Desley has a proven track record of local government leadership as the current Chair of the Hobson Community Board. If you elect Desley, you receive a commitment to keep strong community consultation, collaboration and careful spending to maximize ratepayer benefit to the community.
In particular Desley wants to see the implementation of the Orakei Basin Restoration Plan and surrounding walkway on which she has worked during this term.
Desley is a third generation Orakei ward resident, who has had a strong working life within the ward. Her community giving has included helping Life Education Trust, Project K, the Foundation for Youth Development, Kiwi Can, Stella Trust and the Auckland Regional Charity Hospital. Always heavily involved in music education she has assisted many schools in the ward at the APPA Town Hall Music Festivals.
Please vote for Doug Armstrong for Council and all our local Citizens and Ratepayers Orakei Board candidates.
Top 5 Issues
- Keep rates affordable and maximise ratepayer benefit in the Orakei Ward
- Improve transport around the Ward and into the city
- Enhance the Orakei Basin, and our community sports fields
- Keep our beaches well maintained and continue to develop our parks
- Work with our local businesses to enhance our town centres
Authorised by J.Somerford of 48A Macfarland Street, Meadowbank, Auckland
Results - Final
- Desley Simpson
- Kate Cooke
- Ken Baguley
- Colin Davis
- Mark Thomas
- Kit Parkinson
- Troy Churton
- Mark Sinclair
- Priscilla Steel
- David Wong
- John Wardle
- Thomas Bretherton
- Peter McKenzie
- John Cook