19 December 2014
The LGNZ office will be closed from 12:00pm 24 December through to 8:00am 5 January.
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An LGNZ issues paper – Exploring the issues facing New Zealand’s water, wastewater and stormwater sector.
18 December 2014
LGNZ welcomes the Government Policy Statement on Land Transport released today, providing $38.7 billion total funding for land transport. The document outlines more than $3 billion allocated each year for the next decade towards the maintenance and renewal of local and regional roads, which represents an increase of $1 billion over the first three years.
15 December 2014
LGNZ welcomes the final report and recommendations of the Cycling Safety Panel. The Panel has been tasked with developing innovative, comprehensive and practical recommendations for how central and local government can ensure road cycling is provided as a safe transport option.
4 December 2014
Local government is seeking changes to the Health and Safety Reform Bill 2014 for the benefit of communities, to allow councils to continue working with local residents on voluntary environmental, school and community projects.