Stephen Franks and Penny Bright

An unlikely alliance? Stephen Franks backs Penny Bright in supercity standoff

Mon 25 May 1

Both petitioning to review Local Government Commission's actions in the leadup to Wellington supercity merger.

Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade-Brown

Council reform runs aground on political rocks


If central government can’t crunch down half-a-dozen councils, what chance have we of the serious crunching that central government needs?


Rodney Hide discusses his latest column on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.

A Wellington traffic cam captures the chaos

Updated: Harsh Wellington weather highlights need for Transmission Gully motorway

Thu 14 May 9

Commuters in Wellington have been warned against trying to get home as the highways and the train services have been affected by this afternoon’s flooding.  

The supreme award winner, Clyde Quay

Wellington wharf redevelopment tops commercial building awards

Tue 12 May

The winners for the Registered Master Builders Association’s NZ Commercial Project Awards is announced.

Expanding property portfolio for Sir Bob Jones

Sir Bob Jones buys ninth Lambton Quay commercial property

Wed 22 Apr

RJH adds to big Lambton Quay, Welington portfolio.

Wellington deputy mayor John Lester

Wellington Airport pushing ahead with resource consent for runway extension

Fri 10 Apr 2

Wellington Council already talking to airlines about operating out of city if airport extension becomes a reality.


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