In this local body election, what if we could do a little more than a tick and a prayer?
Tim McCready chats with candidates and commentators throughout the local body elections to tease out people’s visions for Onehunga and the surrounding neighbourhoods.
Episode 5: Standing for ward Councillor as an independent, Dr John Peebles is passionate about Auckland being more fiscally prudent.
John has worked in various governance and consulting roles over several decades.
His decision to run for ward Councillor as an independent sprung from a dissatisfaction with what parties have promised and delivered.