Auckland mayoral candidate Efeso Collins says south Auckland is still playing catch-up after the council’s budget cutbacks in 2020 and 2021, Stuff reveals, and it’s more important than ever that the supercity invests in the area. “A decade on in the supercity, there are still some imbalances that need to be worked through,” Collins said. He also believes it’s vital that people in south Auckland get out and have their say on the budget.