Morrison Low Report – Predetermined or incompetence?

Having a Council that represents local democracy, value for money and does a great job is what everyone wants in a Council.  Our Waiheke was formed around 3 years ago because Auckland Council has had the lowest satisfaction ratings, is increasing rates continuously and has dis-empowered it locally elected representatives so they are glorified figure…

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Our Waiheke open letter response to the Local Government Commission

Suzanne Doig, CEO, Local Government Commission. Our Waiheke response to the Morrison Low “Auckland Reorganisation Process: Auckland Options Assessment” report. Dear Suzanne, Thanks to the LGC for giving Our Waheke an opportunity to access the Morrison Low [ML] report. We have been considering it for some days and, frankly, we believe the report is not…

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LGC Media Release 6th September

6 September 2016 The Local Government Commission will be in Rodney and Waiheke Island from September 20 to September 29 to hear from the public about local government services in Auckland. The engagement programme, comprising a series of public meetings and drop-in centre opportunities, as well as an online survey, is happening because the Commission…

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