41 days ago

Foster edging out Lester is close battle

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

It's a nail biter: Andy Foster has edged into the lead for Wellington's mayoralty over incumbent Justin Lester. But with just 715 votes in it and more than 5000 still to be counted it could all change tomorrow.

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8 hours ago

Poll: What do you want from your library?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Wellington City Council is considering what to do with its earthquake-prone central library. Examples from New Zealand - like Christchurch's Turanga - and overseas show what a 21st century library can look like. What would you like to see from Wellington's new facility?

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What do you want from your library?
  • 8.7% Regular events, shows, and talks
    8.7% Complete
  • 13% E-books and other e-services
    13% Complete
  • 12% Free wi-fi
    12% Complete
  • 3.3% Interactive features, like virtual reality
    3.3% Complete
  • 60.9% Just do the basics well
    60.9% Complete
  • 2.2% Other - comment with your ideas
    2.2% Complete
92 votes
7 hours ago

Which character would you like to see?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

A mysterious street artist is transforming a Lower Hutt retaining wall into a giant Lego set.
Over the past two weeks Lego characters have been appearing on concrete slabs that make up the wall at the foot of Wainuiomata Hill. He aims to do two a week, which character would you like to see next?

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1 hour ago