47 days ago

National's Denise Lee stays on as Maungakiekie MP - just

Brittany Keogh Reporter from East & Bays Courier

Hi neighbours, If you live in Ellerslie or Greenlane, National's Denise Lee is your local MP after she narrowly won the candidate vote in the Maungakiekie electorate. Lee beat Priyanca Radhakrishnan, who is a Labour list MP, by just 580 votes on Saturday. The result surprised a politics expert who expected Radhakrishnan to win.

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1 day ago

Would you pay 44 cents a week for more climate change action?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Auckland Council and the Government have declared climate emergencies. But the proposed 10 year budget, spruns a bolder action programme that would cost 44 cents a week more per ratepayer. Do you agree? Read the story below:

4 days ago

Poll: Do you agree with the proposed congestion charge of $3.50?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Drivers could be taxed $3.50 to enter the CBD during peak hour.

The congestion charge of up to $3.50 could be implemented within three years under a proposal unveiled by officials.

It is hoped a congestion charge would spur people to leave their cars behind but there are concerns those who are less well off could feel the pinch.

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Do you agree with the proposed congestion charge of $3.50?
  • 21.2% Yes
    21.2% Complete
  • 71.7% No
    71.7% Complete
  • 7.1% Undecided. It's too complex.
    7.1% Complete
1319 votes
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2 hours ago

Support Local Business

David from Glendowie

We are in support of all local business, each and every one support a family. Almost 3 weeks ago Picco Eatery opened of in Glendowie. The food is delicious and the owner Mustafa is welcoming. Next time you are cruising near Roberta Park stop by for a great cuppa. Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner you will be happy.