2018 Media Releases

2018 Media Releases

Seventeenth CouncilMARK™ assessment report released

Local Government New Zealand congratulates Taupō District Council on its completion of the local government excellence programme, CouncilMARK™.   

February 13, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Freedom camping discussions important step to action

The growth in freedom camping this summer has brought its negative impacts to a head and Local Government New Zealand welcomes Tourism Minister Hon Kelvin Davis’ invitation to mayors to...

January 31, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Civil defence review offers useful recommendations

A new report released by Minister for Civil Defence Hon Kris Faafoi recommending changes to how emergencies are managed in New Zealand lays a solid foundation for work to improve...

January 18, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news