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Anthony Rimell to stand in Waimairi

Monday, 27 June 2016, 10:23 am | Peoples Choice

The People’s Choice is pleased to announce it has selected Anthony Rimell to contest the Waimairi ward at the upcoming elections. More >>

Coastal and Burwood selections

Monday, 30 May 2016, 10:13 am | Peoples Choice

The People’s Choice is pleased to announce the selection of Dean Lester to stand for council in the Coastal ward at the upcoming elections, and Andrea Cummings to contest the community board from the Coastal Ward. More >>

Selections made for Hornby and Halswell

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 4:44 pm | Peoples Choice

The People’s Choice is pleased to announce it has selected Anne Galloway to contest the Council ward of Halswell, Debbie Mora for the Community Board in Halswell, Jimmy Chen for the Council in Hornby, and Mike Mora and Natalie Bryden to contest the Community ... More >>

Peter to pay Paul tinkering: budget

Saturday, 21 May 2011, 4:48 pm | Peoples Choice

Press Release The People's Choice Party NZ The budget gave us Peter to pay Paul tinkering in an attempt to balance the books. But it gave us no economic tools or vision on how to move the economy forward. For example the government still gives out free ... More >>

Rusty Kane offers to be Lee's Campaign Manager

Thursday, 11 June 2009, 11:28 am | Peoples Choice

People's Choice Mt Albert by- election candidate Rusty Kane is offering Nationals Melissa Lee Mt Albert by-election candidate to be her campaign manager for the last two days before poling day. He said her campaign has been badly managed by National ... More >>

Stop the Waterview Motorway

Tuesday, 9 June 2009, 11:25 am | Peoples Choice

At least for the time being.. Under the current financial climate the Auckland Waterview project like the Cullen fund and the promised tax cuts are unfordable for New Zealand at this time. And like the Cullen fund along with the promised tax cuts.. The Government ... More >>

Central govt is right party to assist AUT campus

Monday, 7 July 2008, 9:50 am | Peoples Choice

AUT asked the council earlier this year to fund the purchase of land at the old Carter Holt Harvey site in Great South Rd, which would have required $60 million from the council. This was supported by council officers and councillors until the public ... More >>

Manukau Auckland proposal driven by self interest

Monday, 14 April 2008, 10:24 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice is claiming that Manukau City Council’s recently released draft submission to the Royal Commission of Inquiry on Auckland Governance is being driven principally by self interest. More >>

Call to Halve Small Business Wastewater Rates

Tuesday, 5 June 2007, 10:40 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice has slammed Manukau City’s wastewater tariff decision. Peoples Choice Councillor and Mayoral Candidate Dick Quax last week called for an exception to the Annual Plan Committee’s recommendation to wastewater tariff and is now calling ... More >>

65 Missing Police

Saturday, 2 June 2007, 4:31 pm | Peoples Choice

Manukau City election ticket Peoples Choice has launched a petition to find Manukau’s 65 missing police. Peoples Choice Council candidate for Papatoetoe and current Community Board member Toa Greening says that it’s about time Manukau was given its fair ... More >>

CCO Directors up for extravagant pay rise

Friday, 30 March 2007, 10:22 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice is demanding answers from the Manukau City Council after it approved a 40% increase in Directors’ fees for two of its Council Controlled Organisations (CCOs) Manukau Water and Tomorrow’s Manukau Properties. More >>

Four Council Candidates Announced

Tuesday, 6 March 2007, 10:11 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice has announced its first four candidates to contest Manukau City Council positions at this year’s local body elections. They are: - Michael Bailey – Manurewa ward - Michael Williams – Botany/Clevedon ward - Toa Greening – Papatoetoe ward ... More >>

Dick Quax running again

Wednesday, 21 February 2007, 9:50 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice has selected Dick Quax as its candidate for the Manukau City mayoralty in this year’s local body elections. The former Olympic athlete and current second-term Manukau City Councillor was selected unopposed at the Peoples Choice AGM held at ... More >>

Petition to Council on waste water charges

Thursday, 15 February 2007, 10:31 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice has started a petition to reduce waste water charges for low water users. More >>

Mayoral Candidate selection race on

Monday, 29 January 2007, 2:47 pm | Peoples Choice

The Manukau City local body group Peoples Choice has announced it will select its 2007 Mayoral candidate on 20 February at its Annual General Meeting. More >>

Peoples Choice: Focus On The Job

Sunday, 12 November 2006, 2:16 pm | Peoples Choice

The Manukau City election ticket Peoples Choice is calling on elected members of the Manurewa Residents Ticket to put their in-fighting to one side and focus on the job of improving the Manurewa community. More >>

A hat-trick for Peoples Choice

Thursday, 26 October 2006, 9:54 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice, the Manukau City centrist local body ticket, has won its third by-election in a row. Peoples Choice backed candidate Sylvia Taylor today won the Mangere ward council by-election, taking a seat off the Labour Party. More >>

Peoples Choice surveying all Manukau businesses

Tuesday, 5 September 2006, 10:45 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice is inviting businesses in Manukau City to comment on the fairness of their waste water charges, in a mail out that commences this week. Chairman Hamish Stevens said that Peoples Choice had received many responses to its campaign to have ... More >>

Calculate your rates savings on-line

Wednesday, 26 July 2006, 9:38 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice have updated their popular rates calculator on their web site, so residents can see how much they’ve saved from the introduction of the $300 Uniform Annual General charge. More >>

Peoples Choice win in Papatoetoe

Thursday, 1 June 2006, 10:35 am | Peoples Choice

Peoples Choice candidate Toa Greening has won the Papatoetoe Community Board by-election. Toa won with a majority of over 500 votes ahead of the next highest polling candidate. Peoples Choice Chairman Hamish Stevens said he was sure that Toa will be a great ... More >>