Murihiku Upoko briefing to new Mayors
On Wednesday 9 November, Tā Tipene O’Regan, Michael Skerrett and Terry Nicholas met for an informal briefing with three of the newly elected Southland/Murihiku Mayors on the Murihiku Regeneration priorities and work programmes. Also in attendance were Arihia Bennett, Chief Executive Officer of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu; and Mervyn English, Ivan Hodgetts and Mike Shatford from Murihiku Regeneration.
It was agreed that this is the first of regular governance level hui between the Mayoral Forum and the Office of Upoko.
The discussion represented a strong sense of connection, commitment and alignment around priorities and focus for the Murihiku community in the coming months.
Posted: 10 November 2022