67 days ago

Poll: E-scooters: should they stay or should they go?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Wellington is in a spin over e-scooters, with the city council receiving nearly 5000 submissions ahead of a decision on whether 800 electric scooters, operated by Uber-owned Jump and local startup Flamingo, will stay on the streets for the duration of an 18-month trial. What do you want to happen to the e-scooters?

E-scooters: should they stay or should they go?
  • 17% Keep them, they're great
    17% Complete
  • 43.4% Keep them, but with better rules and enforcement
    43.4% Complete
  • 38.2% Get rid of them
    38.2% Complete
  • 1% Not sure
    1% Complete
  • 0.4% Other (comment below)
    0.4% Complete
1407 votes
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9 days ago


Community Engagement Advisor from Metlink: On Our Way

As part of the national response to COVID-19 alert level 4 Metlink will make all rail and bus services free until June.

Public transport will continue to be available for essential service workers, and to enable communities to access supermarkets, pharmacies and health facilities.

For more information about this and what services are running, please read the full update on our website below.

2 hours ago

Spread facts, not fear

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

With COVID-19 classified as a pandemic, there has never been a more important time to be Neighbourly. To ensure everyone in our communities feels safe and supported, spread facts not fear. Regularly consult government sources and encourage others to do the same.

During this uncertain time, it’s fine to feel a little overwhelmed. To keep up to date with the latest developments and how you can do your bit, visit https://covid19.govt.nz/.
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1 day ago

LOCAL Supermarket

Ansar from Crofton Downs

Who is benifiting from Covid-19?
Our lOCAL Supermarket.
Hot cross bun on the right purchased on 25/3/20 on the left purchased 31/3/20 Price $4.99 See the difference in size!
My wife went to New World today to get Flour (Local supermarket did not have) BlueBird Chippies in Count down $2.20 RRP $2.19 New World $1.75
Magnum in Countdown. $8.00 RRP $7.49 NewWorld. $6.49
Fresh Garlic Before Lockdown $24.99 Now $44.00 Kg. In Countdown We do not know the price difference in other products. There are no specials in COUNTDOWN other supermarkets have specials.