Thursday, 7 October 2010
Nathan Homestead Celebrates 85th Anniversary Join in for Children's Art Competition and Community Arts Open Day
Nathan Homestead is completing 85 successful years of existence and invites everyone to a Community Arts Open Day on 30 October.
Wednesday, 6 October 2010
The Minister's Son
The Minister's Son, at Mangere Arts Centre – Ngā Tohu o Uenuku for the Manukau Festival of Arts, is an essential viewing for anyone who has grown up in the multicultural communities of urban New Zealand.
Wednesday, 22 September 2010
Make a submission to the street prostitution bill
Manukau City Council adopted its own submissions to Manukau City Council (Regulation of Prostitution in Specified Places) Bill at the Policy and Activities Committee meeting last night, and is encouraging residents and businesses to make submissions.
Thursday, 2 September 2010
New arts centre celebrates Mangere and Manukau
Mangere Arts Centre – Ngā Tohu o Uenuku is celebrating its local community with visual and performing arts events that will inaugurate its gallery and theatre.
Wednesday, 1 September 2010
Strong interest in Manukau City Council bond offer
Manukau City Council’s bond offer has already met with a positive response before its opening date, with bids in the bookbuild process used to set the minimum interest rate and issue margin substantially exceeding the offer size.
Monday, 30 August 2010
Manukau's Top Young Talent Stands Up and Stands Out
Young performers had their chance to shine on Friday night at Manukau’s Secondary Schools Performing Arts Awards, Stand Up! Stand Out!.
New burial areas in Manukau
Residents of Manukau and the wider Auckland region will have access to more burial areas with the opening of a new $3 million bridge and supporting roads project at Manukau Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, 7 September.
Thursday, 5 August 2010
Council to hold information day for Clevedon residents
Manukau City Council has chosen its preferred growth option for the sustainable development of Clevedon Village, and residents are invited to an information day to find out more about it.
Wednesday, 14 July 2010
Fighting back against crime
Manukau City Council is encouraging residents and business people to make greater use of the 0800 555 111 Crimestoppers line.
Monday, 5 July 2010
Make sure you can vote in Auckland elections
Aucklanders are being urged to take the first step to getting ready for the Auckland Council and district health board elections by ensuring they are correctly enrolled to vote.
Thursday, 24 June 2010
Mayor receives ruling by Auditor-General
Manukau mayor Len Brown has received the Auditor-General Office’s ruling and accepts their judgement that no further investigation into his credit card expenses is warranted.
Tuesday, 15 June 2010
Manukau's new arts centre has been named
The name for Manukau’s first purpose-built arts facility, to be opened in September, has been approved by Manukau City Council.
Thursday, 27 May 2010
Councillor resigns from Manukau City Council
Councillor Hugh Graham has today tendered his resignation to Manukau City Council CEO, Leigh Auton.
Thursday, 20 May 2010
Council promotes Bill to combat street prostitution
Manukau City Council is to ask MP the Hon.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010
Award for Botany Travel Plan
A plan to make it easier to get to and from Botany Town Centre has won a major planning award.
Thursday, 6 May 2010
Vacant land for business running out in Manukau
Vacant industrial land in Manukau, the Auckland region’s manufacturing and distribution hub, is likely to run out within less than 15 years.
New motorsport venue for Auckland region
Motorsports fans are a step closer to having an international venue near Auckland airport with concept plans approved for Colin Dale Park.
Thursday, 29 April 2010
Ricki Herbert heads back to school for Just Play launch
All Whites coach Ricki Herbert will take a break from his World Cup squad training preparations next week and go back to school.
Tuesday, 27 April 2010
Government must act to allow communities a say on alcohol sales
Manukau Mayor Len Brown says communities need to have a much greater say in the process by which liquor store off licences are granted.
Monday, 26 April 2010
Manukau a winner in landscape architecture awards
A park bridge project and town centre revitalisation project have won landscape architecture gold awards for Manukau City Council.
Saturday, 24 April 2010
People power needed to give Old Papatoetoe a makeover
Volunteers are needed to help clean up and makeover one of the Auckland region’s oldest town centres.
Wednesday, 21 April 2010
Elections to be held for the Manukau Youth Council
Manukau City Council has received 34 nominations for the 24 places available on the Manukau Youth Council.
Wednesday, 7 April 2010
Manukau's newest housing complex ready for tenants
The residents of Gallaher Court, the first housing for the elderly units to be built in Manukau in 26 years, are excited about moving into their new home.
Thursday, 25 March 2010
McKay will help build links with business
Manukau Mayor Len Brown says the appointment of Doug McKay as interim chief executive of the Auckland Council should help the new council to build links with the business community.
Athletic legend returns to school for launch
One of Manukau's favourite sons, Sir John Walker, will make a rare visit back to his old school next Tuesday (30 March) for the launch of the new John Walker Find Your Field Of Dreams programme, Secondary Sport.
Wednesday, 24 March 2010
Family Violence – It's not OK in Manukau
Manukau City Council is working with the Ministry of Social Development and the Families Commission to give their Family Violence – It’s not OK campaign a Manukau focus.
Thursday, 11 March 2010
Focus on local still required
Manukau Mayor Len Brown today welcomed the redrawing of some ward boundaries for the new Auckland Council structure but said considerable uncertainty remains on how local communities will engage with the new structure.
Tuesday, 9 March 2010
Work almost complete on Flat Bush stage two draft masterplan
Work on a draft masterplan for stage two of Flat Bush is almost complete.
Monday, 1 March 2010
Insufficient thought put into CCO establishment
Today’s Auckland Transition Agency (ATA) discussion document on council-controlled organisations of Auckland Council takes a ‘one size fits all’ approach, Manukau Mayor Len Brown says.
Saturday, 13 February 2010
Housing shortage needs to be addressed: Manukau Mayor
Manukau Mayor Len Brown says the housing shortage in Manukau city needs to be addressed.