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Scoop.co.nz
Budget Says Auckland Council Needs To Do Morein Auckland worse.”“Rather than focusing council’s spending more narrowly on ke
Budget Says Auckland Council Needs To Do More
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
in Auckland worse.”“Rather than focusing council’s spending more narrowly on key house-building infrastructure projects, Len brown has led a scattergun approach funding arts plans, overseas envoys and Whitewater rafting parks.”“Labour MP Phil... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Auckland mayor set to inherit rapid city growthface some big decisions to respond to the city's rapid growth, says council chi
New Auckland mayor set to inherit rapid city growth
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
face some big decisions to respond to the city's rapid growth, says council chief executive Stephen Town. With Mayor Len Brown standing down at October's local body elections, a new mayor and council will inherit a city growing at between... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland council CEO Stephen Town: Credit rating may be key election issueface some big decisions to respond to the city's rapid growth, says council chi
Auckland council CEO Stephen Town: Credit rating may be key election issue
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
face some big decisions to respond to the city's rapid growth, says council chief executive Stephen Town. With Mayor Len Brown standing down at October's local body elections, a new mayor and council will inherit a city growing at between... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Huawei Drives NB-IoT in New Zealandglobally, known as the IoT.The event was held at Auckland’s Viaduct Event Centr
Huawei Drives NB-IoT in New Zealand
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
globally, known as the IoT.The event was held at Auckland’s Viaduct Event Centre as part of Tech Week and opened by Mayor Len Brown who thanked Huawei for the company’s commitment to fostering innovation in the Auckland region and wider New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Work begins on Half Moon Bay ferry pierAgency, the Howick Local Board through its Transport Capital Fund and the Auckl
Work begins on Half Moon Bay ferry pier
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Agency, the Howick Local Board through its Transport Capital Fund and the Auckland Council. Mr Bridges, Auckland mayor Len Brown and Howick Local Board Chair David Collings marked the start of construction by turning the first sods at the end... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Economic alliance summit huge successdesign company, with a view to a potential licencing agreement.Several Memorand
Economic alliance summit huge success
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
design company, with a view to a potential licencing agreement.Several Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) were also signed. Len Brown says this is a fantastic example of the outcomes and connections this tripartite alliance is delivering for all... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lorde a more popular search than local electionsto total searches also peaked in the week before voting closed. The most searc
Lorde a more popular search than local elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
to total searches also peaked in the week before voting closed. The most searched Auckland mayoral candidate in 2013 was Len Brown. However, Google searches for Mr Brown peaked after the local elections, following the revelation of his affair... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cameron Brewer 'unlikely' to make Auckland mayoral bidin the race - businesswoman Vic Crone, businessman John Palino who stood in 201
Cameron Brewer 'unlikely' to make Auckland mayoral bid
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
in the race - businesswoman Vic Crone, businessman John Palino who stood in 2013 and Orakei Local board member Mark Thomas. Labour MP Phil Goff is considered the frontrunner to replace Mayor Len Brown, who is stepping down in October after two ter... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
LA-Guangzhou-Auckland summit opportunity for Māori economyrelationships.Mr Flavell, along with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Guangzhou
LA-Guangzhou-Auckland summit opportunity for Māori economy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
relationships.Mr Flavell, along with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Guangzhou Vice Mayor Wang Dong and Auckland Mayor Len Brown, came together at the Tripartite Economic Summit in Auckland which celebrates the relationships between the three... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
LA, Gaungzhou and Auckland: Pacific growth cities meetof Commerce, the Los Angeles Business Council and a big delegation from Los Ang
LA, Gaungzhou and Auckland: Pacific growth cities meet
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
of Commerce, the Los Angeles Business Council and a big delegation from Los Angeles World Airports. Auckland mayor Len Brown said Auckland was growing and all three cities faced the same challenges. The biggest growth in new visitor... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rates Hike Six Times Level of Inflationthis Council is so lacking in leadership it believes to hike rates by six times
Rates Hike Six Times Level of Inflation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
this Council is so lacking in leadership it believes to hike rates by six times the level of inflation is ’stability’.”“Len Brown claims that higher rates are required to fund growth. If that is true, why are we paying so much more on a per... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Goff’s Living Wage comment, big worry for Auckland ratepayerit was dropped.”In December 2013, a majority of councillors supported Cameron B
Goff’s Living Wage comment, big worry for Auckland ratepayer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
