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Scoop.co.nz
New Rainbow Communities Advisory Panel establishedThursday, 3 September 2015, 2:13 pmPress Release: Auckland CouncilMedia release
New Rainbow Communities Advisory Panel established
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 2:13 pmPress Release: Auckland CouncilMedia release3 September 2015The Rainbow Communities Advisory Panel has now been... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) Board members announcedTwo new Board members have been announced for the Museum of Transport and Techn
Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) Board members announced
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
Two new Board members have been announced for the Museum of Transport and Technology Board (MOTAT). The new board members will bring a range of experience to the MOTAT Board. Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) is responsible for making a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Faye White: Proposal will not satisfy anyoneIn a few weeks' time, while sipping on our favourite glass of Hawke's Bay Pinot
Faye White: Proposal will not satisfy anyone
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
In a few weeks' time, while sipping on our favourite glass of Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc or Chardonnay, many of us will be looking back and pondering why we all had to spend so much energy, time and resources on a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
High profile Brit in NZ seeking investmentFormer Lord Mayor of London Sir Michael Bear visited Auckland today to raise in
High profile Brit in NZ seeking investment
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Former Lord Mayor of London Sir Michael Bear visited Auckland today to raise interest in investing in a new regeneration projects. A top London financier is in Auckland today to raise interest in investing in a new United Kingdom regeneration fund... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stealthy CEO leaves mayor on the sidelinesIt’s remarkable that Brown has meekly stood aside while his CEO gets a full rev
Stealthy CEO leaves mayor on the sidelines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
It’s remarkable that Brown has meekly stood aside while his CEO gets a full review of the council’s commercial assets under way. Stephen Town, chief executive of Auckland Council. Photo / Sarah Ivey Auckland Council chief executive Stephen Town is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Govt closer to funding help with city transportMinister gives best sign yet agreement on plans could mean money from Wellingto
Govt closer to funding help with city transport
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Minister gives best sign yet agreement on plans could mean money from Wellington. Transport minister Simon Bridges. Photo / Supplied The Government appears to be coming around to user-pays charges, such as a motorway toll, to tackle Auckland's... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Government, Auckland agree at last on transport funding approachThe government and Auckland Council have reached a detente over transport fundi
Government, Auckland agree at last on transport funding approach
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
The government and Auckland Council have reached a detente over transport funding, establishing a one-year, collaborative timetable for decisions on funding for the city's transport infrastructure growth in the next 30 years after the government... Read more
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More land added to Auckland housing accordThe New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan
More land added to Auckland housing accord
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 7 days ago
The New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan aimed at relieving the city's property crisis as consents begin to pick up. Eleven new areas have been added to the Auckland Housing Accord, an agreement drawn up in 2013... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Good progress continuing under Housing AccordThursday, 27 August 2015, 5:08 pmPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentNick Smit
Good progress continuing under Housing Accord
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, 27 August 2015, 5:08 pmPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentNick Smith27 AUGUST, 2015Eleven new Special Housing Areas (SHAs) that will provide up to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
New special housing areas for AucklandEleven new special housing areas (SHAs) are being set up across Auckland with t
New special housing areas for Auckland
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Eleven new special housing areas (SHAs) are being set up across Auckland with the potential to provide 1600 new homes. The announcement was made today by Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith and Auckland Mayor Len Brown. They said the new... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Eleven new special housing areas announced for AucklandEleven new special housing areas are being set up across Auckland. Photo / Doug
Eleven new special housing areas announced for Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Eleven new special housing areas are being set up across Auckland. Photo / Doug Sherring Eleven new special housing areas (SHAs) are being set up across Auckland with the potential to provide 1600 new homes. The announcement was made today by... Read more
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Perth Now
More land added to Auckland housing accordTHE New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan
More land added to Auckland housing accord
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
THE New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan aimed at relieving the city's property crisis as consents begin to pick up. ELEVEN new areas have been added to the Auckland Housing Accord, an agreement drawn up in 2013... Read more
