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Matt CowleyTauranga City Councillor Tomorrow's Anzac Day, honouring the 100th year since the Gallipoli landings, will be special for Tauranga. The combined event at Tauranga Domain, starting at 9.45am, represents the city coming together...

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Simon BridgesNational MP simonbridges.co.nz There was a fantastic response to my first People's Question Time held at Tauranga Boys' College last Wednesday night. It was a great turnout and there were some very good discussions on a...

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Andrew von DadelszenFormer Regional Councillor The proposed Tauranga City Council's Long Term Plan 2015-2025 shows no vision. City councillors are obsessed with the level of council debt, but fail to realise that if they control their cost...

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Catherine StewartTauranga City Councillor Submissions have now closed on Tauranga City Council's Long Term Plan. About 700 submissions have been received, with some 550 coming in on the last day, April 20. This number is substantially down...

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Todd TalksBy Todd Muller I'm a believer in what goes around comes around. If I'm honest, at times I've meant that in anger. However, I seek mostly to do small, helpful things for people which mayin turn encourage a reciprocated...

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Jane NeesBOP Regional Councillorwww.janenees.co.nz I spent last weekend reading the 275 submissions to the Bay of Plenty Regional Council's Long Term Plan. Overall, there is very strong support for the work the regional council does –...

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Matt CowleyTauranga City Councillor Everyone is a winner with the New Zealand Transport Agency taking over the ownership of Route K from Tauranga City Council in July. You get cheaper tolls, NZTA can manage a nationally important route to New Zealand's...

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  Catherine StewartTauranga City Councillor I read, with interest, a recent council vacancy for a SmartGrowth wellbeings implementation officer. The advert said that since the review in 2013, SmartGrowth now took a much broader approach in...

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Andrew von DadelszenRegional Watchdog One has to ask…What is the point of submitting to regional council annual plans? In January I wrote a 13-page submission to the regional council's Land Transport Plan 2015 to 2045. I wanted to...

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Simon BridgesNational MP simonbridges.co.nz I hope you all managed to have some time off and relax during the Easter break. For me, it was great to spend a few days at home with my family and recharge the batteries. In my last column I wrote about...

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