restaurant Month Toasts To 10 Years In The Heart Of Auckland City

Monday, 20 July 2020, 1:31 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Restaurant Month 2020 in the Heart of the City is set to satisfy more taste buds than ever before, with the annual showcase of Auckland city centre’s world-class dining scene re-thought, re-formatted and re-launched for its 10th anniversary. With ... More >>

Live Music And Comedy Return, Art On The Waterfront And A New Night Market This Long Weekend

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 2:35 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

The city centre is primed to show Aucklanders a good time this Queens Birthday long weekend as they make the most of the last public holiday until spring. After over two months without live concerts or stand-up comedy, Auckland venues are reopening ... More >>

Level 2 Urgent But No Panacea For Many Businesses

Sunday, 10 May 2020, 5:02 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Early figures show that Auckland city centre sales doubled in the first week of Level 3 but still account for only a small percentage of a standard trading week, which at this time of year would typically see spending of about $27m. Heart of the ... More >>

Vitality, Jobs And GDP At Risk In The Heart Of Auckland City

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 11:06 am | Auckland Heart of the City

Auckland’s city centre could lose more than 12,400 jobs and $3.1B of GDP by March 2021, according to an economic impact report released today by business association Heart of the City. “Tourism, hospitality, entertainment, arts and culture and retail ... More >>

City Centre Dining Outlets Bringing Diverse Flavours Direct To Your Bubble

Friday, 24 April 2020, 6:31 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

From barista coffee to curries, Korean fried chicken to fresh patisserie, vegan burgers to lavish heat and eat banquets, the heart of the city’s diverse food offering is back next week for customers hanging out for anything other than another home ... More >>

Businesses Need Rent Relief Now

Wednesday, 15 April 2020, 4:20 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

The latest announcement from Government about support for business misses the mark on one of the biggest issues that have been raised with us during the lock down. It is not what we were expecting and it will likely have a detrimental effect on ... More >>

Heart Of The City Gives Aucklanders 50 Reasons To Visit The City Centre In The Next Three Months

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 10:04 am | Auckland Heart of the City

Don’t let the road cones put you off – Heart of the City gives Aucklanders 50 reasons to visit the city centre in the next three months Heart of the City is encouraging Aucklanders to come out and experience the exciting things going on in the city centre ... More >>

Hardship Fund must be fair

Saturday, 18 January 2020, 12:59 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City and the MP for Auckland Central, Hon Nikki Kaye are seeking action to ensure fair and fast resolution of support for businesses seriously affected by City Rail Link construction. More >>

Hardship Fund welcome but delivery must be fair and fast

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 3:53 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City is pleased that finally an announcement has been made about a Hardship Fund to support people seriously impacted by CRL construction but will be watching to ensure the support is fair and fast. More >>

Auckland city centre the place to be this Black Friday

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 8:57 am | Auckland Heart of the City

With one of the biggest shopping events of the year, Black Friday, just around the corner, Heart of the City says it’s a great reason to come and make the most of the special deals and sales ranging from 15% to 60% off in the city centre. More >>

Heart of the City is delighted that decency has prevailed

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 4:05 pm | Auckland Heart of the City

Heart of the City is delighted that human decency has prevailed today. People seriously impacted by CRL construction will have an opportunity to seek hardship support with the government’s announcement that approval in principle has been granted to establish ... More >>

The heart of the city is open for business

Saturday, 26 October 2019, 11:26 am | Auckland Heart of the City

The heart of the city is open for business this Labour Weekend Auckland’s city centre is open for business and Heart of the City is encouraging Aucklanders to get behind the local business community this Labour weekend following the devastating ... More >>

Minister must front up immediately to show he cares

Tuesday, 6 August 2019, 8:57 am | Auckland Heart of the City

City Rail Link Limited has today announced “first details of the biggest phase of work in central Auckland for the City Rail Link Project” before the Minister of Transport has responded on a proposal to provide support to businesses seriously ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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