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Host: Fraser Greig
Produced By: MPR
Language: English
Category: Govt and Organisations
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Political Catchup-17-05-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP17/05/2019 08:30 AM0:19:28Download //
Political Catchup-14-05-2019Cr. Adrian Broad (PNCC) - Fraser catches up with Cr. Adrian Broad of the PNCC disucss: Summarising the Economic Development Committee meeting including presentations from the IT sector and the Real Estate Institute. they also discuss Adrian's decision not to seek reelection and the Sort it careers expo this Thursday.14/05/2019 08:30 AM0:26:27Download //
Political Catchup-08-05-2019Mayor Helen Warboys (MDC)08/05/2019 08:15 AM0:27:32Download //
Political Catchup-07-05-2019Cr. Karen Naylor (PNCC) - Fraser and Karen discuss: The Civic and Cultural Precinct Masterplan, The Emissions Reduction plan, Approving the draft urban cycleways masterplan and Rural School Bus safety.07/05/2019 08:30 AM0:27:20Download //
Political Catchup-03-05-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP03/05/2019 08:30 AM0:28:48Download //
Political Catchup-01-05-2019Mayor Helen Worboys (MDC) - Fraser catches up with Mayor Worboys about: Council Grant to the Painball Club, and the Representative Grant to the Feilding Amateur Swim Club. Plan Change 64 regarding Boarding and Breeding Kennels. The Makino Aquatic Centre outdoor pool and pipe repairs. The donation of land by the Catholic Church to MDC for use by the Cheltenham Community Committee for the old school playground equipment and the ANZAC Day services.01/05/2019 08:30 AM0:25:58Download //
Political Catchup-30-04-2019Cr. Brent Barrett - $50K grant to the Palmerston North Sculpture Trust, The finalisation of the District Plan review process, The formalities of the representation review in preparation for the 2019 elections, and the Workers Memorial Day.30/04/2019 08:30 AM0:28:47Download //
Political Catchup-16-04-2019Cr. Rachel Bowen (PNCC)16/04/2019 08:30 AM0:29:44Download //
Political Catchup-10-04-2019Mayor Helen Worboys (MDC) - Recent events - CACTUS finale and the Kimbolton Sculpture Festival. The compliance status of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and a brief overview of the Wastewater treatment in Manawatu and how it will improve. The recent LGNZ Zone 3 meeting in Dannevirke and the importance of such meetings for rural councils.10/04/2019 08:30 AM0:27:2Download //
Political Catchup-09-04-2019Cr. Adrian Broad (PNCC)09/04/2019 08:30 AM0:24:22Download //
Political Catchup-05-04-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP - The appearance of the alleged Christchurch Mosque Gunman in court and the pace of gun law reform. Also big picture plans across other portfolios including Workplace relations (increase in minimum wage), ACC (reductions in levies) and Immigration (the skills gap).05/04/2019 08:15 AM0:23:58Download //
Political Catchup-29-03-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP - NZ's ongoing response to Christchurch atrocity on March 15th. Clarity on the Gun reform legislation and the steps that will occur after the initial changes. Palmerston North's celebration of diversity that is Festival of Cultures and it's successes, and the changes to the minimum wage coming into effect on Monday.29/03/2019 08:30 AM0:29:9Download //
Political Catchup-27-03-2019Mayor Helen Worboys - MDC - March 15th and the Christchurch Terror attack, Citizenship ceremonies, The CACTUS finale, the $35 million Waste water treatment plant open day and Feilding Steam Rail Turntable overhaul and the fascination with steam trains!27/03/2019 08:30 AM0:23:2Download //
Political Catchup-26-03-2019Cr. Duncan McCann (PNCC) - Fraser chats with Duncan about: The Digital and Technology Portfolio, Festival of Cultures over the weekend, the sister cities conference featuring delegations from our sister cities Missoula and Mihara, and a brief update on the annual plan.26/03/2019 08:30 AM0:30:6Download //
Political Catchup-22-03-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP22/03/2019 08:30 AM0:28:46Download //
Political Catchup-19-03-2019Cr. Lew Findlay (PNCC)19/03/2019 08:15 AM0:25:5Download //
Political Catchup-15-03-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP - The first catch up with the MP for Palmerston North for a few weeks revisits the Ethkick tournament, discusses the recent attack on James Shaw and the security implications of such an event, clarifies the forecast residence figures, looks towards the meeting with local hospitality businesses where the ERA changes will soon be taking effect, and explores the opinion of our local MP on the students striking due to Climate Change.15/03/2019 08:30 AM0:23:33Download //
Political Catchup-13-03-2019Mayor Helen Worboys (MDC) - NZ Rural Games, the LGNZ Rural and Provincial Meeting, the Community Development Strategy Update, the Localism Proposal, EQPB Priority Thoroughfares submissions and the CD Field Days and Agri Food Week.13/03/2019 08:30 AM0:29:54Download //
Political Catchup-12-03-2019Cr. Karen Naylor (PNCC) - Karen responds to the reporting in local media regarding the SPG funding decisions, and talks about the Sports and Recreation Committee meeting on Monday. Topics include the Kawenata with Rangitaane to co-manage reserves and the Glass House venue proposal for Ashhurst domain. Also, we briefly look at the Annual budget draft and the proposed changes from the LTP version.12/03/2019 08:30 AM0:28:52Download //
Political Catchup-27-02-2019Helen Worboys (MDC) - Fraser catches up with Manawatū District Council Mayor, Helen Worboys, about: The Apiti Show, Rural Innovation Lab Official Opening, the new Kiwitea Community Committee, Bus Services and Priority Thoroughfare submissions27/02/2019 08:30 AM0:14:33Download //
Political Catchup-26-02-2019Brent Barrett (PNCC) - Fraser catches up with Brent Barrett of the PNCC about: Accountability and Transparency (sparked by the Toyota news), the role of a city councillor as an advocate, and our City Partnership with Mihara in Japan.26/02/2019 08:30 AM0:27:17Download //
Political Catchup-19-02-2019Adrian Broad (PNCC)19/02/2019 08:30 AM0:23:22Download //
Political Catchup-15-02-2019Iain Lees-Galloway MP15/02/2019 08:15 AM0:22:25Download //
Political Catchup-13-02-2019Helen Worboys, Mayor of MDC13/02/2019 11:13 PM0:23:21Download //
Political Catchup-12-02-2019Rachel Bowen PNCC - Fraser catches up with Cr Rachel Bowen for the first Political Catchup focusing on PNCC this morning at 8:30am. They discuss yesterdays Economic Development Committee meeting, the state of our International Relations, Sculpture trust arrangements for the next 5 years and when the flying fox will return to Linklater Park!12/02/2019 08:30 AM0:28:32Download //