44 days ago

Poll: Could we live without public bins?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Many public rubbish bins are being removed by councils due to the large costs of regularly emptying them. Do you think we can adapt and live without them?

Type 'Not For Print' if you wish your comments to be excluded from the We Say You Say column of your local paper.

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Could we live without public bins?
  • 11.6% Yes
    11.6% Complete
  • 87.9% No
    87.9% Complete
  • 0.6% Other - I'll share below
    0.6% Complete
2661 votes
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2 days ago

Could the jury service process be improved?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Every year, thousands of New Zealanders are called up to serve as jurors in the High and District Courts, and it's an important way to contribute to your country.

But for some, jury service can be a huge disruption and a financial burden. Do you think changes could be made to our jury service system to address these challenges?

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1 hour ago

Weather warnings for Auckland

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Thunderstorms and strong wind are taking place in Auckland today.

Here's what you need to know:
- A period of severe gale southwesterlies is expected in Auckland and MetService have issued a severe thunderstorm watch and an orange strong wind warning.
- Air NZ is contacting customers booked to fly in and out of Auckland this afternoon, warning of potential flight disruptions due to strong winds forecast to hit the city.
- NZTA warn of strong winds between 10am-12pm today so the Harbour Bridge will have lane reductions, reduced speeds and a 4x4 lane layout. Caution is especially needed for motorcyclists and trucks. NZTA said "Today there is also a possibility that all lanes on the bridge could close temporarily."
- Strong wind gusts could damage trees, powerlines and unsecured structures. Driving may be hazardous, especially for high-sided vehicles and motorcycles.

Be safe, neighbours!

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4 hours ago

HANDYMAN SERVICES, HOUSE MAINTENANCE

Viktor from Trade Barikov Viktor

Hello.
I am Viktor, a qualified carpenter with 20+ years of experience in construction industry. I am LBP builder, that mean I can do resticted works for council inspection, can do many other works as handyman services - repair broken windows, doors, kitchen draws, install hinges, knobs, door handles, walls repair, decks, private screens and many other small jobs around your house.
Can do alteration, extention of your house etc. If you have any jobs which is sitting and waiting their hour, call me and I will sort it out for you. Contact me by email allbuildservice@gmail.com or text by phone 0212362683, I will contact you in 24 hours to discuss your needs and give you a qoute




Kind regards to everyone
Viktor