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Political Catchup


An update on happenings in local, regional, and national government!

Host: Fraser Greig
Produced By: MPR
Language: English
Category: Govt and Organisations
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Political Catchup-18-12-2018Cr. Rachel Bowen, PNCC - A korero mō tōrangapū o Papaieoia including the proposal to explore rates mitigation in the Finance and Performance committee, weather blighting the Christmas festivities in the city, the "Horses of Ashhurst" and "Bowling clubs" presentations to the Sport and Recreation committee and the year in review.18/12/2018 08:30 AM0:27:23Download //
Political Catchup-14-12-2018Iain Lees-Galloway MP - This week's korero mō tōrangapū focused on this weeks developments in the Grace Millane murder, yesterdays launch of the Health and Safety strategy, the reclassification of synthetic drugs as Class A, and the request for increased discretion from Police when dealing with drug users, as well as the decreasing ACC levies.14/12/2018 08:30 AM0:26:15Download //
Political Catchup-12-12-2018Mayor Helen Worboys, Manawatu District Council - Fraser catches up with Helen about: The last MDC catch up for the year (returning in late January 2019) featuring discussion on Rural Broadband and Cell phone coverage, The Christmas parade and the Living Christmas project (with a chance to win an electric car!), The last citizenship ceremony for the year, The CACTUS programme pilot for Manawatu, Decision by council regarding an Easter Trading Policy and Building consents statistics and trends12/12/2018 08:15 AM0:19:44Download //
Political Catchup-11-12-2018Cr. Adrian Broad (PNCC) - Fraser catches up with Adrian Broad of the PN City Council about: Agenda for the Economic Development Committee meeting held on 10th December, including Craig Nash's presentation on the $40 million Provincial Growth Fund investment locally, the contribution made by the Network of Skilled Migrants, The release of the October '18 Economic Report (featuring Housing monitoring, Highest growth in 35 years & Temporary Accommodation for workers building the Gorge alternative route) and the Sort It career's expo is a finalist in the local government events awards!11/12/2018 08:30 AM0:25:56Download //
Political Catchup-07-12-2018Iain Lees-Galloway MP07/12/2018 08:30 AM0:28:24Download //
Political Catchup 04-12-2018Brent Barrett from the PNCC.04/12/2018 08:30 AM0:28:33Download //
Political Catchup-27-11-2018Rachel Bowen (PNCC)27/11/2018 08:30 AM0:28:46Download //
Political Catchup-23-11-2018Iain Lees- Galloway MP - Fraser chats with Iain about: Health: Mental Health and Middlemore Hospital Investment. Water: Lifting NZ Drinking water standards and Local Government water policy23/11/2018 08:30 AM0:27:11Download //
Political Catchup-16-11-2018Iain Lees-Galloway, Minister for Workplace Relations, Immigration, and ACC, and electorate MP for Palmerston North.16/11/2018 12:13 PM0:27:33Download //
Political Catchup-13-11-2018Adrian Broad from PNCC13/11/2018 09:00 AM0:24:44Download //
Political Catchup-09-11-2018Iain Lees-Galloway - Fraser catches up with Iain about: The on-going Karel Sroubek saga, Migrant exploitation research, Recognised Seasonal Employers scheme and Increases in government social housing.09/11/2018 08:30 AM0:26:28Download //
Political Catchup-06-11-2018Cr. Brent Barret (PNCC) - NZDIA Forum at the Arena and the future of Waste minimisation.06/11/2018 08:30 AM0:28:12Download //
Political Catchup-01-11-2018Bruce Gordon and Michael McCartney (Horizons) - Fraser catches up with Bruce Gordon, and Michael McCartney of the Horizons City Council to discuss: Regional Roading, the He Ara Kotahi Walkway, Capital Connection and Accelerate 2501/11/2018 08:30 AM0:19:41Download //
Political Catchup-30-10-2018Rachel Bowen PNCC - Fraser catches up with PN City Councillor, Rachel Bowen, about: The weekend in review, Airport Board Fees, The proposed community garden in Awapuni, and the start of local history week.30/10/2018 08:30 AM0:29:5Download //
Political Catchup-24-10-2018Helen Worboys - MDC: This week, Fraser and Helen discuss: 2017 achievements as outlined in Annual Report, Road Stopping and Paper Roads in Pohangina, The Grand Canyon Bridge opening in Pohangina, Update on the Feilding Town Centre Visioning workshops and the Young Achievers awards at the Civic Centre.24/10/2018 08:30 AM0:23:17Download //
Political Catchup-19-10-2018Fraser's weekly catchup with Iain Lees-Galloway19/10/2018 08:30 AM0:29:45Download //
Political Catchup-10-10-2018Helen Worboys (MDC) - Fraser chats with Helen about: Future Town Centre - Community Discussion Decision of Ward System coming up Healthy Home Submission to Government Stats Quarterly Economic Update Report Whanau Day combined with White Ribbon Day – 17Nov1810/10/2018 08:30 AM0:25:45Download //
Political Catchup-05-10-2018Fraser catches up with Iain Lees-Galloway, Labour MP about: The PM's recent visit to New York MP Leave R&D Tax Credits WildBase Blessing and the Weapons Expo.05/10/2018 08:15 AM0:28:57Download //
Political Catchup-26-09-2018Helen Worboys, (MDC) - Fraser catches up with Helen about: Earthquake consultation deferred. Community Honours ceremony on the 20th and the Suffrage 125 celebrations. The use of the Mayoral Car. Easter Sunday Trading community consultation. Changes to the Urban Fire bylaw.26/09/2018 08:30 AM0:25:35Download //
Political Catchup-25-09-2018Rachel Bowen (PNCC) - Rachel Bowen catches up with Fraser about: AGM Season Suffrage 125 Events Mondays Council Agenda Items inc. - Palmy Unleashed - Strategic Events - Opiki and Tokomaru coming into PNCC boundary - The Airport report "left on the table"25/09/2018 08:30 AM0:28:18Download //
Political Catchup-18-09-2018Adrian Broad, PNCC - Fraser catches up with Adrian about: His work in the employment and disability portfolios; Being the chair of the economic development committee; The Airport Report; And, quality of water.18/09/2018 08:30 AM0:27:5Download //
Political Catchup-14-09-2018Iain Lees-Galloway - Fraser catches up with Iain to discuss: Employment Relations Amendment Bill; Coalition Govt/Business Relations; Other Myths; Concerns regarding Federated Farmers; Union Site Visits, and 90-Day trials. As well as the Minister's visit to AIMS Games in Tauranga, and partaking in Warm-Up exercises!14/09/2018 08:15 AM0:27:34Download //
Political Catchup-11-09-2018Vaughan Dennison (PNCC) - Fraser catches up with Vaughan Dennison to discuss: Safe City Re-accreditation, and Arena Manawatu and Victoria Esplanade Master-plans11/09/2018 08:30 AM0:27:49Download //
Political Catchup-04-09-2018Brent Barrett (PNCC) catches up with Fraser about: Council Planning and Strategy Meeting - including New By-Law on Cemeteries and Crematorium Dogs in the CBD, Active Transport, An Introduction to Brent himself, Party Politics, and portfolios.04/09/2018 08:30 AM0:28:53Download //
Political Catchup-31-08-2018Fraser catches up with Iain Lees-Galloway about: The issue of immigrant pay (BK Example) Claire Curran's removal from cabinet Abolition of the departure card and, Business Confidence!31/08/2018 08:45 AM0:27:47Download //