Posts Tagged ‘Wellington City Council’

Karori Teachers College: VUW public meeting

Sunday, March 5th, 2017


Tomorrow night (Monday 6 March) is another public meeting about the fate of the VUW Karori Campus.  (more…)

ICI House: 61 Molesworth Street

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Stephenson and Turner‘s elegant Imperial Chemical Industries (I.C.I.) House now stands in doubt, (more…)

Demolition by ignorance?

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

On Saturday morning (10 September 2016) on The Nation, the Social Housing Minister, Paula Bennett, claimed that she was doing everything “humanly possible” (more…)

History Repeats: The Tale of the Hunter Building

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

The current story of the Gordon Wilson Flats is perhaps not too different from that of the Hunter Building in the 1970s and 80s, (more…)

Boundary issues

Sunday, November 1st, 2015

I was watching crits at VUW last week, and the issue of fences arose in a discussion about one masters’ student’s proposed alternative to stadium design. (more…)

Basin voting

Friday, October 7th, 2011


Well, the Council have voted on the city’s official position with respect to central government’s proposed traffic improvements near the Basin Reserve.


The common ‘sense of place’.

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done (more…)