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9 August 2022

Council’s focus and vision puts New Plymouth in a strong position to face the future

New Plymouth District Council (NPDC) has a clear plan to accomplish its vision of a ‘sustainable lifestyle capital’ and has the right financial tools to…
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3 August 2022

Managed retreat framework should be developed by councils

Relocating communities is not a silver bullet for the challenges of climate change and councils know that, says LGNZ President Stuart Crosby. 
3 August 2022

Taupō District Council proving safe pair of hands in managing District’s growth

Local Government New Zealand’s CouncilMARK™ programme has given the Taupō District Council its seal of approval by awarding it an A grade in its latest…
28 July 2022

LGNZ calls for a dramatic reduction in vape stores

The majority of councils around the country want vaping products to only be sold at specialist R18 retailers to curb the rise in youth vaping.
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