Author Archives: Paul Bailey

Submission on Waste Management and Minimisation Plan

Thank you for the booklet which outlines NCC & HDC plans for diverting waste from the Omarunui Landfill. I have not read the full proposal. Section 43 of the Waste Minimisation Act (WMA) states that a Waste Management and Minimisation … Continue reading

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Wetlands part of solution of nutrients in waterways

However I am at a loss for words to read that he describes, and dismisses the original wetlands as merely a swamp. I get that the thinking of 30 years ago was not as enlightened as it is today so I forgive Mr Alexander for starting down the path that he chose. Continue reading

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Nats need to change first – Insite Magazine

In reality though I believe that the Nats have to prove themselves first before the Greens would be willing to put the coalition at risk, or even risk going into government with them. But here’s a start. Maybe it’s time every party in parliament took seriously Chlöe Swarbrick‘s call to do politics differently. Continue reading

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