Debate lopsided The debate around the Port of Auckland was certainly lopsided. For the record I agree with Councillors Christine Fletcher and Efeso Collins in delaying ANY talk about … Continue reading MEGA READ: Can’t Talk About Port of Auckland Without Talking About South Auckland. IT’S CALLED INDUSTRY STUPID!
Doing the business Given there seems to be a bit of chatter around ATEED’s expenses (again) and now one on staff travel (I am neutral on this providing a … Continue reading Council Continues to Streamline Procuement in Benefit of Auckland
What can the USA teach us about Family friendly urban environments Millennials unlike their Boomer parents tend to seek out more urban than suburban environments to raise their new … Continue reading TAKE HEED AUCKLAND: URBAN LIFESTYLES FOR MILLENNIALS WITH CHILDREN!
When design and lower speeds work Both are defaulted to 40km/h But it all comes down to design to realise that speed in a residential area#citiesskylines pic.twitter.com/AeKR6isupJ — … Continue reading #CitiesSkylines Offers Tips in Street Design and People Space. 40km/h Default Works!
Southern Auckland’s Future Being Mapped Out OPINION: Some big changes are on the way for the people and businesses of Southern Auckland (between Takanini and Pukekohe) as the city continues … Continue reading I’ve been Writing, on Southern Auckland’s Future
Council in good finance shape Note: OPEX means operating expenditure – your bread and butter stuff running a Council, CAPEX is Capital Expenditure – investment into things most often … Continue reading Auckland Council Posts $340m OPEX Surplus
Auckland Transport falling behind Earlier this year I had filed a Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act request to Auckland Transport about when bus lanes along the Great … Continue reading LGOIMA Request into Papakura Bus Lanes – AGAIN. Where Are They?
Local Board Plan to be Adopted. Metropolitan and Town Centres in Focus, Greenways Program to Begin! Today the Papakura Local Board will adopt the 2017 Papakura Local Board Plan … Continue reading Papakura Local Board Plan 2017 to be Adopted by Papakura Local Board
Have your say on the future of Southern Auckland It has finally started after the Unitary Plan went live in November 2016. The attempt to plan and map out … Continue reading HAVE YOUR SAY: Southern Auckland’s Future! Drury-Pukekohe Structure Planning Underway
Have your say in some structure planning From Auckland Council: Have your say on homes and jobs for Drury and Pukekohe Land around Drury and Pukekohe-Paerata has been identified … Continue reading Have Your Say on the Future of Drury and Pukekohe From Monday