Tag: Local Government


News in brief

News in brief

A first for PSA Pasefika, a Budget 2021 update, news on our case against Inland Revenue, and more...

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News in Brief

News in Brief

In our News in Brief, Pasefika representation is being implemented across our union, we announce a new Māori leadership role, and acknowledge the anniversary of the March 15 attacks.

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Saving our Libraries

Saving our Libraries

The PSA has helped defeat a proposal to partially-privatise Wellington library and slash its budget.

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Leading the Way

 Leading the Way

It may say something about Brad Hedger’s commitment to the union that he agreed to speak to Working Life about his role as a PSA delegate just days before his wedding.

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Challenging Times for Local Government

Challenging Times for Local Government

Thousands of PSA members work for local authorities around New Zealand.

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Hoea te Local Government Waka

Hoea te Local Government Waka

A new Local Government Rūnanga held its first hui in March.

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On The Job

On The Job

Rose Lee is not your stereotypical librarian.

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Stand Up for Library Workers

Stand Up for Library Workers

Local government library assistants launched a campaign on November 22 to raise awareness of their equal pay claim and the work they do.

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PSAY Hui Inspires Success

PSAY Hui Inspires Success

Inspirational speeches at this year’s PSA Youth Hui have propelled Elvisa Van Der Leden into a seat at the council table.

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Vote 2019 NZ!

Vote 2019 NZ!

Supporting local democracy

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Think Global, Act Local Government

Think Global, Act Local Government

You may ask if it really matters who you vote for in your town or district when the world faces huge challenges like climate change and rising sea levels.
But those who work in local government say the decisions made by councils can make a "massive" difference.

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