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North Wellington Voluntary Service Awards

Nominations for 2014 North Wellington Voluntary Service Awards Now Open

Ohariu MP Peter Dunne says nominations for the 2014 North Wellington Service Awards are now open.

Mr Dunne who chairs the Awards Committee says people who have performed a minimum of five years voluntary service in the northern suburbs for a recognised voluntary organisation are eligible for an Award.

Mr Dunne established the scheme in 2001 and to date approximately 120 Awards have been made to local volunteers.

Award nomination forms are available from Mr Dunne's Johnsonville Electorate Office. Nominations close on 11 July, and the 2014 Awards will be presented at a special dinner on 30 August.

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Election Day: Make Sure You're A Part Of It!

Saturday 20 September, is election day, and New Zealanders’ last chance to have a say on who leads the country for the next three years.

“The people and parties we elect tomorrow will be making the decisions that affect us, our families and our communities,” says Robert Peden, Chief Electoral Officer. “It doesn’t get much more important than that, and we need all New Zealanders to use their voice and vote.”

Voting places will be open from 9.00am until 7.00pm on election day. The busiest time at voting places is usually 9.00am - 11.00am.

“Take your EasyVote card with you when you go to vote, as it will make voting faster and easier, and vote close to home if you can. But don’t worry if you forget your card, or didn’t receive one, because as long as you are enrolled to vote, your voice will be heard,” says Mr Peden. More>>

 

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