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Toxic algae in Waipoua River – a reminder to check before you swim

Posted on 6 November 2020

Greater Wellington Regional Council is urging the community to check for warnings and alerts, following the emergence of a toxic algal bloom in the Waipoua River.

Toxic algae in Waipoua River – a reminder to check before you swim
Posted on 6 November 2020
Greater Wellington Regional Council is urging the community to check for warnings and alerts, following the emergence of a toxic algal bloom in the Waipoua River.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/toxic-algae-in-waipoua-river-a-reminder-to-check-before-you-swim/

Flooding, wildfires and droughts - climate change is already affecting our region

Posted on 3 November 2020

Our region is already seeing higher chances of droughts, wildfires, floods and sea level rises, all of which threaten our communities, infrastructure and natural resources - signals a new report released by the Ministry for the Environment (MfE) and StatsNZ.

Flooding, wildfires and droughts - climate change is already affecting our region
Posted on 3 November 2020
Our region is already seeing higher chances of droughts, wildfires, floods and sea level rises, all of which threaten our communities, infrastructure and natural resources - signals a new report released by the Ministry for the Environment (MfE) and StatsNZ.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/flooding-wildfires-and-droughts-climate-change-is-already-affecting-our-region/

Greater Wellington's Amanda Cox awarded Outstanding Parks Leader

Posted on 29 October 2020

Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Regional Parks Manager Amanda Cox is the recipient of the inaugural New Zealand Outstanding Parks Leader Award, which was presented at today’s Council meeting.

Greater Wellington's Amanda Cox awarded Outstanding Parks Leader
Posted on 29 October 2020
Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Regional Parks Manager Amanda Cox is the recipient of the inaugural New Zealand Outstanding Parks Leader Award, which was presented at today’s Council meeting.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/greater-wellington-s-amanda-cox-awarded-outstanding-parks-leader/

Council agrees a 1.5% fare increase to maintain Metlink services following one year funding freeze

Posted on 29 October 2020

Fares on Metlink services across the region will be increasing in line with inflation from February 2021 following a decision at council today.

Council agrees a 1.5% fare increase to maintain Metlink services following one year funding freeze
Posted on 29 October 2020
Fares on Metlink services across the region will be increasing in line with inflation from February 2021 following a decision at council today.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/council-agrees-a-1-5-fare-increase-to-maintain-metlink-services-following-one-year-funding-freeze/