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Grant enables more Wellington cyclists to hone skills

Posted on 19 December 2012

A 30-year drought of cyclist skills training in the Wellington region is set to end now that Greater Wellington Regional Council has won a grant from the Road Safety Trust.

Grant enables more Wellington cyclists to hone skills
Posted on 19 December 2012
A 30-year drought of cyclist skills training in the Wellington region is set to end now that Greater Wellington Regional Council has won a grant from the Road Safety Trust.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/grant-enables-more-wellington-cyclists-to-hone-skills/

Check, Clean and Dry this Summer

Posted on 17 December 2012

If you’re casting a fly or boating on a river this summer there’s a good chance you’ll bump into a regional council staff member raising awareness about the threat of didymo and other aquatic weeds to the region’s rivers.

Check, Clean and Dry this Summer
Posted on 17 December 2012
If you’re casting a fly or boating on a river this summer there’s a good chance you’ll bump into a regional council staff member raising awareness about the threat of didymo and other aquatic weeds to the region’s rivers.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/check-clean-and-dry-this-summer/

Wellington Regional Council to consider sale of forestry cutting rights

Posted on 17 December 2012

Wellington Regional Council is to call for tenders for cutting rights at its 5,600 hectares of forestry land in the upper reaches of the Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.

Wellington Regional Council to consider sale of forestry cutting rights
Posted on 17 December 2012
Wellington Regional Council is to call for tenders for cutting rights at its 5,600 hectares of forestry land in the upper reaches of the Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/wellington-regional-council-to-consider-sale-of-forestry-cutting-rights/

Longer south / east route options to be investigated in Wellington public transport study

Posted on 14 December 2012

Bus rapid transit and light rail options running from Wellington Station to the south and east beyond Wellington Regional Hospital will now be fully explored and evaluated as part of the Wellington Public Transport Spine Study.

Longer south / east route options to be investigated in Wellington public transport study
Posted on 14 December 2012
Bus rapid transit and light rail options running from Wellington Station to the south and east beyond Wellington Regional Hospital will now be fully explored and evaluated as part of the Wellington Public Transport Spine Study.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/longer-south-east-route-options-to-be-investigated-in-wellington-public-transport-study/