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Leonie Hapeta

Councillor Hapeta chairs the Council's sport and recreation committee and is deputy chair of the new economic development committee.

Head and shoulders photo of city councillor Leonie Hapeta.

Councillor portfolios

  • CBD and retail – lead spokesperson
  • Education, science and innovation
  • Employment
  • Transport (public and active)

Committee membership

  • arts, culture and heritage
  • audit and risk
  • chief executive's performance review panel
  • committee of council
  • community development
  • economic development
  • finance and performance
  • hearings committee
  • Manawatū District-Palmerston North City strategic planning
  • planning and strategy
  • sport and recreation

Appointments to outside organisations

  • Local Government New Zealand zone 3

Contact details

027 5307 207

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