Sayers News

November 12, 2017

Rural Rates into Roads

New figures exposing the rates Rodney residents pay show the region is financially discriminated against, says councillor Greg Sayers. Auckland Council recently released the figures to the Rodney councillor […]
November 12, 2017

Sayers: Performance Reviewed

This month we share with you an independent review about how Sayers is performing as an Auckland Councillor. The extract below is from a professional publication which reports on Auckland […]
November 12, 2017

Push for Trains gets Traction

Getting passenger rail to Huapai is not supported by Auckland Transport, says Christine Rose. The chairwoman of the Public Transport Users Association recently attended a meeting with […]
November 12, 2017

Sayers calls out Goff over rates spend

Sayers has successfully called out the Mayor for not taking enough interest in provincial Auckland’s important political issues. Rural ratepayers are being robbed blind by the […]
November 12, 2017

Stop Siphoning Rural Rates!

‘Time to stop siphoning rural ratepayers’ – NBR article August 2017 Rural ratepayers are being robbed blind by the Auckland super city, claims Rodney councillor Greg […]
November 12, 2017

Fighting for Trains to Huapai

Trains to Huapai is a battle worth fighting, says Rodney councillor Greg Sayers. He will soon meet with Auckland Transport’s chief executive to discuss how this can be […]
November 12, 2017

Council is creating Homelessness

Rodney Councillor Greg Sayers spent one night sleeping rough this month to draw attention to increasing homelessness in Rodney and the lack of affordable housing in […]
June 29, 2017

Sayers As Our Next Mayor

I want to publicly congratulate Rodney councillor Greg Sayers on his efforts for our area to date. He is standing up for the nor-west which is […]
June 12, 2017

Goff’s treachery exposed

Rodney accommodation providers dodged a bullet after a controversial targeted rate – dubbed a “pillow tax” – was passed by Auckland Council’s Finance and Performance Committee, […]
May 24, 2017

Guest Post: Why I Oppose the Pillow Tax

A guest post by Auckland Councillor Greg Sayers: When there is a vote for the Mayor’s targeted rate on hotels to fund the Council owned ATEED […]
May 23, 2017
Rodney Councillor Greg Sayers has spoken out against Mayor Phil Goff's "pillow tax".

Greg Sayers opposes Mayor Phil Goff’s ‘pillow tax’

Rodney Councillor Greg Sayers is lending his voice to a number of Auckland accommodation providers unhappy with Auckland Mayor Phil Goff’s controversial “pillow tax”. The opposition […]
April 11, 2017
Auckland Council promises return to local contractors

Auckland Council promises return to local contractors

Auckland Council is heralding a new era in the maintenance of parks, buildings and open spaces after June 30, which will open the door for more […]