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Monthly Board Report October 2014

This report covers my Waitematā Local Board activities during September 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. Highlights: Opening of Grafton Gully and Beach Road […]

Grafton Gully Cycleway opening

Auckland’s biggest ever cycle infrastructure project was opened yesterday (Saturday 6 September 2014) by Barb Cuthbert, Chair of Cycle Action Auckland, the PM and the Mayor Len Brown.  The Grafton Gully cycleway links the NW cycleway via Upper Queen Street Bridge to Quay Street via new separated cycle lanes on Beach Road.  Transport blog recorded the opening speeches. There […]

Monthly Board report June 2014

Ko Te Kai a Te Rangatira – Ko te kai a te rangatira, he korero (The sustenance of leaders are conversations) Ko te  tohu o te rangatira, he manaaki (The mark of leaders is generosity) Ko te  mahi a te rangatira, he whakatira i te iwi (The work of leaders is to unite the people) […]

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 […]

Monthly Board report April 2014

Tēnā koutou In March I started learning beginners te reo Māori at AUT University as part of my professional development on the Board. The free course covering Te Kākano I is held over 10 weeks on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 2-4pm. I highly recommend the course. Portfolio Report: Community Community Gardens A Community and […]

Monthly Board report March 2014

Covering activities from 1 February – 1 March 2014 Portfolio report:  Transport Beach Road – Grafton Gully Connection At our February Board meeting Auckland Transport reported on the very positive feedback in response to their consultation on the Beach Road separated cycleway that will connect to the Grafton Gully Cycleway currently under construction by NZTA. […]

Monthly Board Report August 2013

This report covers my activities from 1 July – 31 July 2013. Portfolios: Community, Transport- West Positions: Grey Lynn Business Association, Newmarket Business Association (alternate) Committees: Grants (Chair), Central Joint Funding PORTFOLIO REPORTS Community Development Community Facilities The community portfolio met the new Community Facilities team for the first time during July. For some time […]

Build it and they will come: Grafton Gully cycleway stage one opens

Stage one of the Grafton Gully cycleway was opened this morning by NZTA. The 300-metre long section between Grafton Road (by the business school ) and Alten Road provides a small experience of the joys of riding on a safe, dedicated, high quality cycleway . Stage two on Churchill street is currently under construction. Stage three should […]