Yesterday NZNO president Grant Brookes, CTU economist Bill Rosenberg and others made submissions to the Greater Wellington Regional Council on a motion brought by Cr Paul Bruce. 592 more words
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by Lindsay Shelton
While planning to change the roads at Basin Reserve continues as secretively as ever, the region’s mayors have started some secret meetings of their own – to decide how local government should be restructured after the massive rejection of amalgamation. 100 more words
All this chatter over the last couple of weeks about transport in Wellington City has caused me to go back and look at what I wrote two years ago about Wellington as a Smart City. 1,426 more words
The Long Term Plan contains a number of large budget items which do not contribute towards Wellington Region’s resilience or sustainability.
I would like to go over four items: 651 more words
No sooner than Fran Wilde has resigned and the local pundit feeds fill with stories of her being “rolled”. Revelling it in at least one regional Councillor has started to milk the political corpse for what she can, though rumours of Fran’s death are a bit premature and the reason that she was “rolled” says a lot more about the competence of the wider Regional Councillors than it does their former Chair. 957 more words