it was dropped.”In December 2013, a majority of councillors supported Cameron Brewer’s amendment to effectively kick Mayor Len Brown’s Living Wage proposal off the table which has never formally been raised again.“The Left gave this a really good... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Aucklanders get lowest rates rise under Mayor Len BrownLen Brown wrapped up his last budget yesterday with a 2.4 per cent rates rise -
Aucklanders get lowest rates rise under Mayor Len Brown
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Len Brown wrapped up his last budget yesterday with a 2.4 per cent rates rise - the lowest increase in his six budgets as Mayor of Auckland. Household rates will rise by 2.6 per cent in July and business rates will rise by 1.7 per cent under what Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Council agrees 2016/2017 budgetNew Zealand Transport Agency after June 1, 2016 that allows older people to tra
Auckland Council agrees 2016/2017 budget
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
New Zealand Transport Agency after June 1, 2016 that allows older people to travel free on public transport.Auckland Mayor Len Brown, who led the budget process, says that this was always going to be a budget of minimal change.“I am firmly of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland ready for economic summittwo-day summit at the Viaduct Events Centre along with the business representat
Auckland ready for economic summit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
two-day summit at the Viaduct Events Centre along with the business representatives from the three cities.Auckland Mayor Len Brown will host the summit on Monday and Tuesday, the second to be held between Los Angeles, Guangzhou and Auckland... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trees returning to Maungakiekie summit next monthas acknowledging the collective support of Mana Whenua alongside Auckland Counc
Trees returning to Maungakiekie summit next month
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
as acknowledging the collective support of Mana Whenua alongside Auckland Council, the local boards and Koromatua / Mayor Len Brown who has long been a champion for the return of a tree to the summit of this iconic maunga.”“Planting the tihi of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First homes built in Ormiston Town CentreDrive, have been completed in the last month with three of the three bedroom ho
First homes built in Ormiston Town Centre
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Drive, have been completed in the last month with three of the three bedroom homes already sold and tenanted.Mayor Len Brown says the terraced houses look great and are just the start of what will no doubt be a thriving community in just a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland Council on road to financial crisis: Auckland mayoral candidate Victoria Cronerating agencies have warned the council of a rating downgrade if its debt-to-re
Auckland Council on road to financial crisis: Auckland mayoral candidate Victoria Crone
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
rating agencies have warned the council of a rating downgrade if its debt-to-revenue ratio approaches 270 per cent. Mayor Len Brown's latest budget forecasts a debt-to-revenue ratio of 265 per cent. A one-notch downgrade, he said, would lead to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Economic alliance summit attracts top speakersattracted these and other highly respected international guests is good news fo
Economic alliance summit attracts top speakers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
attracted these and other highly respected international guests is good news for Auckland and its bright business future,” Len Brown says.A feature of the Auckland summit is that visiting and local businesses are included, with significant emphasis... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Committee For Auckland report welcomedFor Auckland report welcomedA new report on the state of Auckland five years af
Committee For Auckland report welcomed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
For Auckland report welcomedA new report on the state of Auckland five years after unification has been welcomed by Mayor Len Brown.“The Governance of Auckland: 5 years on” was commissioned by the Committee for Auckland and produced by the AUT... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
JobFest 16 – young job seekers reach for the skythe first JobFest in 2015 after identifying a clear need to bring young job-see
JobFest 16 – young job seekers reach for the sky
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
the first JobFest in 2015 after identifying a clear need to bring young job-seekers and businesses together.Auckland Mayor Len Brown said the council held the unique position of sitting within and alongside business and local communities, which... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editorhave different side effects, this is a common-sense measure that must be incorp
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
have different side effects, this is a common-sense measure that must be incorporated into Pennsylvania law if we are to account truly for patient safety while giving physicians every tool available to them to combat illness. LEN BROWN OLD... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
your opinionhave different side effects, this is a common-sense measure that must be incorp
your opinion
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
have different side effects, this is a common-sense measure that must be incorporated into Pennsylvania law if we are to account truly for patient safety while giving physicians every tool available to them to combat illness. LEN BROWN OLD... Read more
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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 24 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 26 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 28 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 28 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 29 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 30 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 a month 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 a month 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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