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    Tai Tokerau council wāhine drop by a quarter post-election

    The number of women politicians across Northland local government leadership has shrunk by almost a quarter in the wake of this year's local elections.

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    Croon's second mayoral term sees her continue to put her 'heart and soul' into it

    Monique Croon had a very close call on Saturday to getting the top job of the Chatham Islands Council, with eight votes between her and fellow candidate Greg Horler.

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    Wellington's new mayor wants to unite councillors to serve their city

    The new mayor of Te Whanganui-a-Tara says she's focused on uniting her council to have the people trust the council and move the city forward.

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    Compulsory, online voting tabled to tackle low election turnout

    Online voting, a specific voting day and even compulsory voting will be part of discussions to reboot local elections, after a historically low turnout over the weekend.

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    Former Defence Minister, NZ First MP elected Carterton Mayor

    "It's not my first time in this rodeo."

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    Tania Tapsell elected Rotorua mayor

    Tania Tapsell has claimed victory as Rotorua's new mayor.

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    24 hours left 'not too late' to vote in local elections

    Māori are being urged to get their local government voting papers in as soon as possible, with voting closing at 12pm this Saturday.

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    Mandatory and online voting necessary- Toi ki Uta candidate

    Toi ki Uta Māori ward candidate Jackie Te Amo-Te Kurapa has reacted to low voter numbers at this year’s election, saying online voting needs to be made available and voting should become mandatory.

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    Tauranga council formally returns land to mana whenua

    Tauranga City Council has formalised an agreement to return a parcel of land in the city centre to mana whenua to right an historic grievance.

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    'Urine and faeces': Council fined $76,500 over wastewater discharge

    Half an Olympic size swimming pool of untreated wastewater contaminated with urine and faeces that was discharged into a city stream was known about by council staff and not stopped for six days.

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