From the Rimutaka Lion's Club:
Media Release: Rimutaka Electorate Public Meeting
Thursday 14 August - 7:30 pm ( at Upper Hutt Cosmopolitan Club -all welcome )
The five currently announced electorate candidates for the Rimutaka electorate will take part in the public meeting on Thursday 14 August at 7.30 pm at Upper Hutt Cosmopolitan Club.
Rimutaka Lions Club President Colin Cheeseman says the club has organised the meeting in line with Lions voluntary community service role which includes promoting the principles of good government and good citizenship.
Lions Club member Paul Lambert says the club was motivated to organise the forum for local residents when it appeared none had been planned. The club has arranged similar events in the past . ( Lions Club members do not debate partisan politics and sectarian religion as part of club activities )
Chris Hipkins -Labour
Lewis Holden -National
Aaron Hunt -NZ First
Philip Lynch -Conservative