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Creative accounting for SH20

Wednesday, 13 May 2009, 9:51 am | Eden Albert Community Board

The decision of Steven Joyce, Minister of Transport, to build a surface motorway through suburban housing, prime parkland, and over one of Auckland’s hidden gems, Te Auaunga Oakley Creek is evidence of the creative accounting used to justify such ... More >>

Beautiful Utility Boxes Are Possible

Friday, 1 May 2009, 9:37 am | Eden Albert Community Board

Lately a number of utility boxes in the Eden Albert Ward have been beautified with anti-graffiti wrapping as a result of a Community Board project initiated by the Board’s chair, Christopher Dempsey. Three images were used; a tui, a cabbage tree, ... More >>

Another heritage project for Mount Eden

Wednesday, 29 April 2009, 9:40 am | Eden Albert Community Board

Eden Albert Ward Councillor Glenda Fryer today welcomed news of installation of footpath plaques outside historic buildings in Mount Eden Village that tell local passers-by stories and history of the building. More >>

Community Board Chair welcomes new member

Thursday, 9 April 2009, 3:07 pm | Eden Albert Community Board

Christopher Dempsey, Eden Albert Community Board Chair, welcomes the election of Simon Mitchell to the Board in a by-election held to fill a vacant seat caused by the resignation of a sitting board member. More >>

Continued opposition to tolling

Thursday, 27 March 2008, 4:10 pm | Eden Albert Community Board

Eden Albert Community Board at tonight's meeting continued its opposition to using tolls to pay for Transit's proposed SH20 Waterview Connection. More >>

Listening to the ordinary punter?

Tuesday, 4 March 2008, 2:32 pm | Eden Albert Community Board

Mayor John Banks claim that Auckland City Council is actively listening to residents “does not ring true” according to Christopher Dempsey, Chair of the Eden Albert Community Board. More >>

Substitute Western Line Rail Services Chaos, Again

Thursday, 27 December 2007, 2:20 pm | Eden Albert Community Board

The confusion around substitute train services on the western rail line is being repeated this Christmas. With work being done on the Western line at New Lynn and Newmarket, buses are being provided instead of trains over the new year period. More >>

Allegations of impropriety rejected

Wednesday, 3 October 2007, 11:57 am | Eden Albert Community Board

‘The resource consent process is, inevitably, a setting for conflicting priorities and charged emotion. Confidence in it would surely improve, and transparency would be better served, if verdicts were reached on the basis of principles, not political ... More >>

Shambolic evidence on $5m intersection upgrade

Thursday, 24 May 2007, 10:13 am | Eden Albert Community Board

Auckland City Council officers have presented the Eden Albert Community Board with a plan to widen the intersection of Mount Albert and Sandringham Roads using highly questionable data. The proposal is to widen the intersection of Mount Albert and ... More >>

Community Board welcomes Management Plan

Thursday, 12 April 2007, 10:55 am | Eden Albert Community Board

The Eden-Albert City Vision led Community Board is enormously pleased at the progress made on the Maungawhau – Mt Eden Management Plan. More >>

Getting Ready For The Big Game In July 05

Wednesday, 22 December 2004, 10:25 am | Eden Albert Community Board

Eden Albert Community Board is pleased to facilitate improvements in traffic flows and a reduction in inconvenience for almost 6,000 UK visitors at next July's Lions and Irish Tour 2005. At a meeting Monday night, the Board gave unanimous support ... More >>

Gay And Lesbian Elected Reps Meet With Mayor

Wednesday, 22 December 2004, 10:24 am | Eden Albert Community Board

At a meeting Monday afternoon with the Mayor, gay and lesbian community board members Lindsey Rea, Bruce Kilminster and Christopher Dempsey heard the Mayor explain his actions in opposing the Civil Union Bill. The Mayor reaffirmed his commitment to ... More >>