Tag Archives: Bill Dalton

I expect better from the Mayor

I get the feeling that his continued support of the CEO has put him under some pressure. It is clear that the public have become frustrated with the council and it’s CEO in recent times. The velodrome, Skatezone, a lack of swimming facilities and now the pound are just some of the issues in which the public feel they have been treated with contempt. Is it any wonder that Watchdog! called upon the CEO to resign? It may well be they will be but the first group to make this call. Continue reading

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East Pier doesn’t pass smell test – Talking Point

New Zealand Geographic Board is recommending that what Napierites colloquially know as Perfume Point be named East Pier Point (The Perfume Point to lose nickname 2/8/25). This follows  a proposal from  Treaty of Waitangi claimants, Mana Ahuriri, to alter the … Continue reading

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Positive Experiences with the Mayor

In the past I had very little to do with Napier City Council. My focus was ,more on what was happening over at the Hawkes Bay Regional Council. However of late there have been some minor issues come up which … Continue reading

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