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Find out what candidates really stand for

Part of being a candidate standing in the Local Elections 2016 is responding to survey questions and pledges sought by a range of organisations.  Groups like Generation Zero use it to give candidates a grade (I got an A!), for others the responses are just circulated to members.  Hopefully the surveys are helpful in building up a […]

Park(ing) day 2015 temporary people places

I first celebrated International Park(ing) day in 2009 when I was visiting Wellington where the council threatened to remove the temporary installations organised by Intersect Network in a few car parking spaces. Fortunately the event went ahead after some quick permit negotiations. At the same time park(ing) day was being celebrated in Auckland with an installation (photos from […]

Auckland Conversations: Fixing Auckland’s Transport

Auckland Conversations is an exciting series featuring leaders and experts in design, planning, heritage, environment and socio-economics discussing the issues facing Auckland’s development.  Tonight Auckland Conversations tackles the topic of Transport and I am really delighted to be one of the panelists. Fixing Auckland’s Transport – The 10-Year Budget 2015-2025 Monday 2 March, doors open 5pm for a 5.30pm […]

Monthly Board Report May 2014

This report covers my Board activities during April 2014 as Deputy Chair, lead for the Community and Transport portfolios, Chair of the Grants Committee, Deputy Chair of the Central Joint Funding Committee and with positions on the Ponsonby Business Association and Ponsonby Community Centre Committee. Portfolio Reports: Community  Community Grants The Central Joint Funding Committee […]

I Bike, I Vote

Make your vote count for cycling Cycle Action Auckland has worked with Generation Zero to survey local body election candidates on how they rank top cycling goals: The Harbour Bridge Skypath walking and cycling project Completing the Auckland Cycle Network, connecting high quality cycling routes across Auckland More money for safe off road cycling routes […]