On the move, September 2014

NZ Planning Institute chairman takes on international role – NZIOB’s Rogers heads back to Auckland – Prendergast to leave Pumpkin Patch, Cotterill is last addition to board – Sheehy takes over management at First National – Morrison moves from Arrow to Opus – Wadsworth joins JLL from UK – Schultz joins Match as hospitality consultant – Schuyt replaces Freeman in Pumpkin Patch chair, Bunt joins board – DNZ extends direct-reporting executive team – McKinney joins Precinct for Wynyard Central project – Higgins & McKay join Ryman board – Curran & Broderson join JLL industrial team – Daly joins Kiwi Income board – Correction: Milne to manage NZ Realtors Network

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As Auckland enters zoning battle, alternative planning devices will be ignored

As Auckland enters the daunting 2-year process of recoding land use, most of those involved will see the wood, many will see some frightening trees and a few will spot the forest. One of the more robust concepts for planning change surfacing elsewhere in the world is a move to form-based codes, a contrast to zoning separation by use.

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