Waitemata Plaza upgrade

Waitemata Local Board Chair, Shale Chambers spoke at the opening of Waitemata Plaza on Tuesday 28 July. This new green-space and the Jeppe Hein artwork are wonderful additions to the waterfront environment. Waitemata Plaza in Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour has been...

Fixing Auckland’s Transport

Pippa Coom on what needs to change with Auckland’s transport. Recorded at an Auckland Conversations panel debate ‘Fixing Auckland’s Transport’ on 2 March 2015. Have your say on how we fund Auckland’s transport and our 10-year budget at www.shapeauckland.co.nz

Ciclovia on Quay

Aucklanders had a taste of Quay Street’s potential as a world-class waterfront boulevard on 8 February 2014 as the street was closed off to traffic for the cycle-themed street carnival, ‘Ciclovia on Quay’. The event was one of several Auckland Council place-making initiatives supported by the Waitemata Local Board planned for Quay Street and aimed to give Aucklanders an idea of what the Quay Street area may be like in future years. It’s all part of council’s long term vision to transform Auckland into the world’s most liveable city.

Sign language election video by Christopher Dempsey

Sign language election video by Christopher Dempsey

How are you? My name is Chris Dempsey. I learnt NZ Sign Language in Parnell, at the Jubilee Building. I am a member of the Waitemata Local Board. I’m also a member of a local political group named City Vision. City Vision is committed to three things. First thing:...