169 days ago

Passenger rail service name

Jamie Neighbourly Lead from Chartwell

Please comment below with your preferred name for the new passenger rail service.

The Waikato Blaze or Bullet are out - but the Tron Express could soon been making its way on tracks between Hamilton and Auckland. www.stuff.co.nz...

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1 day ago

Poll: Was the $19k Hamilton City Council team talk a good use of ratepayers' money?

Matt Bowen Reporter from Waikato Times

Morning neighbours,

Hamilton City Council staff have been treated to a $19k mass team talk at Claudelands Event Centre. It featured motivational speakers and a 25-minute acrobatic performance from circus company The Dust Palace.

Chief executive Richard Briggs defended the spend.

"Old school thinking is you don't spend any money on your staff and you expect them to just show up to work and go hard," he said after the event.

"New school thinking is you've got to give them some purpose for being here, and today was all about understanding that purpose and improving the wellbeing of the community."

What's your take on it? Read more here

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Was the $19k Hamilton City Council team talk a good use of ratepayers' money?
  • 37.7% Yes
    37.7% Complete
  • 54.1% No
    54.1% Complete
  • 8.2% I'm ambivalent
    8.2% Complete
159 votes
16 hours ago

Henry Bennett Centre to be replaced

Gurbir from Huntington

$100m funding to replace Henry Bennett Centre will provide better support for those with mental health issues www.newsviews.co.nz...

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8 days ago

Govt losing grip on law & order

Gurbir from Huntington

With govt losing grip, are our communities really safe, asks David Bennett MP www.newsviews.co.nz...

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