It’s all in the numbers

“By understanding how the population growth islikely to increase, we have an opportunity to betterplan and budget for the future.” Andrew Bayly

“By understanding how the population growth islikely to increase, we have an opportunity to betterplan and budget for the future.” Andrew Bayly

Hunua is likely to grow by around 30,000 people over the next six years with Beachlands set to double in size, says Andrew Bayly.

 

Local Hunua MP A n d re w Ba y l y i s convinced that based on the numbers and his research, there is a strong likelihood that the projected population g row t h a l l a c r o s s Hunua will far exceed expectations and will dramatically increase in size.
Over the next six years alone, he says Beachlands will double in size whereas Waiuku on the other should not have any significant growth beyond what is expected.
The focus of the growth projections is extremely important according to Andrew as it will help with planning and budgeting and ensure that both on a local board and council level that these additional growth projections are taken into account.
Andrew has met with Auckland Transport, Auckland Councillor Bill Cashmore, head of the local board Andy Baker and a number of town planners to ensure that his concerns and projections are taken seriously.
Andrew is convinced that the numbers show that we need to be focusing our attention on infrastructure, transport and education.
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