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The Courier Mail
More land added to Auckland housing accordTHE New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan
More land added to Auckland housing accord
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
THE New Zealand government and Auckland Council have added more land to a plan aimed at relieving the city's property crisis as consents begin to pick up. ELEVEN new areas have been added to the Auckland Housing Accord, an agreement drawn up in 2013... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mayor hails historic agreement on transport27 August 2015Mayor Len Brown has hailed the launch of the Auckland Transport A
Mayor hails historic agreement on transport
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
27 August 2015Mayor Len Brown has hailed the launch of the Auckland Transport Alignment Project as an historic milestone in the relationship between Auckland and the government.The Mayor and Transport... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Progress on Auckland transport alignment highly encouraging Thursday, 27 August 2015, 4:21 pmPress Release: Automobile Association 27 AUGU
Progress on Auckland transport alignment highly encouraging
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, 27 August 2015, 4:21 pmPress Release: Automobile Association 27 AUGUST 2015 – AAThe Automobile Association (AA) has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland Council votes down plea to stop future housing landAuckland Mayor Len Brown. Photo / Jason Oxenham Auckland Council has voted 12-
Auckland Council votes down plea to stop future housing land
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Auckland Mayor Len Brown. Photo / Jason Oxenham Auckland Council has voted 12-5 against revoking its support for an Auckland Special Housing Area (SHA) at a Mangere site, which includes ancestral burial caves. More than 100 residents came by buses... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland mayor Len Brown's car snapped parking in loading zoneIT systems engineer Lloyd Kenny said today he was waiting for a bus in Nuffield
Auckland mayor Len Brown's car snapped parking in loading zone
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
IT systems engineer Lloyd Kenny said today he was waiting for a bus in Nuffield St, Newmarket, on August 6 when Mr Brown's mayoral Holden stopped in the zone for at least 10 minutes. Auckland Mayor Len Brown has been dobbed in after his... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2015 New Zealand Fashion Week OpensTuesday, 25 August 2015, 4:25 pmPress Release: New Zealand Fashion Week Ltd wit
2015 New Zealand Fashion Week Opens
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 4:25 pmPress Release: New Zealand Fashion Week Ltd with a Celebration of InnovationThe New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) Opening Launch was a fitting... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Surprise Surprise: Auckland Council Break Own Rules Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 1:38 pmPress Release: Auckland Ratepayers' Alliance (
Surprise Surprise: Auckland Council Break Own Rules
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 1:38 pmPress Release: Auckland Ratepayers' Alliance (Again)The Auckland Ratepayers’ Alliance is repeating calls to let-off... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fashion Week: Head-turning hairdosServilles' Kizzie Amoore, Devon Toi and Asena Yildiz show off their fuzzy wigs
Fashion Week: Head-turning hairdos
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Servilles' Kizzie Amoore, Devon Toi and Asena Yildiz show off their fuzzy wigs backstage. Photo / Nick Reed The Your Vision on Display hair show was part of opening night at New Zealand Fashion Week, at Auckland's Viaduct Events Centre last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland still one of the world's most liveable cities in the worldThis year, Auckland came in at number nine, moving up the ranks one spot from n
Auckland still one of the world's most liveable cities in the world
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
This year, Auckland came in at number nine, moving up the ranks one spot from number 10 last year. Photo / Brett Phibbs Auckland continues to be identified as one of the most liveable cities in the world. Last week, the Economist Intelligence Unit... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Luigi Wewege firm FMA appeal kicks off todayA firm directed by Luigi Wewege was kicked off the Financial Service Providers
Luigi Wewege firm FMA appeal kicks off today
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
A firm directed by Luigi Wewege was kicked off the Financial Service Providers Register. Photo / Doug Sherring A firm directed by Luigi Wewege, one of the central protagonists in the Len Brown infidelity scandal, will today appeal being kicked off... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
City weighs up billion dollar asset sale planBritomart, airport shares and artworks under review. A Britomart deal between
City weighs up billion dollar asset sale plan
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Britomart, airport shares and artworks under review. A Britomart deal between the council and developer Cooper and Company could be only months away. Photo / File Auckland Council is reviewing its ownership of the Britomart precinct alongside an... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Almost 2000 new homes to be built in New LynnNearly 2000 new homes - hundreds priced in the affordable range for first-home
Almost 2000 new homes to be built in New Lynn
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Nearly 2000 new homes - hundreds priced in the affordable range for first-home buyers - are set to be built on the city's western fringe in two major housing developments, the Herald can reveal. They will be able to accommodate more than 5000 people... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Your viewsAuckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is n
Your views
