The Local Government Commission has upheld Auckland Council’s proposed changes to electoral ward boundaries for the October local body elections.
Auckland Council made a number of important decisions this week – its annual budget & development contributions policy at the top of the list.
Auckland Council approved the reappointment of chief executive Stephen Town for 2 more years on Wednesday.
Josephine Bartley (Labour) was confirmed yesterday as the new councillor for Auckland Council’s Maungakiekie-Tamaki ward, replacing Denise Lee, who was elected last year as National MP for the Maungakiekie electorate.
Maungakiekie-Tamaki Local Board chair Josephine Bartley had a clear lead at the weekend in the election to replace Denise Lee on Auckland Council’s governing body.
In 2 local board by-elections, Dave Pizzini was well ahead in Manurewa and Denise Roche in Waitemata.
Auckland Council will conduct 2 by-elections after Cllr Denise Lee & local board member Simeon Brown were elected to Parliament last month.