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ADHB sustainable transport project update

Three workshop sessions have been held with stakeholder groups over the past 2 weeks, including the GRA. The ADHB and staff of Auckland Hospital have been very open to listening to the challenges we face as a community living next to the largest employer in Auckland Central, and some interesting solutions have been proposed to help encourage more… Read more »

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Neighbourhood Watch coming to Grafton

Avon from Neighbourhood Watch is going to attend the July meeting of the GRA to provide an overview of the scheme and what we need to do to kickstart the programme in Grafton. Please be sure to attend the meeting on Monday 13th July at 7pm, Grafton Halls to find out more.

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Nelson Street Cycleway – response

862 people had their say on the Nelson Street cycleway and walkway design. A fantastic response, according to Auckland Transport. Auckland Transport hope to have a finalised design within the next two months – and, even better news, you’ll be able to walk or ride on it by the end of the year. Results from the survey:… Read more »

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The Junction at Symonds Street

“The Junction” was a vacant CRL property at the top of Symonds Street, it was transformed into a new community pocket park. The CRL project team members volunteered to work with the local community at the end of last year to spruce up the pocket park. The community now have an open space with: grass,… Read more »

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City centre transport changes

Initial works for Auckland City Rail Link are going to commence soon. As a result, several new bus lanes are going to be created in the CBD. The changes are quite extensive. Find out more on the Auckland Transport website here.

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Property maintenance and nuisance bylaw

Another chance to have your say on another bylaw being updated by Auckland Council. Auckland Council inherited two bylaws from the former Auckland City and North Shore City councils. These related to creating a nuisance on private property and covered: litter and pollution contaminated land and refuse landfill maintenance of premises lighting intruder alarm systems damaging… Read more »

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Have your say on Nelson St cycleway design

Help shape the look of a new Auckland landmark The disused Nelson Street motorway off-ramp will be transformed into a new cycleway and walkway by the end of this year, creating a new landmark for Auckland. Read more on the Shape Auckland website.

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Safe, efficient wood fires

To help minimise air pollution and maximise heat efficiency, you need to learn how to create a well run, smoke free fire! Here are the best tips to help minimise environmental damage and improve the warmth of your firebox: Only burn dry wood; make sure your woodpile is kept dry and well aired Light fires… Read more »

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GRA meeting reminder

On Monday 8th June a representative from Auckland Transport will be attending the GRA meeting to outline the changes to residential parking schemes. This is an important opportunity for you to learn about the proposed scheme and how it may affect you and the others that share your home. The meeting starts at 7pm, Grafton… Read more »

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Police tips for preventing crime

Last week, Sgt Roy Simpson and Constable Ben from the Auckland Police Crime Prevention Unit attended a special meeting of the GRA to help residents learn strategies to keep our community safe. The main points: Be confident – let suspicious people know you’ve seen them. Criminals are less likely to target confident people who stand tall and… Read more »

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  • background-hospital-pattern51.jpg

    ADHB sustainable transport project update

    Three workshop sessions have been held with stakeholder groups over the past 2 weeks, including the GRA. The ADHB and staff of Auckland Hospital have been very open to listening to the challenges we face as a community living next to the largest employer in Auckland Central, and some interesting solutions have been proposed to help encourage more… Read more »

  • cop

    Neighbourhood Watch coming to Grafton

    Avon from Neighbourhood Watch is going to attend the July meeting of the GRA to provide an overview of the scheme and what we need to do to kickstart the programme in Grafton. Please be sure to attend the meeting on Monday 13th July at 7pm, Grafton Halls to find out more.

  • top-banner-image-5.jpg

    Nelson Street Cycleway – response

    862 people had their say on the Nelson Street cycleway and walkway design. A fantastic response, according to Auckland Transport. Auckland Transport hope to have a finalised design within the next two months – and, even better news, you’ll be able to walk or ride on it by the end of the year. Results from the survey:… Read more »

  • The junction symonds street

    The Junction at Symonds Street

    “The Junction” was a vacant CRL property at the top of Symonds Street, it was transformed into a new community pocket park. The CRL project team members volunteered to work with the local community at the end of last year to spruce up the pocket park. The community now have an open space with: grass,… Read more »

  • bus-at-britomart_599x349

    City centre transport changes

    Initial works for Auckland City Rail Link are going to commence soon. As a result, several new bus lanes are going to be created in the CBD. The changes are quite extensive. Find out more on the Auckland Transport website here.

  • Property maintenance and nuisance bylaw

    Another chance to have your say on another bylaw being updated by Auckland Council. Auckland Council inherited two bylaws from the former Auckland City and North Shore City councils. These related to creating a nuisance on private property and covered: litter and pollution contaminated land and refuse landfill maintenance of premises lighting intruder alarm systems damaging… Read more »

  • Adventure-Capital-Couples-Guided-Bike-Tour

    Have your say on Nelson St cycleway design

    Help shape the look of a new Auckland landmark The disused Nelson Street motorway off-ramp will be transformed into a new cycleway and walkway by the end of this year, creating a new landmark for Auckland. Read more on the Shape Auckland website.

  • 6301

    Safe, efficient wood fires

    To help minimise air pollution and maximise heat efficiency, you need to learn how to create a well run, smoke free fire! Here are the best tips to help minimise environmental damage and improve the warmth of your firebox: Only burn dry wood; make sure your woodpile is kept dry and well aired Light fires… Read more »

  • parking wardens

    GRA meeting reminder

    On Monday 8th June a representative from Auckland Transport will be attending the GRA meeting to outline the changes to residential parking schemes. This is an important opportunity for you to learn about the proposed scheme and how it may affect you and the others that share your home. The meeting starts at 7pm, Grafton… Read more »

  • cop

    Police tips for preventing crime

    Last week, Sgt Roy Simpson and Constable Ben from the Auckland Police Crime Prevention Unit attended a special meeting of the GRA to help residents learn strategies to keep our community safe. The main points: Be confident – let suspicious people know you’ve seen them. Criminals are less likely to target confident people who stand tall and… Read more »