57 days ago

Should Council contract cleaners wait longer for Living Wage?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Hundreds of low-paid cleaners and security staff who work at council-facilities, but through contractors, had hoped they would be paid the Living Wage this year. Should Council budget cuts delay that? Read the story below:

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1 day ago

Project to turn Auckland's empty roof space into gardens gets off the ground

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Auckland Stuff

A not-for-profit initiative to turn the empty roofs of Auckland high rises into community gardens has begun.
The project, called Kai in the Sky, is the brainchild of 24-year-old Becky Umbers. Staff from local hospitality businesses, which are struggling because of the pandemic, will tend to the gardens and use the produce grown there for free. Would you tend to and use a roof top garden if they were open to the community?

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5 hours ago

What's On: ANCAD's Meet the Candidates Meeting

Auckland North from Takapuna

Community Meeting to meet North Shore and Northcote Electorate Candidates for General Election 2020. Light lunch provided. RSVP to info@ancad.org.nz or ph 094864820
ANCAD's Meet the Candidates Meeting
  • Channel View Lounge Mary Thomas Centre