Infrastructure Pipeline Launched

Infrastructure Pipeline Launched

The Government has published a prototype Infrastructure Pipeline, to show what projects will be delivered by major central government agencies over the next five years.
 
For more information go here
 
 
LGNZ Vote 2019 Campaign

LGNZ Vote 2019 Campaign

LGNZ has started a conversation on social media with New Zealanders through its Vote 2019 campaign, aiming to raise important issues around housing, transport, water, tourism, business and economic development and local amenities and services.

Go here for information for voters, candidates, media, and other key partners, as well as campaign background and research statistics.

 

Localism Discussion Paper Call for Submissions

Localism Discussion Paper Call for Submissions

LGNZ are calling for submissions on the discussion paper, which will help them to promote localism during the build up to the 2020 Parliamentary elections. 

For more information on LGNZ’s decentralisation and localism project go here.

To make a submission, send comments or feedback to LGNZ Principal Policy Advisor Dr Mike Reid by 15 December 2019.

Govt injects more funding into responsible camping

Govt injects more funding into responsible camping

The responsible camping funding round will open on 1 June 2019.

Further information, including funding criteria go here.

Annual Regional Environment Hui: Connecting Care Groups

Annual Regional Environment Hui: Connecting Care Groups

Do you care for the environment? Do you volunteer with environmental groups? Do you want to learn more about what is happening in the environmental scene in the Bay of Plenty?
 
If you said YES, then come along to this year's series of Regional Environment Hui hosted by EnviroHub and Landcare NZ Trust
 
Around 100 sustainable land and water resources now available on

Around 100 sustainable land and water resources now available on

Whether you want to know how to start a catchment group, the many ways that good management practices can help your farm or lifestyle block, or the environmental code of practice for the deer industry — it’s all now available on the NZ Landcare Trust website
 
 
Action on Agricultural Emissions - Submissions Open

Action on Agricultural Emissions - Submissions Open

Last year, the Government asked the Interim Climate Change Committee (ICCC) to look into options to reduce agricultural emissions. The ICCC’s recommendations, as well as conversations with leaders in the agriculture sector, have been put together to propose ways to move forward.

Submission period is open from 16 July to 13 August 2019. 

Go here for further information and to make an online submission.
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COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

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