Auckland City Centre’s annual Restaurant Event returns this August

Press release
Issue date: 
Thu 22 Jun 2017

Media Release

For immediate release

Now in its seventh year, Restaurant Month is back with a fresh schedule of appetising special menu offers and events.

 

Fixing traffic congestion

Opinion
Issue date: 
Fri 9 Jun 2017

By Simon Wilson | Auckland editor

Complete our begging survey

News story
Issue date: 
Tue 6 Jun 2017

We know that begging is an issue that many people have strong opinions about and we would like to know more about what you think.

2017/2018 Council Rates

News story
Issue date: 
Tue 6 Jun 2017

Heart of the City continued to raise concerns about the Council’s proposals to pause the reduction in the business rate and to introduce a targeted rate on accommodation providers right up until Council made its final decision on its draft annual plan o

Auckland Council must honour its commitment to business

Press release
Issue date: 
Thu 25 May 2017

Heart of the City is calling on Auckland Council not to treat business rate payers as easy targets in its drive to save costs.

$100,000 Auckland Airport grant to support New Zealand Tourism Businesses

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 24 May 2017

If you operate a business that targets international tourism markets, you may be interested in Auckland Airport’s Tourism Development Grants.  The initiative provides seed funding for new international tourism products.

Begging in city centre

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 24 May 2017

Construction Survey

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 24 May 2017

Recent construction in the city centre has affected some Heart of the City members and we have a key role in seeking action to minimise the negative effects of construction on business.

Introducing the CRL's new Street Response Manager

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 24 May 2017

Heart of the City is very pleased that the City Rail Link team has established a new role intended to bring fresh thinking and a creative approach to looking after Albert St during CRL construction.

Bright Spots

Opinion
Issue date: 
Thu 11 May 2017
Finally, some good news about traffic in Auckland. Simon Wilson sings the praises of the new spots in Shortland St. Credit where it’s due. The council has put big beige spots on Shortland St at the intersections with High St and O’Connell St and it’s all kinds of wonderful.