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Breakfast club banters with Finance Minister ahead of Budget

An early morning breakfast club in Northwood enjoyed a lively debate with Finance Minister Steven Joyce ahead of Budget 17. Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey said bringing relevant ministers into the...


In the Electorate

Over 500 signatures in the first week for my petition indicates many of our commuters support the idea of a third lane southbound over the Waimak Bridge. A third lane...


Minister impressed by regeneration plans

The Waimak’s passion to turn a regeneration zone into an indigenous coastal forest environment has impressed Minister for Greater Christchurch Regeneration Gerry Brownlee, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says. The Minister...


Chat with Matt

The Belfast Community Network (BCN) and fellow members of the North West Collective  are doing great work in our communities.  I brought Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector Hon Alfred...


Students give mobile surgical bus the thumbs-up

Rangiora High School students enjoyed watching a mock operation aboard the new mobile surgical bus at today’s open day at Rangiora Health Hub, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says. The students...


Add your voice to have a third southbound lane added to the Waimakariri Bridge

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey has launched a petition in support of a third lane southbound on the Waimakariri Bridge to make the morning commute in to Christchurch less congested and...


Minister impressed with Waimak community model, says MP

The Waimak’s strong community service model has impressed Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector Hon Alfred Ngaro, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says. Minister Ngaro participated in three Building Stronger...


In the Electorate

I’ve often said the Waimak enjoys a unique set of circumstances with its rapid growth, mix of rural and peri-urban areas, and vibrant regeneration post-earthquake. These are part of our success...


In the Electorate

I’ve often said the Waimak enjoys a unique set of circumstances with its rapid growth, mix of rural and peri-urban areas, and vibrant regeneration post-earthquake. These are part of our success...


MP says new freshwater target is great news for community

Government’s commitment to strengthening national policy requirements for swimmable lakes and rivers is great news for the community, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says. Doocey said the Waimak’s unique set of...