Northland Regional Council
AUTHOR Frank Newman DATE 29 Sep 2019
Failed investment costs ratepayers $800,000
AUTHOR Better! Whangarei DATE 24 Aug 2019
The Northland Regional Council has lost $800,000 on a failed investment in a Marden Point-based log processing company....
Red-faced regional council
AUTHOR Frank Newman DATE 30 Aug 2017
The Northland Regional Council (NRC) has got itself into a bit of strife. The High Court has determined that between 2012 and 2016 it illegally collected some $14.4m worth of rates from ratepayers in ...
Co-governance a step closer
AUTHOR Frank Newman DATE 29 Apr 2017
In a supplementary item tabled at the 18 April Council meeting, staff recommended that two of the four councillors on the Council's working committees be replaced with members appointed by the Te Tai ...
Memorandum of understanding and confidentiality
AUTHOR Frank Newman DATE 15 Apr 2017
The Northland Regional Council (NRC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOU) with a Chinese state-controlled company to investigate infrastructure investment opportunities. According to the NRC pr...