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Short-list finalised for rail contract

Posted on 22 December 2014

Greater Wellington Regional Council has finalised a short-list for the tendering of its new rail contract.

Short-list finalised for rail contract
Posted on 22 December 2014
Greater Wellington Regional Council has finalised a short-list for the tendering of its new rail contract.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/short-list-finalised-for-rail-contract/

Possum control underway in Kaitoke/Hutt River Catchment

Posted on 30 September 2014

Greater Wellington Regional Council Biosecurity Officers began a key stage of a planned possum control operation today.  Biodegradable pellets containing sodium fluoroacetate, also known as 1080, will be distributed using helicopters and GPS navigational technology across 10,000 hectares of Kaitoke Regional Park backcountry and the Hutt River Catchment. 

Possum control underway in Kaitoke/Hutt River Catchment
Posted on 30 September 2014
Greater Wellington Regional Council Biosecurity Officers began a key stage of a planned possum control operation today.  Biodegradable pellets containing sodium fluoroacetate, also known as 1080, will be distributed using helicopters and GPS navigational technology across 10,000 hectares of Kaitoke Regional Park backcountry and the Hutt River Catchment. 
http://www.gw.govt.nz/possum-control-underway-in-kaitoke-hutt-river-catchment-2/

Ruamahanga Whaitua Committee Elect Chair

Posted on 12 May 2014

The election of the first Chairman of the Ruamahanga Whaitua Committtee (RWC), took place this week at a public meeting held in the Martinborough Town Hall.  Peter Gawith, a third generation Longbush sheep and beef farmer, was elected by fellow committee members.

Ruamahanga Whaitua Committee Elect Chair
Posted on 12 May 2014
The election of the first Chairman of the Ruamahanga Whaitua Committtee (RWC), took place this week at a public meeting held in the Martinborough Town Hall.  Peter Gawith, a third generation Longbush sheep and beef farmer, was elected by fellow committee members.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/ruamahanga-whaitua-committee-elect-chair/

Still time to give feedback on blueprint for Wellington's public transport

Posted on 2 May 2014

People still have a week to give feedback on the Regional Council’s ambitious plan to significantly improve public transport in the Wellington region.

Still time to give feedback on blueprint for Wellington's public transport
Posted on 2 May 2014
People still have a week to give feedback on the Regional Council’s ambitious plan to significantly improve public transport in the Wellington region.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/still-time-to-give-feedback-on-blueprint-for-wellington-s-public-transport/