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Trans-Tasman Bubble A Big Boost For Auckland

Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 5:28 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the announcement of a trans-Tasman bubble which will allow families and friends to reunite and give a much-needed boost to the city’s tourism and hospitality sectors. “It is time for Auckland to begin step by safe ... More >>

Alert Level Change Welcome News For Aucklanders, Says Mayor Goff

Friday, 5 March 2021, 4:10 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff says the government’s decision to move Auckland to Level 2 from 6am on Sunday will be welcome news for all Aucklanders. “Moving strongly and quickly to contain this outbreak has once again proved effective in stopping the spread of ... More >>

Aucklanders Know What To Do To Beat COVID-19, Mayor Goff Says

Saturday, 27 February 2021, 9:14 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Another cased of COVID-19 in the community was not the news anyone wanted to hear on a Saturday evening, Mayor Goff said tonight. “I understand Aucklanders’ frustration at having to return to Level 3 lockdown, with the disruption it causes to everyone’s ... More >>

Mayor Goff: Move To Level 1 Welcome Step For Auckland

Monday, 22 February 2021, 4:02 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff says the government’s decision to move to Auckland to COVID-19 Alert Level 1 from midnight tonight is welcome news for Aucklanders and for Auckland businesses. “Aucklanders have once again done the hard yards to contain community ... More >>

Auckland’s Recovery Budget Consultation Confirmed

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 1:07 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council has adopted the Consultation Document for its 10-year Budget 2021-2031, with public feedback open from 12pm on 22 February until 12pm on 22 March. The council’s 10-year Budget, or Recovery Budget, responds strongly to the loss of income from ... More >>

Mayor Goff Welcomes Move To Level 2

Wednesday, 17 February 2021, 5:02 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff welcomed the move to Level 2 for Auckland but urged people to continue following precautions. “I want to thank Aucklanders for their efforts over the last few days. I know it has not been easy. “However, today’s cases show us a ... More >>

Mayor Goff: Lockdown Needed To Stamp Out Community Transmission

Sunday, 14 February 2021, 7:22 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

“New cases of COVID-19 in the community was something none of us wanted to happen,” Mayor Phil Goff said this evening. “However, we always knew there was a risk given what we have seen overseas. “We know from experience that quick action to impose ... More >>

Scanning Essential To Containing COVID

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 10:53 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff is urging Aucklanders to continue scanning with the NZ COVID Tracer app and practising good hand hygiene in light of the new COVID-19 cases that have been detected in the city. “I understand that this is unsettling and not how any ... More >>

Auckland’s Residential Water Restrictions To Be Adjusted For Summer

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 11:35 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council’s Governing Body has today voted to adjust mandatory water restrictions. From 14 December, residents will be able to use hand-held hoses fitted with trigger nozzles; though they are still urged to use water wisely as the city’s water shortage ... More >>

Easing Of Water Restrictions To Be Considered

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 10:36 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff today said that efforts by Aucklanders to save water and big spending on increasing water supply means consideration can now be given to easing water restrictions for Aucklanders. On Thursday, Auckland Council will consider easing restrictions ... More >>

More Work Needed To Assess Scottish Water Report

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 4:29 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council will consider recommendations contained in a report by the Water Industry Commission for Scotland (WICS), says Mayor Phil Goff. “The Water Industry Commission for Scotland’s review finding that Watercare is by a significant margin ... More >>

Mayor Goff Welcomes Resolution On AC36 Courses

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 12:31 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff welcomed a resolution to the America’s Cup racecourse issue, following his request for cooperation from all parties. A disagreement between Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa meant an arbitration panel ruled courses B and C (most visible form ... More >>

Auckland Council Appoints Construction Health And Safety NZ Chair

Tuesday, 20 October 2020, 6:09 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Council appoints Construction Health and Safety NZ chair to lead independent review into Port health and safety Auckland Council has appointed Construction Health and Safety New Zealand (CHASNZ) chair Roger McRae to lead an independent review into ... More >>

Statement From Mayor Phil Goff On COVID-19 Case

Sunday, 18 October 2020, 3:13 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff is reminding Aucklanders to continue to follow official health guidelines, following the announcement today of a new case of COVID-19 in Auckland. “With the virus rampant around the world there is an ongoing risk of transmission at the border. ... More >>

Trial To Adjust Commercial Water Restrictions Comes With A Warning

Monday, 12 October 2020, 6:08 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff today warned that a trial to slightly ease commercial water restrictions, which starts today, does not mean that more permanent adjustments to restrictions are guaranteed as Auckland moves into summer. “With major industrial users voluntarily ... More >>

Mayor Goff Welcomes Auckland’s Move To COVID-19 Alert Level 1

Monday, 5 October 2020, 4:37 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the government’s decision to move to COVID-19 Alert Level 1 from 11.59pm on Wednesday 7 October. “Aucklanders have for the second time united to successfully halt community transmission of COVID-19 and I want to thank ... More >>

Mayor Phil Goff Welcomes Auckland’s Move To Level 2

Monday, 21 September 2020, 2:48 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff welcomes the government’s decision to move the city to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 from 11.59pm on Wednesday 23 September and reminds Aucklanders to continue following health guidelines. “The shift to Level 2 is encouraging and ... More >>

Mayor Goff Encourages Aucklanders To Stay The Course To Beat COVID-19

Friday, 4 September 2020, 1:24 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Phil Goff says the government’s decision to keep Auckland at COVID-19 Alert Level 2, with extra restrictions, is the right one, and asks Aucklanders to continue following the rules to ensure the city can return to Level 1 as soon as possible. ... More >>

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff’s Response To COVID-19 Alert Level Announcement

Monday, 24 August 2020, 5:58 pm | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says he is disappointed that COVID-19 Alert Level 3 is being extended for four days, but he believes Aucklanders will understand why the decision has been made. “This will be difficult for people whose jobs and businesses ... More >>

Mayor Goff Reminds Businesses To Act Responsibly

Saturday, 15 August 2020, 11:06 am | Office of the Mayor of Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff is today urging all businesses to act responsibly as Auckland continues with another 12 days of Level 3 COVID-19 lockdown. “I am concerned to hear reports of price gouging, especially for items that Aucklanders consider essential ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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