Auckland Council’s Value for Money Committee has today reported that the council has exceeded its saving target for the 2021/2022 financial year – one month ahead of schedule. “The council achieved $90.7 million, or 100.8 per cent, of the $90 million savings target on 31 May, with a month still left in the financial year,” said Chair of the council’s Value for Money Committee, Cr Desley Simpson. “It is all about ensuring we are spending responsibly, and I am proud of the savings progress we have made so far.”