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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Local Politics articles  Local Politics
    Hamilton council name-change canned
     15 March 2018
    Plans to change the Hamilton City Council's name to Kirikiriroa have been put on hold by Mayor Andrew King so councillors can focus on more pressing issues.
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    Deal close at Lyttelton Port, union says
    8 Mar: Lyttelton Port Company and the Rail and Maritime Transport Union are close to reaching an agreement over pay disputes, the union says.... more
    Upgrades keep Auckland port profits flat
    2 Mar: Ports of Auckland's half-year dividend to its city council owner is down slightly to $29.2m as its automation upgrade eats into profits.... more
    Kaikoura water reservoirs to be replaced
    7 Feb: The Government has provided Kaikoura District Council with $676,000 to replace the town's water reservoirs which were damaged in the 2016 earthquake.... more
    No charges over ruptured fuel pipeline
    2 Feb: The Northland Regional Council says it cannot find enough evidence to lay any charges over last year's jet fuel pipeline rupture at Ruakaka.... more
    Council supports dog ban to save penguins
    31 Jan: A South Island council is recommending a ban on dogs in a local area to help protect a breeding colony of penguins.... more
    Asbestos inflates Christchurch track bill
    26 Jan: A track laid behind new homes in Christchurch for less than $10,000 has been found to contain asbestos, and the council now has a $285,000 bill to fix it.... more
    Christchurch's water to be chlorinated
    25 Jan: Christchurch City Council has voted to chlorinate its water for the time being.... more
    Chch council gets Havelock response update
    23 Jan: Christchurch City Council will get an update on how staff are responding to the Havelock North drinking water inquiry that set up a raft of recommendations.... more
    Cyclists, tree defenders clash in Auckland
    10 Jan: Environmentalists against bicycle enthusiasts: a war of words is being waged on Auckland's Quay Street as trees are relocated for a cycleway.... more

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     08 Mar: Deal close at Lyttelton Port, union says ++++
     02 Mar: Upgrades keep Auckland port profits flat +++
     15 Mar: Hamilton council name-change canned +

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