The current councillor makes his pitch for free-fares public transport and affordable housing.
The former Far North mayor is asking voters to judge him for his achievements and not his leadership style.
Unless you're male, middle-aged and Pākehā, you're probably inadequately represented in your council.
Some of the effects of climate change are now "unavoidable", the Government says.
Gerry Brownlee announced he was running as a list-only candidate in next year's election.