Letter sent to Len Brown on the 2nd of February 2015 Dear Len, You may have been advised that I intend to lead a process of exploring the idea of a separate District Council for Waiheke. I would like to emphasise that in conducting this campaign I will work to limit criticism of the performance…Details
A lively public meeting at the Omiha Memorial Hall with 40 Rocky Bay residents on Sunday 17 May was the last in the current series of meetings the ‘Our Waiheke’ team has held on the island. Some 400 Waiheke residents have now taken part in meetings debating the pros and cons of establishing a Waiheke…Details
Our Waiheke is gathering a petition as part of the proposal to the LGC that we will be putting together. Our Waiheke volunteers have hand delivered the Our Waiheke newspaper with the petition inside to almost all houses on Waiheke. However if you are not on Waiheke you can download the Online Petition here Or…Details
When we read about IT budgets blowing out from, say $70 million to $157 million, our minds boggle and we think we don’t know enough to understand. But according to the article, such blowouts in budgets for Enterprise Resource Planning (and other IT areas) are not uncommon, because often executives don’t know enough to understand:…Details
Newsflash: Newspaper going out today! As promised, here is the e-newspaper for you to preview – enjoy! Coordinators and volunteers will be working hard from now to get it out to all Waiheke households and get people signing the petition. Anyone in the household can sign. Please use black pen! David has a clever scanning…Details
Really interesting article in the Marketplace with a practical example of how people on Waiheke get involved and get the job done. While bureaucracy had racked up a bill of thousands of dollars before. The people of Waiheke donated time and materials to build a helipad. The following article was written by Diana Worthy and…Details
This article appeared in the Gulf News on the 23rd of April 2015
This article appeared in the Gulf News on the 23rd of April 2015.