40 days ago

Do you think John Banks should campaign as mayor again?

Mandy Te Reporter from East & Bays Courier

Hi Neighbours, John Banks was twice a mayor of Auckland City, and is now pondering whether to have a second tilt at becoming mayor of greater Auckland. Ten years after his last bid, should be try again? Read the story and share your thoughts with us in the comments section!

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21 days ago

Bus services 295 Mid Town to Ellerslie and Vice Versa

Sean from Onehunga

Is there anyone that experience difficulty of connecting bus services 295 waiting at stop in Athens Road and Hoheria Ave, Onehunga, both in bound to Ellersllie and outbound to Mid Town.
Recently, I have been waiting for the above services at bus stop 8396 in Athens Road. There was no bus coming to service this stop although from late June onwards, the stop has been officially declared effective.I rung up Auckland Transport and it took a while for them to find out the stop is active. Then they rung NZ bus and NZ bus told them they couldn't track down the bus whether the bus has really serviced this recently amended route.
On Friday I caught this bus coming back to Onehunga. To my astonish, the driver took a right turn into Namata from Tawa Rd where he was supposed to turn right to Moana from Tawa and from Moana Ave and left into Athens Rd, ie. following the old route of 312 services. I notified the driver and he kept ignoring me when he turned into Namata.
It has appeared to me that there is a communication breakdown between NZ bus and it's drivers. I sincerely hope this issue would be promptly resulted as there are lots of elderly and passengers with disabilities catching bus at the vicinity of Hoheria Ave and Athens Road on both side using services 295.

9 hours ago

NZ Police Weekly Crime Alert Pictures

Colleen from Onehunga

Happy Sunny Saturday Neighbours,
Here's the latest crime alert photos from our Community Constable Don Allen for your perusal. Sadly there are a good number of photos this week but they are very clear if you are able to shed any light on their names or possible whereabouts so the Police have talk with them .
Thank you
Regards
Colleen

Crime alert 23 August 2019.pdf Download View

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11 hours ago

What's On: English Conversation Group

Valerie from Glen Eden

DescriptionCome along and join us to practice your English conversation skills, talk about what 's happening in Parnell community and make friends from around the world!  All welcome!
English Conversation Group
  • Parnell Library