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Palino Pleased National and Labour Support His Policy

Thursday, 2 June 2016, 1:50 pm | John Palino

"Today I feel very pleased that both major political parties have picked up on my policy to remove Auckland City’s Urban Boundaries. This has been my policy for years and is outlined in my book, “A Vision For Auckland”. More >>

John Palino calls on Auckland Transport to reprioritise

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 3:32 pm | John Palino

"Auckland Transport's announcement today that it will start consultation on a cycleway from Parnell to the city is great news for a small number of residents in central Auckland wanting more options, but what about those residents who don't have basic ... More >>

Palino welcomes Labour's urban growth boundary announcement

Thursday, 19 May 2016, 10:09 am | John Palino

"As the only remaining mayoral candidate for Auckland calling for the removal of metropolitan limits, and the only one who's actually released a policy on urban growth, I couldn't be happier to have Labour on my side," said John Palino. More >>

Compact city driving transport failure

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:39 am | John Palino

Compact city driving transport failure Auckland mayoral candidate John Palino said today, "The recent report from the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development, backed up by surveys from the Automobile Association and Employers and Manufacturers ... More >>

Response to PSA’s Glenn Barclay

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:14 am | John Palino

Glenn Barclay of the Public Service Association claims my plans to reduce the number of staff at Auckland Council is impractical. More >>

A Vision of Auckland - Book release

Monday, 9 May 2016, 5:44 pm | John Palino

John Palino Mayoral Campaign To support my mayoral campaign I have released a book “A Vision for Auckland”. The book is available free in PDF form from my website , or on Amazon for purchase. “A Vision for Auckland”, ... More >>

Len Brown should man-up on Asian violence

Monday, 4 April 2016, 10:41 am | John Palino

“Violence against Asians has its roots in pent up anger and frustration across the 50 per cent of Aucklanders who cannot ever afford a home,” says John Palino. More >>

Auckland Waterfront Stadium Not a Priority

Monday, 21 March 2016, 2:26 pm | John Palino

Auckland mayoral candidate John Palino is opposing discussions about a waterfront stadium until the big issues facing Auckland are dealt with. More >>

Palino welcomes Stephen Berry’s Endorsement

Monday, 21 March 2016, 11:20 am | John Palino

Auckland Mayoral Candidate John Palino welcomes the endorsement of Affordable Auckland’s Stephen Berry for the up coming mayoral election. More >>

Palino calls for the Removal of the Metropolitan Urban Limit

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 10:27 am | John Palino

Mayoral Candidate John Palino calls for the removal of the Metropolitan Urban Limit. Mr Palino says, “The MUL has restricted land supply in Auckland, driving up house prices for ideological reasons. It is time council stopped flogging the dead horse ... More >>

One promise to break them all

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 3:08 pm | John Palino

"Len Brown's black budget signals a dark future ahead for the communities of Auckland," says John Palino. More >>

John Palino Denies Knowledge of Brown Affair

Sunday, 20 October 2013, 12:52 pm | John Palino

“I have just completed a very long and intensive campaign for the Auckland mayoralty in which I poured my heart and soul into providing residents with an alternative pathway for Auckland. More >>

John Palino - No Comment on Len Brown Affair

Wednesday, 16 October 2013, 8:54 am | John Palino

I will not be commenting and it’s a personal matter for Len and his family to deal with. More >>

Interminably rising house prices highlight Mayor's failure

Wednesday, 9 October 2013, 4:45 pm | John Palino

"The figures released today by Quotable Value which show house prices in Auckland rose 13.6 per cent over the past year show just how badly the Mayor has performed over his first term," said John Palino. More >>

Palino to keep Mt Smart for Warriors, speedway at Western Springs

Tuesday, 8 October 2013, 3:23 pm | John Palino

“If elected Mayor of Auckland, I will not shift the Warriors to Eden Park or close the Western Springs speedway,” says John Palino. More >>

Census figures demolish Len Brown's plans for Auckland

Monday, 7 October 2013, 3:48 pm | John Palino

“The first tranche of Census population figures released today throw light on just how little value Aucklanders have received from the first three years of the Auckland Council,” says John Palino. More >>

Palino Launches Animal Welfare Policy

Friday, 4 October 2013, 3:23 pm | John Palino

With only 4% separating John Palino and Len Brown in the Auckland Mayoral Race, there is a good chance that Palino will be stepping into the Mayor’s Office and making some significant changes. Among these are a series of changes to Auckland’s Animal ... More >>

Unitary Plan delivering world’s least liveable city

Monday, 30 September 2013, 4:35 pm | John Palino

“The Auckland Council’s notified Unitary Plan released publicly today will lead to congestion, more expensive housing and a reduction in the standard of living for all of Auckland,” says John Palino. More >>

Palino will restore berm cutting services

Monday, 30 September 2013, 12:58 pm | John Palino

Auckland Mayoral candidate John Palino confirmed today that he would reinstate berm services in the old Auckland City area for a temporary period before handing over responsibility and discretional funding to local boards. More >>

Palino unleashes Auckland debt clock

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:02 pm | John Palino

Auckland mayoral candidate John Palino has built a debt clock to track the Auckland Council’s borrowing and published it on his website More >>