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Auckland Bike Challenge for workplaces

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Issue date: 
Tue 14 Nov 2017

More people cycling to work means a fitter, healthier workforce, improved environment and a likely reduction in the number of private vehicles being used during the busy peak.  Auckland Transport are encouraging people to come to wor

Share your views on the city centre and how you use it

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Issue date: 
Mon 13 Nov 2017

Below is a link to a short survey (it will only take around 8 minutes of your time) asking questions about your views on the city centre and how you use it during this time of rapid change.

Christmas in the city 2017

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Issue date: 
Tue 7 Nov 2017

Christmas is an important time for business, so each year we decorate the city to create a festive environment and run a marketing campaign promoting the city centre as the best place for gift shopping and Christmas celebrations.

4 Days of Fashion and other marketing opportunities

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Issue date: 
Mon 6 Nov 2017

We promote the city centre year-round through our extensive channels and run a series of annual marketing campaigns and events that profile the key reasons people visit the city centre - retail, dining, arts and culture.

We welcome our new Executive Committee members

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Issue date: 
Tue 31 Oct 2017

At the Heart of the City AGM last week, Murray Crane and Celia Hay were elected to the Heart of the City Executive Committee - we welcome them warmly. 

Our highlights for the year

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Mon 30 Oct 2017

Our AGM last week officially closed the book on the 2016/17 year, so we have been reflecting on the work we have done and the results delivered on behalf of our members and the city centre community.

Midweek Organic Growing Adventures in the city centre

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Issue date: 
Wed 25 Oct 2017

For the Love of Bees – A City Bee Collaboration, a community artwork and environmental project that imagines Auckland as the safest city in the world for bees, is opening its doors to city centre wo

Making the most of Restaurant Month with Social Media

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Issue date: 
Tue 17 Oct 2017

Restaurant teams made the most of the city's celebration of their industry with enticing and informative social media content promoting their Restaurant Month involvement.

Results Just In for Winter and September Quarter

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Issue date: 
Mon 16 Oct 2017

We’ve seen really positive results for the city centre over the past few months in the key performance areas we measure, showing that the city economy is performing well and that people continue to be attracted by what the city has to offer.

Restaurant Month 2017 delivers results for participants and the city

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Issue date: 
Mon 16 Oct 2017

The results are in for this year's Restaurant Month, and we are happy to report that once again it was a success for the city and for the businesses involved.