Martin’s work to raise the drinking age back to 20, as well as restrictions on the number of liquor outlets, was instrumental in setting up a Law Commission Review.
Martin is standing for the Waikato District Health Board because he is passionate about the right of people in the region to be able to access good health care when they need it. He has been a strong advocate for maintaining health services for both urban and rural communities. He was one of a number […]
In the current environment of challenging economic times for households and business, it is essential to have prudent financial management of the city by controlling debt and holding rates. Councillors must also have a long term vision to create the conditions for our city to flourish. The vision includes city planning and development with strategies […]
Martin has wide experience in business, education and Local Government, previously serving Hamilton as a Councillor, Deputy Mayor and a Member of Parliament. He has extensive experience as an advocate for communities and residents, representing their interests over decades with an inside knowledge of governmental processes.
Voting in the 2016 local council and District Health Board elections runs between Friday 16 September and midday Saturday 8 October 2016.