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class city? This week the Herald continues its 10-day series examining some of the biggest hurdles... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hey PM, take a ride in our slow laneCar users beware! Illustration / Bromhead It's a shame John Key and his transp
Hey PM, take a ride in our slow lane
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Car users beware! Illustration / Bromhead It's a shame John Key and his transport minister Simon Bridges weren't on my crowded bus home the other night. It was wet, which it often is at this time of the year, and Auckland streets were gridlocked, as... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Model for success lies out west - look at New LynnAs the Herald’s World Class Auckland series draws to a close we take a look at
Model for success lies out west - look at New Lynn
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
As the Herald’s World Class Auckland series draws to a close we take a look at the lessons learned and present readers with a blueprint of what it would take to elevate the Super City to the top. An artist's impression of the new-look LynnMall.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Almost 2000 new homes to be built in New LynnThe biggest development will be a staged 1800-home project featuring terraced h
Almost 2000 new homes to be built in New Lynn
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The biggest development will be a staged 1800-home project featuring terraced homes and multi-level apartment buildings in New Lynn. Illustration / Ignite Architects Nearly 2000 new homes - hundreds priced in the affordable range for first-home... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$110 billion to bring New Zealand up to scratchThe Government has also announced it will develop national data standards for r
$110 billion to bring New Zealand up to scratch
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The Government has also announced it will develop national data standards for roads. Photo / Nick Reed Around $110 billion will be spent by central and local government on infrastructure over the next 10 years - but more money will be needed from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cars that can drive themselves could be key to cutting commuter congestion: Simon BridgesCars that can drive themselves, London-like double-decker buses, and road tolls
Cars that can drive themselves could be key to cutting commuter congestion: Simon Bridges
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Cars that can drive themselves, London-like double-decker buses, and road tolls, could be keys to cutting commuter congestion in New Zealand's major cities, Transport Minister Simon Bridges said today. More work than simply improving roads needs to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Mayor welcomes Government infrastructure planThursday, 20 August 2015, 2:11 pmPress Release: Auckland CouncilThe 30-year New
Auckland Mayor welcomes Government infrastructure plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday, 20 August 2015, 2:11 pmPress Release: Auckland CouncilThe 30-year New Zealand Infrastructure Plan announced today has been applauded... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland on track in liveability stakesMayor Len Brown is hailing the latest lift in Auckland’s liveability ratings as
Auckland on track in liveability stakes
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Mayor Len Brown is hailing the latest lift in Auckland’s liveability ratings as an indication we are on the right track, but also a reminder there is lots more to be done.The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) rates Auckland as the world’s ninth most... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How we can make Auckland No 1Well-known Aucklanders give their views on what we need to do to make the city
How we can make Auckland No 1
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Well-known Aucklanders give their views on what we need to do to make the city truly world class. Anika Moa, musician Anika Moa wants affordable houses and more indoor play areas for children. Photo / Dean Purcell I am a musician and a mother. I... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trades initiative major opportunity for Pasifika employersIt provides young Māori and Pasifika with opportunities for free trades trainin
Trades initiative major opportunity for Pasifika employers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
It provides young Māori and Pasifika with opportunities for free trades training and direct access to employment. Pasifika employers have been invited to Manukau Institute of Technology tomorrow, where they will hear from Mayor Len Brown and Samuelu... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How can we fix Auckland's transport woes?Auckland commuters stuck in traffic. Photo / Greg Bowker Auckland consistently
How can we fix Auckland's transport woes?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Auckland commuters stuck in traffic. Photo / Greg Bowker Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class city? This week the Herald continues... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Traffic hell - Is there a way out?Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is n
Traffic hell - Is there a way out?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class city? This week the Herald continues its 10-day series examining some of the biggest hurdles... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Transport - Coping with a growing populationAuckland is facing the challenge of keeping a bulging population on the move. P
Transport - Coping with a growing population
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Auckland is facing the challenge of keeping a bulging population on the move. Photo / Nick Reed Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
LA jaunt scores mugs, ideasLen Brown hails American trip with council group and business delegation a big
LA jaunt scores mugs, ideas
