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The New Zealand Herald
Councillors Bill Cashmore, Calum Penrose and Linda Cooper 'above politics'Council has moved on from the politics of the past, say three right-leaning cou
Councillors Bill Cashmore, Calum Penrose and Linda Cooper 'above politics'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Council has moved on from the politics of the past, say three right-leaning councillors whose voting with Mayor Len Brown has come into question. Councillors Bill Cashmore, Calum Penrose and Linda Cooper say the council is not the old... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's wrong with the right?candidate in a two-horse race with Labour stalwart Phil Goff. Palino, whose 20
What's wrong with the right?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
candidate in a two-horse race with Labour stalwart Phil Goff. Palino, whose 2013 mayoral campaign became embroiled in the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang/Luigi Wewege sex scandal, has no intention of stepping down. There is talk of party pressure coming... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
English: Tie housing supply to affordabilityAuckland council chief economist Chris Parker in a report, Housing Supply, Choi
English: Tie housing supply to affordability
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Auckland council chief economist Chris Parker in a report, Housing Supply, Choice and Affordability, commissioned by Mayor Len Brown and Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse. However Mr Parker was more ambitious than Mr English in suggesting that the council... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
English: Tie supply to affordabilityAuckland council chief economist Chris Parker in a report, Housing Supply, Choi
English: Tie supply to affordability
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Auckland council chief economist Chris Parker in a report, Housing Supply, Choice and Affordability, commissioned by Mayor Len Brown and Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse. However Mr Parker was more ambitious than Mr English in suggesting that the council... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mayor to turn first sod on Alexandra Park’s second stageRelease: Alexandra Park Wednesday, 27 April 2016Auckland Mayor Len Brown will t
Mayor to turn first sod on Alexandra Park’s second stage
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Release: Alexandra Park Wednesday, 27 April 2016Auckland Mayor Len Brown will turn the first sod tomorrow to officially mark the second stage of construction for Alexandra Park’s... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Some fiscal discipline for Aucklandrates increase of 2% annually for the next three years. Having rates go up mas
Some fiscal discipline for Auckland
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
rates increase of 2% annually for the next three years. Having rates go up massively end endlessly is a political choice. Len Brown and the current Council chose to increase rates by 9.9%. This year Aucklanders should check out all candidates for... Read more
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NZCity
Anzac spirit remains strong in Auckland100th year as bagpipes played in the distance. Addressing the crowd in front o
Anzac spirit remains strong in Auckland
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
100th year as bagpipes played in the distance. Addressing the crowd in front of the museum's red-lit columns, Mayor Len Brown said the huge turnout was evidence of the continuing relevance of the holiday. "From all those years ago, the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thousands of New Zealanders pay their respects to those who fought at Gallipolifootage 10 years from now and look back."Crosses at the Auckland Domain for Anz
Thousands of New Zealanders pay their respects to those who fought at Gallipoli
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
footage 10 years from now and look back."Crosses at the Auckland Domain for Anzac Day. Photo / Nick Reed Auckland Mayor Len Brown said it was a special, emotional day. He said the importance if Anzac has not diminished but continues to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Council makes moves on menacing dogsdogs and a formal definition of an American Pit Bull,” says Cr Penrose.The call
Auckland Council makes moves on menacing dogs
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
dogs and a formal definition of an American Pit Bull,” says Cr Penrose.The call for change is being echoed by Mayor Len Brown, who says stronger legislation will help to reduce the harm communities in Auckland face every day.“Working... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland Council offers amnesty to dog ownersmenacing dogs and a formal definition of an American Pit Bull," Mr Penrose said
Auckland Council offers amnesty to dog owners
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
menacing dogs and a formal definition of an American Pit Bull," Mr Penrose said. The call for change was echoed by Mayor Len Brown, who said stronger legislation would help to reduce the harm communities in Auckland faced every day. "Working... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland wins at Ultimate Sports Cities Awardscities including Calgary, Copenhagen, Glasgow, London, Los Angeles, Manchester,
Auckland wins at Ultimate Sports Cities Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
cities including Calgary, Copenhagen, Glasgow, London, Los Angeles, Manchester, Melbourne, New York and Tokyo.Mayor Len Brown says it is great to see Auckland continuing to feature amongst the world’s best sporting cities.“Hosting major... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Low-rise city our best shot, say supportersmore than two years into the accord, only about 700 houses have been completed
Low-rise city our best shot, say supporters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
more than two years into the accord, only about 700 houses have been completed under its "fast-track" rules. Mayor Len Brown says obviously more need to be built, but the latest tranche of special housing areas brings the total to 154 with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Low-rise city our best shot, say supportersmore than two years into the accord, only about 700 houses have been completed
Low-rise city our best shot, say supporters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
more than two years into the accord, only about 700 houses have been completed under its "fast-track" rules. Mayor Len Brown says obviously more need to be built, but the latest tranche of special housing areas brings the total to 154 with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mayor Len bottom of the classOutgoing Brown has the poorest record in attending crucial council sessions. M
Mayor Len bottom of the class
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Outgoing Brown has the poorest record in attending crucial council sessions. Mayor Len Brown during the Auckland Council Unitary Plan meeting. Photo / Dean Purcell. Mayor Len Brown had the worst attendance at Auckland Council's most important... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Thomas Launches Better Transport Sooner Policyand I will appoint myself to the Board of Auckland Transport if necessary.To fu
Thomas Launches Better Transport Sooner Policy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
