Category Archives: HB Today

Letters submitted to HB Today

I expect better from the Mayor

I get the feeling that his continued support of the CEO has put him under some pressure. It is clear that the public have become frustrated with the council and it’s CEO in recent times. The velodrome, Skatezone, a lack of swimming facilities and now the pound are just some of the issues in which the public feel they have been treated with contempt. Is it any wonder that Watchdog! called upon the CEO to resign? It may well be they will be but the first group to make this call. Continue reading

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My Magic 8 Ball Predictions for 2017

The way I see it many farmers just struggle with the resources and knowledge needed to lift their environmental, and thereby their commercial game. It’s just a small number who are letting their team down and doing irreparable damage to the reputation of farming in general. It is these few who need to feel the heavy hand of regulation and enforcement. I have an honest belief that with the right support the rest will come on board. And as a community we need to willing offer our support regardless of if we are townies or not. Because unless we get the farmers on board then our environmental problems will never go away. Continue reading

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Letter to editor – RWSS Review

But no one knows everything so I’m looking for your help. If you have any concerns or questions about the scheme please feel free to email them to me paul.bailey@hbrc.govt.nz Continue reading

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