“Having worked in bars and pubs for several years, I know this is hard work and a living wage is the right thing to do.”
We need our anchor public institutions to work well at times like these. Fortunately, they are willing and able to do so – even without the recognition they deserve, writes Peter Davis, an elected member of the Auckland District Health Board.
City Vision councillors and local board members work hard to create meaningful improvements to Auckland urban nagahere.
Kate Sheppard would be horrified to learn that women in New Zealand – the country that first gave women the vote – are still grossly underrepresented in the ranks of elected councillors in local government and very few hold leadership roles.
“I will bring my experience as a lawyer and transport professional to the Mt Eden, Epsom, and Greenlane communities”, Ms Power said.