and I will appoint myself to the Board of Auckland Transport if necessary.To fund his plans, he will restore the $113m that Len Brown cut from the Long Term Plan transport budget by eliminating non-essential council spending. This will see $20m per... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Europe votes to withdraw approval of carcinogenic glyphosatethere are effective alternatives already in use in some areas. The WMA says the
Europe votes to withdraw approval of carcinogenic glyphosate
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
there are effective alternatives already in use in some areas. The WMA says there can be no misinterpretation by Mayor Len Brown and Council now that the world has put human health before all other considerations.This recognition of public... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Major milestone for Youth Employment in Aucklandof pledge partners to 51.The pledge signing event at The Warehouse Head Office
Major milestone for Youth Employment in Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
of pledge partners to 51.The pledge signing event at The Warehouse Head Office Training Centre will be hosted by Mayor Len Brown and means an even bigger commitment to tackling Auckland’s youth employment issue head-on.“This is a significant... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Northport omitted from Ports of Auckland shortlistconsidered better options, Northland's economic development boss says. The Por
Northport omitted from Ports of Auckland shortlist
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
considered better options, Northland's economic development boss says. The Ports Future Study, set up by Auckland mayor Len Brown, had been looking at a long-list of 12 possible port locations that could work from a purely technical perspective.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Soaring visitor numbers make it Auckland’s hottest summer yeCommercial Accommodation Monitor. December guest nights were up 2.8 per cent on
Soaring visitor numbers make it Auckland’s hottest summer ye
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Commercial Accommodation Monitor. December guest nights were up 2.8 per cent on the previous year to 650,000.Mayor Len Brown says a strong visitor economy has many flow on effects which benefit both Auckland and New Zealand as a... Read more
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NZCity
Muriwai a possible port locationHarbour and the Firth of Thames. Auckland's current port is downtown and after
Muriwai a possible port location
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
Harbour and the Firth of Thames. Auckland's current port is downtown and after protests against its expansion plans, mayor Len Brown commissioned a Port Future Study. A working group within the study produced a short list of options on Friday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Special Housing Areas unveiled for Aucklandregion have been classified as Special Housing Areas where new houses will be f
New Special Housing Areas unveiled for Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
region have been classified as Special Housing Areas where new houses will be fast-tracked for completion. Auckland Mayor Len Brown and Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith today announced the tenth tranche of Special Housing Areas (SHAs),... Read more
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News.com.au
Tenth expansion for Auckland housing zonesof more than 15 homes, such as apartments, only need 10 per cent of homes to be
Tenth expansion for Auckland housing zones
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
of more than 15 homes, such as apartments, only need 10 per cent of homes to be affordable to qualify. Auckland Mayor Len Brown said while there had been an increase in the demand for consents in the zones, from 52 a month in the first two... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Karangahape Rd opens up for street eventon the Beach Rd and Grafton Gully Cycleway and then back up to Lightpath at the
Karangahape Rd opens up for street event
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
on the Beach Rd and Grafton Gully Cycleway and then back up to Lightpath at the bottom of Mercury Lane.Auckland Mayor Len Brown says Open Streets is a great family event. “Last year it was held on Quay St and there was a huge turn-out. This... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Special Housing Areas unveiled for Aucklandregion have been classified as Special Housing Areas where new houses will be f
New Special Housing Areas unveiled for Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
region have been classified as Special Housing Areas where new houses will be fast-tracked for completion. Auckland Mayor Len Brown and Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith today announced the tenth tranche of of Special Housing Areas (SHAs),... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Beggars turning city into a cesspitis expected to be some resistance to the complete ban on begging that Wood and
Beggars turning city into a cesspit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
is expected to be some resistance to the complete ban on begging that Wood and Penrose are proposing. Mayor Len Brown and his deputy Penny Hulse have been missing in action on begging and allowed this terrible look to denigrate the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lydia Ko is a freakoff the cruise ships must be gobsmacked and appalled. Certainly nowhere near th
Lydia Ko is a freak
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
off the cruise ships must be gobsmacked and appalled. Certainly nowhere near the world's most liveable city that Mayor Len Brown keeps trumpeting. The truth is people are sick of it. I'm sick of it. The mayoral candidate who is going to clean... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Len Brown should man-up on Asian violenceMonday, 4 April 2016, 10:41 amPress Release: John Palino “Violence against Asi
Len Brown should man-up on Asian violence
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 1 months ago
Monday, 4 April 2016, 10:41 amPress Release: John Palino “Violence against Asians has its roots in pent up anger and frustration across the 50 per cent of Aucklanders... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Teen attacker behind barsPora be kept separate from adult prisoners, at his request. After details of t
Teen attacker behind bars
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
Pora be kept separate from adult prisoners, at his request. After details of the crimes were publicised, Auckland Mayor Len Brown requested a briefing, and concerns were also raised with Police Minister Judith Collins. Last week, two female... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Teen who allegedly attacked Asian students put behind barsexpert saysBrutal assaults scaring Auckland's Asian students After details of
Teen who allegedly attacked Asian students put behind bars
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
expert saysBrutal assaults scaring Auckland's Asian students After details of the crimes were publicised, Auckland Mayor Len Brown requested a briefing, and concerns were also raised with Police Minister Judith Collins. Last week, two female... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland Council to remain member of lobby groupContentShould cat ownership be limited at three per household?Cartoon: We only
Auckland Council to remain member of lobby group
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
ContentShould cat ownership be limited at three per household?Cartoon: We only chase miceKia Ora: Owhango Mayor Len Brown said the issue boiled down to the line between the council and the chief executive, whose job it was to determine... Read more

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