Local Government Magazine

Author : Ruth LePla

Waste Management

The dilemma of choice: waste collection services

Ruth LePla
At one stage Waimakariri District Council was offering 17,500 people a choice of 48 different permutations for their rubbish collection services. Council’s solid waste asset...

Plantation forestry rules: Gear up for change on May 1

Ruth LePla
Oliver Hendrickson outlines the new national environmental standards for plantation forestry. In August last year, the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and the Ministry for...