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Innovative projects recognised in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Palmerston North City Council and Rotorua Lakes Council have led the way at the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Palmerston North City Council wins top honours in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Palmerston North City Council projects have won two out of six categories, and shared the overall Judges’ Choice Award in the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Rotorua Lakes Council takes top honours in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Innovative Rotorua Lakes Council projects have won two out of six categories and shared the overall Judges’ Choice Award at the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Waipa District Council Heritage project a winner in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Waipa District Council’s innovative project to increase its community’s knowledge of its history is among winners of the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards 2018.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Environmental honours for Wellington predator control project in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Wellington City Council’s Our Natural Capital programme, to protect the capital’s native biodiversity, is a winner in the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Community engagement wins Hawke’s Bay Councils commendations in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Strong community engagement has won two Hawke’s Bay council projects accolades in the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards 2018.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Innovative Northland council projects highly commended in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Innovative Northland Council projects to protect the region’s precious marine environment and to promote responsible dog ownership have been highly commended in the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Waipa and Waikato Council projects take honours in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Waipa District Council has been named among winners of the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards 2018, with Waikato District Council and Waikato Mayoral Forum projects highly commended.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Wairoa District Council wastewater group highly commended in LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Wairoa District Council has been highly commended in the Local Government New Zealand EXCELLENCE Awards 2018 for its innovative Wairoa Wastewater Stakeholder Group project.

July 17, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news

Central and local government walking the same path on climate change adaptation strategy

Central and local government showed strong alignment on strategy for climate change adaptation as Local Government New Zealand President Dave Cull and Minister for Climate Change Hon James Shaw shared...

July 16, 2018  |  2018 Media Releases  |  National news