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Mt Eden vehicle ban likely
Mt Eden vehicle ban likely

A ban on cars from the summit of Mt Eden has been confirmed as likely by the end of this year.

Port presses on with extensions

Ports of Auckland is proceeding with two huge wharf extensions, despite public protests, a political call to halt work and…

Ports stoush: Extension going ahead

Ports of Auckland's work on two massive wharf extensions into the Waitemata Harbour is proceeding despite public protests…

Two cranes appear at Bledisloe Wharf

Two large Fletcher cranes have appeared at the end of Bledisloe Wharf at the Ports of Auckland, but it is not known if this…

Auckland Region

Port protesters want mayor to act Port protesters want mayor to act

Port protesters are targeting Mayor Len Brown to stop…

Waiheke landowner loses zoning battle Waiheke landowner loses zoning battle

Waiheke's biggest landowner has lost a challenge over…

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No solution for Ports stoush
No solution for Ports stoush

The stand-off between Ports of Auckland and Auckland Council over a political call to stop work on two wharf extensions…

City councillors defend port company
City councillors defend port company

Several councillors have leapt to the defence of Ports of Auckland, the council-owned company facing public and political…

Door closes on Gen Rent: The proof is in the figures
Door closes on Gen Rent: The proof is in the figures

If you are reading this and you don't own Auckland property, this will probably ruin your Sunday.

Full steam ahead for Ports?
Full steam ahead for Ports?

Ports of Auckland are showing no signs of stopping work on two massive wharf extensions into the Waitemata Harbour.

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Len Brown pushes for speed on ports discussion
Len Brown pushes for speed on ports discussion

Pressure is growing on Ports of Auckland to stop construction of two massive wharf extensions into Waitemata…

The People v The Port

Ports of Auckland plans to build two large extensions at the end of Bledisloe Wharf. So what's all the fuss? We explain…

Greg McKeown: Port persists with illogical claims

The port's plans for expansion into the Waitemata will irrevocably ruin the connection between the central city and the…

Port: 'We've really engaged with the public'

Auckland Mayor Len Brown has accused Ports of Auckland of not discussing its latest spending plans on the port's footprint…

Call to halt Auckland wharf extensions
Call to halt Auckland wharf extensions

Auckland Council has formally asked Ports of Auckland to halt construction of two massive wharf extensions…

Legal action over Auckland port fight

Urban Auckland has taken the first legal steps to stop Ports of Auckland beginning construction on two massive wharf extensions…

Mayor walks out of port meeting

Auckland Mayor Len Brown today walked out of a council meeting following a stoush with councillor Cathy Casey over port…

Port plans to woo Aucklanders

Ports of Auckland is planning an offensive this week to sell its expansion plans to Aucklanders, using the carrot of releasing…

Brown loses support on port expansion

The majority of Auckland councillors now want a rethink on the controversial proposed expansion of the port.

Pressure mounts over extension plans
Pressure mounts over extension plans

The protest was sparked by port company plans to begin building two massive extensions and Auckland…

'An asset we shouldn't lose'

About 2000 people and more than a hundred boats gathered today to protest plans by Ports of Auckland to reclaim more of…

Auckland Harbour turned 'into a river'

Auckland's Waitemata Harbour has been "turned from a harbour into a river", by Ports of Auckland expansion, yachting great…

Top Kiwis back harbour protest

Prominent business leaders, sailors, architects, musicians have signed an open letter demanding that Ports of Auckland 'stop…

Elderly 'struggle' with rates rises

A general tax and grandfathering rates for the elderly are among suggestions from Grey Power to take the sting out of hefty…

Auckland: Rates increases + interactive
Auckland: Rates increases + interactive

The prospect of hefty rates increases are going down like a lead balloon in feedback on the new 10-year…

Council's 10-year plan + interactive

The first of a two-part series wrapping up the Herald’s coverage of Auckland’s spending plan, Bernard Orsman asks local…

Michael Barnett: Relocation not the answer for Auckland's port

There is a certain irony that at a time Auckland is celebrating its founding as a port city 175 years ago, calls are growing…

Older, smaller buildings preferred

Instagram and Flickr show people prefer older, smaller buildings to modern buildings, says a leading authority on the economics…

Group out to halt wharf plan

A protest group of concerned Aucklanders has joined the outcry against two large wharf extensions by Ports of Auckland…

$7.8m library rebuild a hit with residents
$7.8m library rebuild a hit with residents

Jon Rennie and Nick Strauchan of Athfield Architects show off the new $7.8m Devonport Library.

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PM sorry after waitress accuses him of bullying

Updated Waitress accuses John Key of acting like a schoolyard bully after he kept pulling at her pony-tail during visit to cafe…

NZ First set to confirm new MP

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is scheduled to hold a press conference in Invercargill this afternoon to confirm…

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