< September 2018 newsletter


Invitation to hear Councillor Mike Lee speak on the Sea Change Plan

Democracy Action invites you to an address by Mike Lee – Waitemata and Gulf Ward Councillor on Auckland Council. Mike is very concerned about proposed threats to democracy as advocated in the Sea Change Hauraki Gulf Marine Spatial Plan. He outlined his concerns in an article first published in the Gulf News on 21 June, now available on Mike’s website HERE.

Mike writes:

“As an elected politician and a Hauraki Gulf Forum member I will defend myself by telling the people the plain truth as I see it about the troubling elements of this so-called ‘Sea Change’, and about the high stakes power play currently underway over the ownership and control of the Hauraki Gulf.”

WHEN: Sunday 7th October, at 1:00pm
WHERE: Titoki Room, 1st floor, Jubilee Building, 545 Parnell Rd, Parnell.

Please come along, not only to hear what Mike has to say, but to also show support for his taking a stand on this very important issue. To RSVP, email us at democracyaction@xtra.co.nz

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