A lot happening around Council this week so we get a head start before it really gets all out of hand with another update planned for Sunday. It’s been all about the […]
The week that was; Golden Mile tinkering, developers circling, austerity measures, and pesky kids causing trouble
A cold and blustery week for the weather and not too much better for some local politicians who got themselves offside with the community and backtracked all over the place in what […]
Wellington Central is certainly a fickle place where some areas are dying, some are booming, the fiddling around the edges of policy has unintended consequences, and the economy feels sluggish. It’s important […]
What a lovely shambles you are Eastern Ward. Wedged in between the city and airport, surrounded on three sides by the harbour and open ocean you’re the darling of the movie industry […]
Most of the Western Ward current Councillors are shoot first and ask questions later except for one grizzled campaigner. So far only one person has stood up to take on this unlikely […]
Southern Ward: A sea change is coming; Have the Green’s dumped David Lee, and if so, who gets the tick?
The Southern Ward covers some of the wildest landscapes in the Wellington City area, and the politics have always been just as volatile. From cycleways to sea level changes the Southern Ward […]
Northern Ward: Councillors, what Councillors? Who’s who in the zoo and a new candidate appears in the fog
The Neglected Northern Ward has long suffered under a range of issues of which many still exist today despite promises from the last election made by candidates now elected. The three current […]
The WCC week that was: LGWM spins its tires, apartment hell, public transport goes to the zoo, and we find Sarah Free (sort of.)
If LGWM were a car it would be impounded for loss of traction. No more answers to many, many questions this week across the news sphere including increasingly frustrated residents taking to […]
Consultation Open: The Wellington City Council is seeking community views on the future management of on-street and off-street parking in the capital.
The City Council is looking for your views on parking in the CBD, suburban, and residential areas; With the recent announcements about Let’s Get Wellington Moving, the city’s transport system will be […]
Let’s Get Wellington Moving will be killed by ideology; we need a Paradigm Shift in our thinking (then we can have nice things)
Let’s Get Wellington Moving will be killed by ideology; we need a Paradigm Shift in our thinking Unless we see a Paradigm Shift in our way of thinking, it is likely that […]