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    Whangārei iwi takes a look at Māori ward candidates

    The establishment of Māori wards is expected to help boost voter turnout in this year's local body elections.

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    Hilda Halkyard-Harawira to contest Māori ward in Far North

    Long-time Māori education and Māori rights advocate Hilda Halkyard-Harawira has thrown her hat in the ring to contest the newly established Māori wards on the Far North District Council.

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    Concerns mount over lack of candidates in Māori wards

    Māori ward advocates are deeply concerned at the lack of nominations for the new seats at this year's local bodies election.

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    Te Arawa leaders vow fight for equal representation

    Rotorua and Te Arawa leaders are vowing to continue pursuing equal representation on the council even if a bill in Parliament is defeated.

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    Rotorua council to have three Māori ward seats: 'We're ecstatic'

    Pōwhiri at Rotorua Council in 2019.  Photo / File Te Tatau o Te Arawa is "elated" Rotorua will have three Māori ward seats at the next local election.

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    Rotorua Lakes District Council adopts Māori wards

    The vote was 7-1. A councillor left the meeting after being interjected by the public and asked to withdraw his statement by Mayor Chadwick.

  7. Video for Stratford District Council votes yes to Māori wards in astounding 11-0 vote
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    Stratford District Council votes yes to Māori wards in astounding 11-0 vote

    The history-making decision means all four of the Taranaki region’s councils will have a Māori ward for the 2022 local elections. 

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    Marlborough District votes for Māori wards

    Mayor John Leggett called it a momentous day for Marlborough.

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    Decision reversed, Manawatū to establish Māori wards

    The decision comes as Te Kōtui Reo protested a few weeks ago when the council refused to introduce Māori wards.

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