Auckland Council BID expansion – FAILED

Hello to All. Here is some good news from the Auckland Council BID association “South Harbour Business Association”. In reality we have all dodged a bullet by voting NO to the vastly expensive “promise” of minimal, duplicated services from SHBA… Read more

BID Expansion – BEWARE #3

BID Expansion Voting Papers (Favona, Savill Drive area) : There are various discrepancies appearing in the provision and addressing of the Auckland Council / SHBA BID Expansion Ballot papers. When the complex and lengthy Auckland Council BID Policy requirements for… Read more

BID Expansion Ballot – BEWARE #2

I have discovered the Auckland council BID association in East Tamaki (greater East Tamaki business association) offers are more extensive list of services than South Harbor Business Association (SHBA) according to the GETBA website. The targeted rates paid to Auckland… Read more

BID Expansion Ballot – BEWARE! (#1)

With the Auckland Council BID Expansion Ballot under way, it’s most important all property / business owners in the proposed Favona BID Expansion area ALL vote, because: Throwing your ballot papers in the bin (where they belong) doesn’t count as… Read more

Update from South Harbour Business Assoc regarding the BID expansion Ballot

  Please note and consider the comments / questions added to the SHBA notice in BLUE below. Please advise if you have any additional comments and / or questions.   Due to an administrative issue we had to postpone the… Read more

Minutes from 24 August 2017 Business Meeting

Minutes from 24 August 2017 Business Meeting:   Minute Items: Mahunga to Favona Coastal Cycleway Update. Auckland Council BID (business improvement district) Expansion Where To From Here? Next Meeting Date   Introduction: The meeting was well attended and enjoyed good… Read more

BEWARE! – Auckland Council BID (Business Improvement District) Expansion Ballot

Auckland Council BID (Business Improvement District) Expansion Ballot. Introduction:    In representing the best interests of the dangerously indebted Auckland Council, Alexandra Holley & Catherine Te Reo of the Auckland Council funded South Harbour Business Association’s, (SHBA) are promoting the Council’s… Read more

Auckland Council BID (Business Improvement District) Expansion – Beware!

Auckland Council BID (Business Improvement District) Expansion Ballot. Introduction:    In representing the best interests of the dangerously indebted Auckland Council, Alex Holley & Catherine Te Reo of the Auckland Council funded South Harbour Business Association’s, (SHBA) are promoting the Council’s… Read more

Negligent “Safety” Report – Favona to Mahunga Walkway / Cycleway (FMWC)

A safety report based on Ministry of Justice CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) principles was always going to stop the FMWC in it’s tracks because a CPTED report would highlight all the risks and dangers this isolated coastal cycleway… Read more

Favona Mangrove Eradication

Mangroves have destroyed bird life and fish species habitats in the Mangere inlet and the dense mangrove forest and quagmire have obliterated Favona’s white sandy beaches, preventing access to our coastal treasures by our communities for traditional and recreational activities…. Read more