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SuperCity agrees to pay $23.8m bill
SuperCity agrees to pay $23.8m bill

Auckland ratepayers are coughing up $23.8 million in the region's biggest leaky building case.

Aucklanders pay 'too little' for fines

Auckland Transport believes parking fines are no longer effective and calls for an increase to deter offenders.

Auckland Transport's new parking zones

Auckland Transport is developing residential parking zones which will have a time limit, but allow residents to purchase…

Residents misled by rates hike

A 9.9 per cent average rates rise for Auckland households from July is going down badly with residents and ratepayer groups…

Auckland Region

$1m for this $495k home $1m for this $495k home

The agent says the price demonstrates the fierce competition…

Extra 2800 homes to help ease crisis Extra 2800 homes to help ease crisis

More than $100m worth of surplus city-owned land has…

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Forced rates sale pulled at last minute
Forced rates sale pulled at last minute

Auckland Council's first big forced-sale property case sparked by unpaid rates did not go ahead as planned when the money…

Subsidy four times more than Wellington
Subsidy four times more than Wellington

Aucklanders facing a new transport rate are paying "far too much" to subsidise the city's trains.

Auckland housing bubble?
Auckland housing bubble?

It seems to be the big question of the moment, writes Liam Dann. There's no doubt the property market is hot. Too hot for…

Storm over the port: 1200 march
Storm over the port: 1200 march

Protesters are vowing to carry on the fight to save the Waitemata Harbour from being shrunk further for port use.

Super City

Port bosses may yet pay price
Port bosses may yet pay price

The compromise between Auckland Council and the Auckland port company will satisfy neither side. Sooner…

'Hands off the harbour'

A large protest march against wharf extensions at Ports of Auckland has vowed to continue the fight to save the Waitemata…

Len Brown proposes 6.5 per cent rates hike

Auckland Mayor Len Brown is proposing a 6.5 per cent rates increase today to spend more on transport.

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
Port presses on with extensions

Ports of Auckland is proceeding with two huge wharf extensions, despite public protests, a political…

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…

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

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?

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

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 Harbour.

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'
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…

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
Brown loses support on port expansion

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

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Politics

Big year blows luxury limo budget

A year of big events has led to a $2 million blowout in the budgets for the Crown limo service and hosting VIPs.

New flag debate firing up online

The chairman of the Flag Consideration Project panel says despite a low turnout at public meetings, the issue has been hotly…

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