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John Stowell

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  • commented on Election Scorecards Launched 2019-07-18 08:52:40 +1200
    Talking Auckland, we definitely need to know where candidates for the coming local government elections stand on responding to the climate emergency with genuine urgency. I also think that the Council should explore more genuinely participatory ways of including the voice of the public and working together. Current so-called consultation keeps the public at arms length and is very secretive about how the results are used, if at all. We need to establish trust and work to a common aim or the potentially uncomfortable steps needed will never be taken until is os too late.

  • wants to volunteer 2019-07-16 12:54:03 +1200


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