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Karaka-Weymouth Bridge off the Table

Thursday, 11 July 2013, 11:22 am | Manurewa Local Board

Manurewa Civic leaders are pleased to hear that the Karaka to Weymouth bridge is off the table in the recommendation for the Southern RUB put forward for the draft plan. More >>

"Trust Us" Council Sails Blindly Forward

Friday, 24 May 2013, 8:45 am | Manurewa Local Board

In what may prove to be Mayor Len Brown’s political epitaph, Auckland Council has rejected a Notice of Motion lodged by Cr George Wood to extend the period for public input on the pre-notification draft Unitary Plan. The rejection has stunned Manurewa ... More >>

Wattle Downs says “No” to the draft Unitary Plan

Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 8:45 am | Manurewa Local Board

Manurewa Local Board chairperson Angela Dalton said Wattle Downs’ rejection of the ‘compact city’ aspiration proposed by Auckland Council was an all too familiar response to a proposed rulebook for Auckland’s future development, and predicted ... More >>

Thousands sign petition opposed to new ‘legal high’ store

Friday, 10 May 2013, 9:13 am | Manurewa Local Board

The Manurewa Local Board tonight received a petition signed by over 1500 local residents and business owners opposed to the new ‘high zone’ store which opened last Monday in Manurewa town centre which sells ‘legal highs’ such as synthetic cannabis ... More >>

Parliament must pass Psychoactive Substances Bill Urgently

Tuesday, 7 May 2013, 11:15 am | Manurewa Local Board

Manurewa Local Board Chair Angela Dalton and Manurewa Local Board Member Simeon Brown will be tomorrow speaking to their submission in support of the Psychoactive Substances Bill which is currently before the Health Select Committee. More >>

‘Legal High’ Shop Not Welcome in Manurewa

Wednesday, 1 May 2013, 4:46 pm | Manurewa Local Board

Manurewa Local Board Chair Angela Dalton is disappointed and feels let down that a new drug store promising ‘legal highs’ has opened up in Manurewa without the Local Board or community being made aware. More >>

Do the Local Stuff Well and the Rest Will Follow

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 3:54 pm | Manurewa Local Board

“Do the local stuff well, and extend access to free swimming pools for more local residents”. That is the message conveyed by the Manurewa Local Board to today’s direction-setting meeting with Auckland Council. More >>

Complete Local Projects Instead of Increasing Taxes

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 8:36 am | Manurewa Local Board

“Finish what you start before taxing the pips out of Auckland motorists and property owners.” More >>