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Posts Tagged ‘ Wellington local body elections ’

Questions for wannabe mayors in run-up to election

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Lee wants local councils to take over central government roles

Oct 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

David Lee will need to be his favourite superhero if he get his way



Do young people know what to do with an envelope?

Sep 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

Candidates say postal voting has done its dash. But voters also need to take responsibility. CHRIS VISSER reports



Best traffic bang-for-buck: sharing a taxi with Helene Ritchie

Sep 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

As traffic is picked to increase in Wellington, what would Wellington mayoral candidates do?



John Morrison turns to fishing after losing mayoralty race

Oct 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

John Morrison’s options were either mayor or fishing. BETHANY PEARSON reports on his farewell.



NewsWire’s coverage of council elections

Oct 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Labour MP Kris Faafoi congratulates Nick Leggett, right, on his re-election as Porirua’s mayor on Saturday. Click on the headline for NewsWire’s coverage of national media.



Mayoral hopefuls angry at being dismissed by academic

Oct 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News, Other

Management lecturer’s comments in story described as irresponsible and a disservice to democracy.



Healthy crowd eyes up 23 candidates standing for Capital and Coast

Sep 20th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Most Popular, News

IDEALISM came head-to-head with funding constraint issues at the Capital and Coast District Health Board candidate meetings. About 100 voters packed a hall at the Cathedral of Saint Paul. BETHANY PEARSON reports.



Traffic, mall and living wage on minds of northern ward voters

Sep 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, Local body elections, News

Johnsonville meeting brings out 50 voters to ask candidates questions



Fresh face on Tawa board renews family ties

Nov 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News

Alistair Sutton follows in grandfather mayor’s footsteps.



Welly’s would-be mayors and the eccentric elector elephant

Jul 14th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Local body elections

About 100 people turned up to Aro Valley Community Centre to hear six mayoral candidates ‘debate’. GRACE ACKLAND makes sense of the eccentricity.



City will vote on local electoral system

Aug 25th, 2008 | By | Category: News

Fate of present council voting system in our hands next month.