Hobsonville Pt scrap shows Council must stick to its knitting

Auckland Council's scrap over how to develop Hobsonville Point is a perfect reminder of why both ATEED and Auckland Council Property Ltd should be sold, says ACT Leader David Seymour.

"Auckland Council has too many competing objectives. A piece of land that should be developed by the private sector has not one, but two arms of Council scrapping over it.

Free Press - Quality solutions to inequality

The Power of Equality
The narrative of the left is that inequality is rising because of the big bad policies of the free market.  But what if it isn’t?  A recent Treasury paper exploring a range of inequality measures shows that since the early 1990s inequality has been stable or declining.

No evidence or consultation behind Mt Eden car ban

LGOIMA release: Mt Eden car ban not based on erosion

The Maunga Authority received no substantive reports on Mt Eden erosion ahead of its decision to ban vehicles from the summit, Epsom MP David Seymour has revealed.

“I have specifically requested information on measured or estimated damage caused by vehicles on the maunga,” said Mr Seymour.