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Chocolate found to be effective for pest control

Posted on 17 January 2019

Greater Wellington Regional Council and Wellington City Council are taking the phrase ‘Death by chocolate’ to a whole new level with an innovative rat control method – using chocolate instead of poisonous bait.

Chocolate found to be effective for pest control
Posted on 17 January 2019
Greater Wellington Regional Council and Wellington City Council are taking the phrase ‘Death by chocolate’ to a whole new level with an innovative rat control method – using chocolate instead of poisonous bait.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/chocolate-found-to-be-effective-for-pest-control/

Council urges resolution to disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers

Posted on 16 January 2019

Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Sustainable Transport Committee Chair Barbara Donaldson says today’s announcement of further industrial action on NZ Bus operated routes is a very disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers.

Council urges resolution to disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers
Posted on 16 January 2019
Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Sustainable Transport Committee Chair Barbara Donaldson says today’s announcement of further industrial action on NZ Bus operated routes is a very disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/council-urges-resolution-to-disappointing-outcome-for-wellington-bus-customers/

Check before you travel during strike action

Posted on 15 January 2019

Greater Wellington Regional Council is urging Metlink customers to check the Metlink website and commuter app and make alternative travel arrangements on Wednesday 16 January after an unexpected strike action at operator NZ Bus was called by the Tramways Union.

Check before you travel during strike action
Posted on 15 January 2019
Greater Wellington Regional Council is urging Metlink customers to check the Metlink website and commuter app and make alternative travel arrangements on Wednesday 16 January after an unexpected strike action at operator NZ Bus was called by the Tramways Union.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/check-before-you-travel-during-strike-action/

Metlink introduces six month bus trial between Wellington Station and the Zoo

Posted on 11 January 2019

Metlink is introducing a six month trial bus service between Wellington Station and the Zoo on 3 February 2019.

Metlink introduces six month bus trial between Wellington Station and the Zoo
Posted on 11 January 2019
Metlink is introducing a six month trial bus service between Wellington Station and the Zoo on 3 February 2019.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/metlink-introduces-six-month-bus-trial-between-wellington-station-and-the-zoo/