Don't miss your opportunity to have a say on the Annual Budget, on what the Local Board should priorities over the next 3 years, and the review of Council Controlled Organisations (CCO's). There is a lot going on and now is the time to get involved.
Tomorrow (Tuesday 25 February) we are holding a community Have Your Say event at the Onehunga Community Centre between 4pm - 6pm.
All are most welcome.
We look forward to talking to you. However if you cannot attend, why not provide your input online? see the link below or message me for more information.
Hi neighbours, From grandparents to best friends, mums to grandchildren – Kiwis have opened up about who they miss the most two weeks into the coronavirus lockdown and shared messages for loved ones outside their bubbles in a touching video created by an Auckland-based production company.
Who do you miss most during lockdown? Warning: The video in this story may make your eyes leak.
Hi neighbours, a large fire on Maungarei seen from across the city on Tuesday night was "very likely" caused by fireworks, Fire and Emergency NZ said, adding that a group of about eight people had been seen acting suspicious in the area prior to the fire. The Tūpuna Maunga Authority is now calling for a total ban on the private sale of fireworks, given it has only been six months since Guy Fawkes night fireworks caused fires on Maungarei and Maungawhau/Mt Eden.
"Only a national ban on the sale of fireworks will prevent them being in the hands of people who continue to put the public and our ancestral heritage at risk," authority chair Paul Majurey said.
Hi Neighbours, It's a tough one for many, the prospect of rates rising 3.5 per cent, in these uncertain times. It is easy to say "Freeze!" but that's not as simple as it sounds. What do you think? Read the story here: www.stuff.co.nz...
6.6% Rates should rise 3.5 pc but with easy help for those in need6.6% Complete
84.2% Rates should be frozen for all ratepayers84.2% Complete
9.2% Rates should rise, but by less that 3.5 pc, with help for those who need it9.2% Complete