14 October 2014
About 250 cyclists rode from Motueka to Kaiteriteri last weekend to help celebrate the completion of the Mapua to Kaiteriteri section of the Tasman Great Taste Cycle trail. Read more
We are currently recruiting for the new CEO of the Stratford District Council.
8 October 2014
LGNZ says local government, central government and the business sector need to work together with communities to address housing affordability across New Zealand.
Housing affordability is a complex issue that is driven by multiple factors including the availability of land, cost of building materials and demand on the housing market.
26 September 2014
To mark World Rivers Day this Sunday regional councils are releasing their latest river data on the Land, Air, Water, Aotearoa (LAWA) website, a world first in reporting nation-wide water quality results in one place.
Fran Wilde, chair of LGNZ’s regional sector group, said that having information on water quality freely available to the public in an easy to understand format was vital.
22 September 2014
LGNZ congratulates re-elected Prime Minister John Key and the National led government on winning their third consecutive term following Saturday’s general election.
“Local government plays a key role in all of policy matters which contribute to creating vibrant communities and economic growth. Our intention is work constructively with Government to deliver on these goals for a stronger New Zealand,” Lawrence Yule says.