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Residents in the west Auckland suburb of Whenuapai have just had their power restored after eight days off the grid.
Senior Auckland councillors have delayed a proposal by council officials to sell surplus offices worth $190 million.
Aucklanders are set to pay more to tackle major long-standing problems in the city, even as the mayor claims he's keeping his word on rates rises, Todd Niall writes.
The headquarters of the former Waitakere City Council in west Auckland may be sold, reaping tens of millions of dollars.
The new layout proposed for an America's Cup Village in Auckland could take two months longer to clear the planning process, than the abandoned concept.
There's no guarantee the Auckland Council's $100 million contribution to the America's Cup won't rise, says Auckland mayor Phil Goff. Audio
The Ombudsman has begun an investigation into whether Auckland Council improperly delayed the release of a major report to RNZ.
Analysis - Auckland Council's questionable approach on its official information duties has been made clear this month, Todd Niall writes, on the 30th anniversary of the relevant law.
The council-owned Ports of Auckland company may be engaged in anti-competitive behaviour in the way it runs the city's main cruise ship terminal.
Auckland Council senior executives stalled the release of a major report, for political convenience in a possible breach of official information law.
The government's lead minister for the America's Cup believes agreement is closer on a cup village layout, despite a flurry of opposition to the latest.
The ever-changing process of agreeing on an America's Cup village for Auckland has taken another turn with a new proposal now doing the rounds.
Auckland's biggest theatre the Aotea Centre is to close for six months for its first major refurbishment in 28 years.
Analysis - A widely-supported housing group in Auckland has decided to pack-up, and let mayor Phil Goff take up the challenge of tackling the city's housing shortage, writes Todd Niall. Video
Airbnb may be fuelling rents on Waiheke Island, with new research showing one in six of the island's rental properties are 'frequently available' on the accommodation website.
More than 100 groups and individuals are joining the debate on an America's Cup Village in Auckland, taking out a full-page newspaper advertisement.
A decision on how to build America's Cup bases in Auckland looks set to miss a new target, increasing the risk of critical delays.
Analysis - Should Auckland ratepayers be paying for the overseas laundry bills of its highest paid executives? Todd Niall goes through the receipts.
One of the country's biggest marine manufacturers says its future in New Zealand could be in doubt if a waterfront site it uses is lost to accommodate an America's Cup Village in Auckland.
Auckland's mayor Phil Goff and cabinet minister David Parker have criticised public officials working on plans for an America's Cup Village.
Analysis - Will the real America's Cup Village plan please stand up? asks Todd Niall.
The growth of Auckland's biggest housing development has left residents worried that their commuter ferry may soon not have room for them. Video
Team New Zealand has yet to commit to staging its defence of the America's Cup in New Zealand, the Economic Development Minister says. Audio
The cost of building an America's Cup village in Auckland has risen to a possible $200 million, as the government and council agree on a new plan.
Auckland council agencies are being accused of cutting off small tour operators from the lucrative cruise ship trade.