Mayors praise heritage building lifeline

A number of iconic heritage buildings will benefit from the Government’s announcement of a revamped Heritage EQUIP programme, helping to breathe life into regional town centres across New Zealand, says LGNZ President Dave Cull.

14 February 2019  |  2019 Media Releases  |  National news

$14 billion of council infrastructure at risk from sea level rise

As much as $14 billion of local government infrastructure is at risk from sea level rise, according a new LGNZ report, which calls on central government to urgently develop policies to help minimise the impact of climate change on New Zealand’s communities.

31 January 2019  |  2019 Media Releases  |  National news