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Call for Williamson to be investigated after questionable comment

By Laura Kvigstad, Auckland Council reporter, Funded by New Zealand on Air Howick ward councillor Maurice Williamson’s hot-mic moment has landed him in hot...

Bishop blesses St Paul’s build site

The Anglican Bishop of Auckland, the Right Reverend Ross Bay, has blessed the build site of a new east Auckland church. The ceremony at St...

Mike Lee ousted from Auckland Transport board

By Laura Kvigstad, Auckland Council reporter funded by New Zealand on Air Councillor Mike Lee has been ousted from his seat at the Auckland Transport...

Howick’s councillors given leading roles

Auckland mayor Wayne Brown has tasked the Howick ward's two councillors with leading several Auckland Council committees. Maurice Williamson will lead a committee that has...

Supporting struggling families this Christmas

Auckland Council is supporting the Auckland City Mission's work to bring Christmas joy to people in need. The mission's annual Auckland's Angels appeal provides festive...

Councillors and mayor sworn in

By Laura Kvigstad, Auckland Council reporter Funded by New Zealand on Air Councillors and the mayor have been sworn in at the first meeting of...

Auckland’s new mayor appoints deputy

Incoming Auckland mayor Wayne Brown has named Orakei ward councillor Desley Simpson as the city's deputy mayor. "Desley is both my choice for deputy mayor...

Queen Elizabeth II remembered at Auckland Council

Mayor Phil Goff remembers Queen Elizabeth II as a 'reassuring presence' for the past 70 years. At the Finance and Performance Committee on September 15,...

Memorial unveiled to athletics legend

The late Dick Quax is being publicly honoured for his numerous political and athletic accomplishments. Two interpretative signs have been installed along a stretch of...

Auckland Council endorses Mayor’s Emergency Budget proposal

Auckland Council’s Finance and Performance Committee today voted to endorse Mayor Phil Goff’s proposal for the Emergency Budget 2020/2021, which responds to the $750...