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Len Brown hails American trip with council group and business delegation a big success. Auckland Mayor Len Brown led 13 other members of the council family and a business delegation of 43 to Los Angeles - and returned with a bunch of mugs. As well... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland's universities on the ballStudents enjoy university life at Auckland University's city campus. Photo / Gr
Auckland's universities on the ball
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Students enjoy university life at Auckland University's city campus. Photo / Greg Bowker Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class city?... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland’s electric train roll-out is completeAuckland Transport has officially marked the arrival of the last of the city’s
Auckland’s electric train roll-out is complete
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Auckland Transport has officially marked the arrival of the last of the city’s 57 electric trains with a function at the Wiri Train Depot attended by the Prime Minister.The last three trains from Spanish manufacturer CAF landed on the wharf last week... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Record six months of visitors to AucklandMayor Len Brown says these results further cement Auckland’s positioning as a t
Record six months of visitors to Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Mayor Len Brown says these results further cement Auckland’s positioning as a top tourism destination.“Tourism provides direct benefits to Auckland and plays a key role in achieving Auckland’s vision. More visitors to the region creates more jobs,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Suburbs could get more apartments"It is a sea change ... one that very few people would have seen coming." Thou
Suburbs could get more apartments
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
"It is a sea change ... one that very few people would have seen coming." Thousands of homes in Auckland's leafy house and garden suburbs and rural townships could be rezoned for multiple townhouses, apartments and studios, say resident... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Suburbs could get more apartments"It is a sea change ... one that very few people would have seen coming." The
Suburbs could get more apartments
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
"It is a sea change ... one that very few people would have seen coming." The changes will "basically destroy the character" of inner city suburbs like Mt Eden, a resident's association chairwoman said. Photo / File Thousands of homes in Auckland's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Class Auckland: Urban sprawl our biggest challengeThe winter sun peeks through the trees in Auckland Domain. Photo / Brett Phibbs
Class Auckland: Urban sprawl our biggest challenge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
The winter sun peeks through the trees in Auckland Domain. Photo / Brett Phibbs Auckland consistently ranks highly in lists of the world's best cities but is never number one. So what would it take to turn Auckland into a first-class city? This week... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Len Brown: Relationships have been mendedAuckland mayor Len Brown says he's mended the wounds in the relationship betwee
Len Brown: Relationships have been mended
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Auckland mayor Len Brown says he's mended the wounds in the relationship between the council and its advisory panels. Photo / Jason Oxenham, NZ Herald Auckland mayor Len Brown says he's mended the wounds in the relationship between the council and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Snapshots: Going for goldFrom left: Dan Higgins, Dion Nash, Clifton Piper and Nadine Chalmers Ross at Cl
Snapshots: Going for gold
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
From left: Dan Higgins, Dion Nash, Clifton Piper and Nadine Chalmers Ross at Clicquot in the Snow. Photo / Norrie Montgomery A mix of former and future Olympic stars as well as former prime minister Jenny Shipley, Prime Minister John Key, Auckland... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland mayoral race: who are the contenders?It is 14 months until Auckland chooses a new leader and former Conservative Par
Auckland mayoral race: who are the contenders?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
It is 14 months until Auckland chooses a new leader and former Conservative Party leader Colin Craig has become the latest to signal his interest in the mayoral race. The Herald on Sunday asks the contenders how they would head the City of Sails and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland mayor: Goff v Gattung?Former Telecom boss Theresa Gattung is believed to be seriously thinking about
Auckland mayor: Goff v Gattung?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Former Telecom boss Theresa Gattung is believed to be seriously thinking about standing for the Auckland mayoralty next year. Photo / Supplied Former Telecom boss Theresa Gattung is believed to be seriously thinking about standing for the Auckland... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Education leader joins ATEED board7 August 2015One of New Zealand’s most respected educators has been appointed a
Education leader joins ATEED board
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
7 August 2015One of New Zealand’s most respected educators has been appointed a director of Auckland Council’s economic growth agency.University of Auckland Vice-Chancellor Professor Stuart McCutcheon has joined the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Doors open at Countdown Mangere EastThursday, 6 August 2015, 11:23 amPress Release: Countdown Supermarket6 August 2
Doors open at Countdown Mangere East
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Thursday, 6 August 2015, 11:23 amPress Release: Countdown Supermarket6 August 2015: Countdown has opened its Mangere East store today with an official opening ceremony held by... Read more
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