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.

$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 effects of construction on business.

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.

Auckland Council Annual Plan Submission

Submission
Issue date: 
Wed 3 May 2017

Heart of the City Business Association welcomes the opportunity to make this submission to the Auckland Council draft Annual 2017/18.

Heart of the City delivers the City Centre's Business Improvement District (or 'BID') programme.

Submission to Auckland Council Annual Budget 2017 Business Improvement Districts

Submission
Issue date: 
Wed 3 May 2017

Auckland’s Business Improvement Districts (or ‘BIDs’) are 48 areas across the region where local businesses have agreed to work together, with support from Auckland Council, to improve their business environment and attract new businesses and customers.

Proposed Targeted Rate on Accommodation Providers

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 3 May 2017

Last month, Auckland Council consulted on their 2017/2018 annual budget.

Skypath

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 3 May 2017

Recent meetings with Auckland Central MP Hon Nikki Kaye and Minister of Transport Hon Simon Bridges have been very positive and both Ministers are keen to ensure SkyPath is delivered soon.   

Cityhop

News story
Issue date: 
Wed 3 May 2017

We know that getting around Auckland’s CBD can be an issue for businesses operating in the city centre.