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Our Coromandel magazine a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A high-end glossy magazine produced by Thames-Coromandel District Council each summer to engage with absentee ratepayers is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. 

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Waikato Healthy Rivers project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

An innovative approach by Waikato Regional Council to improving water quality in the Waikato and Waipa Rivers is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. 

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Waikato Placemaking project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A Waikato District Council project to reclaim public spaces for community use, using the diverse skills of knitting circles and prisoners, is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand...

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Southland dairy effluent project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A partnership between Environment Southland and major dairy industry players to support farmers needing to improve effluent management practices is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE...

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Palmerston North green corridors project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A 16-year project partnering Palmerston North City Council with the community to establish green corridors of native plants from the Tararua Ranges through to Palmerston North City and the Manawatū...

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Waikato’s velvetleaf blitz project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

An intensive blitz on invasive weed velvetleaf by Waikato Regional Council is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. 

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Waikato’s roading alliance a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

The country’s largest roading alliance, set up by Waikato District Council and dramatically improving response times, is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. 

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Rototuna Reservoir project a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A new 24 million litre reservoir that boosts Hamilton’s ability to cope with emergencies is a finalist in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. 

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Hastings Papakainga policy a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

A new Papakainga housing development policy, opening the way for utilisation of Māori land, has seen Hastings District Council named a finalist in the 2017 Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ)...

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news

Hauraki’s Toward 2025 strategy a finalist in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

An updated economic development strategy combining a strong international focus with community consultation and alignment with council planning processes has made Hauraki District Council a finalist in the Local Government...

June 14, 2017  |  2017 Media Releases  |  Local news