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Dame Naida Glavish Ready To Fight

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 9:17 am | Craig Lord

Dame Naida GLAVISH has drawn a line in the sand for both the Labour Government and Auckland Council during a podcast interview hosted by 2022 Mayoral candidate Craig Lord. Occupiers started camping on the site of the proposed build around 7 months ... More >>

Congestion Charges Come Full Circle

Monday, 30 August 2021, 8:32 am | Craig Lord

2022 Mayoral candidate Craig Lord is intrigued by the turn of interest from the Government and Transport Minister Michael Woods in regards to a congestion tax for Auckland motorists. “Back in 2019 I made what I thought to be a big song and dance ... More >>

Mayoral Candidate Wants to Retain Talent

Monday, 23 September 2019, 9:29 am | Craig Lord

Craig Lord has watched and listened to the vast array of Auckland Mayoral Candidates at various community and business events and has quickly realised that there are some extremely talented people being ignored. He vows to not allow that talent pool ... More >>

Monorail is Auckland's Future

Sunday, 15 September 2019, 10:12 am | Craig Lord

Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord would like Council and Central Government to “get with the program” and look at the most logical solution to Auckland City’s public transport system – High speed Monorail. More >>

Team Tamihere subtly steals campaign idea

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 8:39 am | Craig Lord

Mayoral Candidate John Tamihere and his expensive campaign team have announced a refuse plan that was already declared months ago by Candidate Craig Lord. More >>

Candidate Says Penlink Must Become a Serious Priority

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 1:41 pm | Craig Lord

Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord says if Auckland Council is serious about reducing its carbon footprint and holding itself accountable to its own Climate Emergency declaration then Penlink must be done sooner than later. More >>

Major Change With RFA and Speedway

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 3:02 pm | Craig Lord

Springs Speedway has had a dramatic change of fortune in regards to its future at the Western Springs venue this week. More >>

Auckland Transport Exorbitant Spend

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 1:11 pm | Craig Lord

An information release from the “Our Auckland” website on 19th of August shows Auckland Transport spending $780,000 to have three pedestrian crossings installed in Papakura. More >>

Auckland Mayoral Debate August 16 Livestream

Saturday, 17 August 2019, 10:25 am | Craig Lord

Auckland Mayoral Debate August 16 Livestream Goff and Tamihere were blindsided by their unknown challenger at the Grey Power North Shore debate on Friday. More >>

Mayoral Candidate Receives Complaints

Wednesday, 31 July 2019, 9:12 am | Craig Lord

While Phil Goff celebrates a record amount of building consents in Auckland for the first half of 2019, disgruntled residents have been flooding the inbox of Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord with stories of dodgy contractors and an inept Council building ... More >>

Expol hears candidates call

Thursday, 25 July 2019, 9:22 am | Craig Lord

Insulation experts EXPOL were today made aware of a social media post on Craig Lord’s Mayoral Candidate Facebook page showing an illegal dumping of polystyrene in a section of Puhinui stream Wiri. More >>

Mayoral Candidate Asks If Inept Or Corrupt

Monday, 22 July 2019, 7:16 pm | Craig Lord

Having been invited to visit a building site in Mangere Bridge on Monday morning mayoral candidate Craig Lord has been given a tour that has raised a lot of questions about the systems inside Auckland Council's building consent department. More >>

Drop Fuel Tax – Convert to Congestion Tolls

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 12:34 pm | Craig Lord

Mayoral candidate Craig Lord wants to push for a removal of the Auckland fuel tax and replace it with a fairer form of congestion tax. He has witnessed first-hand how simply it works overseas and finds it strange that the technology is not used ... More >>

Regional Facilities Auckland Play Dirty

Monday, 17 June 2019, 10:06 am | Craig Lord

After following up on the Western Springs Speedway fiasco, Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord is shocked to find that Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) is now intent on playing games with the Auckland population. More >>

Auckland must build a Waste-to-Energy plant

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 8:36 am | Craig Lord

Mayoral candidate Craig Lord is going to lobby for support to build a Waste to Energy plant in Auckland if elected into office this year. With over 200,000 tonnes of rubbish going into Auckland based landfills annually, and Chinese owned Waste Management ... More >>

Mayoral candidate proposes refuse changes

Sunday, 9 June 2019, 2:58 pm | Craig Lord

If elected into office, Mayoral candidate Craig Lord wants to prioritise the Council into rethinking the growing refuse problem that has spread itself across the entire Auckland region. More >>

Mayoral candidate backs removal of trust monopoly

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 9:43 am | Craig Lord

Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord has backed the West Auckland Trusts Action Group and their campaign to end the monopoly held by the Waitakere and Portage Licensing Trusts. More >>

No plans and another dictatorship policy announcement

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 9:29 am | Craig Lord

John Tamihere’s latest policy announcement to sell the Ports of Auckland while excluding the trucking industry from driving in Auckland’s CBD during normal working hours, is a no-plan dictatorship statement says Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord. “Once ... More >>

Mayoral candidate fights for Auckland Motorsports

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 9:31 am | Craig Lord

Auckland Mayoral candidate Craig Lord will be fighting to keep Speedway at its historical home of Western Springs after meeting with various parties to discuss the situation. He outlined his plans via social media on Monday evening. “There is a way to fight ... More >>

Mayoral Candidate Vows to Find the Truth

Monday, 29 April 2019, 3:33 pm | Craig Lord

With Auckland Transport now collecting more that $11 million in fines for bus lane encroachment, Mayoral Candidate Craig Lord believes the public are being misled. More >>