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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Local Politics articles  Local Politics
    Braxton Winston used to stare down Charlotte riot police, now he oversees them
     11 December 2017
    A year after he is photographed shirtless with his fist in the air, staring down a row of riot police in North Carolina, Braxton Winston is elected to run city council.
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    Threats against mayor over water crisis
    7 Dec: A threat has been made online against Napier's mayor as the city suffered a water crisis.... more
    Mayoral forum forms links with China
    3 Dec: A mayoral forum starting in Wellington on Sunday seeks to build links with China.... more
    Goff reveals 10-year budget
    30 Nov: Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has revealed how he wants Aucklanders to pay for billions of dollars of work over the next 10 years.... more
    Invercargill council puzzled by meat cakes
    27 Nov: Invercargill dog owners should keep their dogs on a lead around Sandy Point after mystery meat cakes left one dog in need of veterinary help.... more
    Goff heads Auckland's biggest trade group
    8 Nov: Mayor Phil Goff is leading Auckland's largest trade delegation at an economic summit with sister cities Guangzhou and Los Angeles in southern China.... more
    Northland council can include GMOs
    3 Nov: Genetically modified organisms can be now included in Northland Regional Council policy after a legal challenge was abandoned.... more
    Chinese mayors heading to NZ for talks
    3 Nov: A group of 15 Chinese mayors and vice-mayors is heading to Wellington for talks with NZ counterparts about trade and investment opportunities.... more
    Christchurch council drop sex worker bylaw
    2 Nov: Christchurch City Council will not pursue a bylaw to regulate sex workers in a residential area of the city.... more
    Govt cool on Auckland port expansion
    2 Nov: Ports of Auckland has revealed expansion plans to cope with the next 30 years, but the government doesn't want it to happen in the CBD.... more

     Most Popular Recent Local Politics News
     27 Nov: Invercargill council puzzled by meat cakes +++++++
     03 Dec: Mayoral forum forms links with China ++++
     30 Nov: Goff reveals 10-year budget +++
     07 Dec: Threats against mayor over water crisis +++
     11 Dec: Braxton Winston used to stare down Charlotte riot police, now he oversees them +

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      8 Dec: Iain rabbitts: safe drinking water cannot be left to local politics (NZ Herald)
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      21 Aug: Outspoken new plymouth councillor is nz first's choice for electorate (Stuff.co.nz)
      24 Jul: Watch nzh local focus: lotto winner talks politics, drugs and winston peters (NZ Herald)
      14 Jun: Professor encourages students to get involved in politics (voxy.co.nz)
      10 Jun: America's cup becomes pawn in bermuda politics (RadioNZ)
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