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DEMOCRACY NORTHLAND

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Frank Newman on behalf of Democracy Northland, addressing the Whangarei District Council, 25 March 2021.

On behalf of Democracy Northland, I am pleased to talk to the petition that has been delivered to the Whangarei …

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Whangārei District Council Māori wards to go ahead after councillors’ challenge fails

Susan Botting Local Democracy Reporter 18:41, Mar 25 2021 The shape of Whangārei’s political landscape is set to dramatically change …

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Frank Newman: The future of local government

BY FRANK NEWMAN 19 February 2021 The Local Electoral (Māori Wards and Māori Constituencies) Amendment Bill has not even passed …

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Graham Adams: Nanaia Mahuta and the Māori wards

February 15, 2021 The Minister of Local Government has struggled to make her case for a law change under urgency. Graham …

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Frank Newman: Maintaining high standards of local reporting

By Frank Newman   Let me talk you through the latest issue of the Whangarei Leader. It’s Whangarei’s only free …

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Muriel Newman: The Abuse of Power

By Muriel Newman, Director NZ Centre for Political Research 7 February 2021   On election night, Jacinda Ardern promised to …

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PLEASE HELP RESTORE LOCAL DEMOCRACY IN NORTHLAND BY SIGNING OUR PETITIONS.

They can be downloaded and printed from the following links:
If you live in Whangarei, please sign the WDC and NRC petition BELOW.

Whangarei District Council Petition Coordinator:

If you live in Kaipara, please sign the KDC and NRC petition BELOW.

Kaipara District Council Petition Coordinators:

If you live in the Far North, please sign the NRC petition BELOW.

Northland Regional Council Petition Coordinator:

Please mail the petition forms to Democracy NorthlandPO Box 334, Whangarei 0110. Or alternatively you can scan or photograph the form and email to: info@democracynorthland.co.nz.