The south is growing fast, and in the next 30 years, Takaanini, Opāheke, Drury, Paerata and Pukekohe will be home to another 120,000 people.
We need safe transport to get us to where we live, work and play – choices like buses, and trains, as well as biking and walking.
We want your feedback on a range of transport proposals that will shape the future.
Find out more and have your say at our website.
Hi Neighbours, With one week until Auckland Councillors decide this year's rates rise, and the size of the Covid-19 hit Emergency Budget, public feedback on rates is fairly evenly split. How much do you think your's should rise? Read the story below:
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
To read more, click here.
60% Yes, five days is not enough60% Complete
13.9% No, I never use mine up anyway13.9% Complete
26.1% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis26.1% Complete
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