Will Moore is a born and bred Wellingtonian, I live in Newtown with my partner Marama, and our two girls Tahu and Amotai.
I pride myself on being open to all cultures. I am committed to developing a sense of pride, place, spirit and community in Wellington
I am a documentary filmmaker, committed to whanau, friends, and the protection of our environment.
I support grassroots we-sufficient communities, grassroots leaders and grassroots democracy.
I want to empower people to grow fruit and vegetables, harvest water, and develop community arts.
I have been part of a team of grassroots leaders (Our Abundance Project) who ran the successful Harvest Festival at Tapu te ranga marae in April 2013.
I am a surfer, gardener, sailor, and was an active Lyall Bay Surf Lifeguard for 4 years before starting my family and becoming a stay home father.
Go to http://willmoore4council.wordpress.com/
Top 5 Issues
- PUBLIC PARTICIPATION and COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT-
Create self-empowered communities, connect people through social/workshop events, provide facilitators and community mentors to help develop community solutions, for business and for the people.
- DEVELOP TRANSPORT LINKS-
Safe cycleways, widen footpaths to create dual use. Find community solutions for the Berhampore Village intersection ie 30k zone, over bridge. Look for community feed-back on the idea of self-drive community vans, for sports groups, senior citizens, work groups and after school trips. Investigate free bus fares, by researching cities already providing this service.
- MAKING COUNCIL PROCESS SIMPLE
Demystifying council process, allowing for commonsense, simple solutions. Making council processes' more efficient /clearer /transparent for businesses and people to thrive.
- MORE COMMUNITY SPACE'S
Work on developing and supporting community groups providing spaces for people to congregate and build communities. Spaces including community workshops , art studios, parks and playgrounds, vege gardens and orchards.
- DEVELOPING RESPECT FOR OUR NATURAL ENVIRONMENT - supply city wide drinking fountains to reduce our plastic bottle waste. Harvest our rainwater for community resilience and for garden use. Create community based solutions for local climate change, plant more trees, and street clean up days
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