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Expressway past Levin a high stakes game

Opinion – Veronica Harrod

The land and property development agenda of Horowhenua District Council and council’s in-house economic development board would implode if the New Zealand Transport Agency decides not to proceed with the expressway past Levin, demonstrating just how high … Read more »

Wellington non-profit needs free carpark for electric van

Press Release – The Free Store

Wellington non-profit needs free carpark for electric van to be used for zero emission food redistribution. Read more »

On the prevailing media narratives about the Govt coalition

Article – Gordon Campbell

The media reports the facts. but thats not the end of it, and nor should it be. It also marshals those facts and creates a story from them, usually one with a moral thats implied or explicit. After six months though, it is still unclear … Read more »

Hunger Strike Starts Tomorrow Outside Southern Response

Press Release – Peter Glasson

Hunger Strike Starts Tomorrow Outside Southern Response Office in ChCh A Southern Response earthquake claimant is starting a hunger strike tomorrow outside the government insurers offices in Show Place in Christchurch. Its not a decision that has been … Read more »

Palmerston North breaks new records for building consents

Press Release – Palmerston North City Council

Building consents with a total value of $42m were approved by Council in March. This is the highest monthly total recorded since statistics began in April 1990. Read more »

Rental prices continue to rise

Press Release – NZ Property Investors Federation

Just released March rental statistics show that New Zealand rental prices have continued to grow over the past year. Read more »

Lights, camera, project!

Press Release – Wellington City Council

Lights, camera, project! Wellington City buildings, backdrops and landscapes will act as giant canvasses in the next four weeks to spark conversations about the future of our city. Public consultation on Wellington City Councils 10-Year Plan starts … Read more »

The Nation: Construction Minister Jenny Salesa

Press Release – The Nation

On Newshub Nation Saturday 14th April: Lisa Owen interviews Construction Minister Jenny Salesa Lisa Owen: The construction industry is under pressure, with demand for both residential and commercial work pushing the sector to full capacity. Its … Read more »

Ngongotaha Angrily Rejects Council’s Special Housing Area

Press Release – Rotorua District Residents and Ratepayers

Ngongotaha Angrily Rejects Councils Special Housing Area Proposal News Release: Rotorua District Residents and Ratepayers, 13 April 2018 About 350 residents of Ngongotaha, 10 kilometres northwest of Rotorua city, left two information meetings on 5 and 10 … Read more »

Jasmax Principal Mike Thomas Made a Fellow of the NZILA

Press Release – JASMAX

Landscape Architect Mike Thomas was awarded one of three Fellowships by the New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects this week. Read more »

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