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Speed Control Measures on Signal Hill Road, Opoho, Dunedin

 To Dunedin City Council, We are seeking the urgent development of speed control measures on Signal Hill Road, specifically between Colin and Farquharson Streets. The recent serious road traffic accident on 21st March 2015 on this road section has confirmed what local residents and those who have children at the Opoho School are concerned about; cars speed down this steep section of Signal Hill Road, and are a risk to children,  pedestrians, cyclists and other road users. This is not the first r

Created: 2015-03-21

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 84 83

Defensive driving course complusory for all restricted drivers

Sign this petiton to help improve NZ's road safety by improving the skills of drivers. Sign this petition to work towards all restricted drives must complete the defensive driving before proceeding onto their full license.

Created: 2014-05-04

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 85 82

WHEN GENOCIDE BECAME "FAMINE" : IRELAND, 1845 - 1850

WHEN GENOCIDE BECAME "FAMINE" : IRELAND, 1845 - 1850 This petition seeks your support for a campaign to: * Persuade relevant authors, editors and website content providers to stop using the word ‘Famine’ for what took place in Ireland between 1845 and 1850, and start using terms such as, "The Great Hunger" or 'An tOcras Mór' * To call on the Government of Ireland and its Ministers, and members of all political parties to correctly call it  'An tOcras Mór' The Great Hunger. It should be signed b

Created: 2014-01-07

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 9497 76

Bring back Instagram

SMC, WGTN WANT IG BACK

Created: 2015-09-16

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 73 73

Justice For Moko

No plea bargining for child abusers and harder sentences. Protect our child the only way we can by keeping abusers in jail where there is no opportunity to reoffend 

Created: 2016-05-19

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 74 69

Bring Missy Elliot to Friday Jams Live NZ 2020

It's worth a shot so I'll give it a go. With three successful Friday Jams Live concerts so far, every year I hope this Queen comes but nothing so far. I've been a diehard fan since she started, would love to see her grace our New Zealand stage to be the final showstopper for the evening at Friday Jams Live 2020. So share, sign, everything and hopefully someone who knows her will see this and let her know 😉🤣 Dreams are free 👌🏽

Created: 2019-11-25

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 69 65

Keep Firework Sales

Petition to keep firework sales in New Zealand For kiwis, Guy Fawkes has become an occasion signalling the coming of summer and a chance for family and friends to get together and take in the excitement of spectacular fireworks. The question is WHY take this away? It is sad to hear that so many people have signed a petition to ban firework sales but the majority must lie on the other side of the fence. Don't let the minority win.  If you feel that you would like to contest the petition against f

Created: 2014-11-05

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 55 55

Petition to Ban Single-use Plastic Straws at McDonald’s

"Plastic straws and other single-use plastics are a non-essential part of our life. Yet, they cause so much damage to the environment," Get Green Now states. "The degrading of plastic could release chemicals that are toxic to wildlife and the environment." Plastic straws are polluting the environment and is having a very negative effect on marine life. Turtles have been found with plastic straws stuck in their nose. In a country of 4 million people, New Zealanders use 540 million plastic straws

Created: 2019-08-19

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 55 54

Save teddy from being put down

Teddy bear is a loving and caring american bulldog who was taken from his home on friday illegally by the police under the dangerous dog act and will be put down this Thursday if he doesn't pass his behaviour test (bare in mind what dog would listen to a complete stranger in a strange environment instead of his owner ) ,he is not just a dog but a sentient mind, he is a gentle soul who is much a part of toms family. This is an animal not a monster, personally as a friend to tom and teddy, i am re

Created: 2016-02-06

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 8434 54

LVVTA Certification process needs to change

The LVVTA certification process for modifying vehicles needs to be changed to become more user freindly and realistic to achieve. At the moment the certification process does not take into account people wishing to drive there cars in between modifying them and the price does not reflect the time taken by certifiers to check modifications.  It is in all our interests to ensure the process is safe and effective and acheivable by vechical modifiers.  My plans to put foward to LVVTA and LTA -That c

Created: 2017-04-05

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 57 53