The Government has thrown $124 million at reducing the country’s growing waste pile, but not everyone agrees that’s enough.
Local Government NZ says the funding should be matched with a “strategic waste plan”, with the goal for New Zealand to be able to process its own waste onshore.
In the last decade, the amount of waste at council landfills has increased by 48 per cent.
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13.5% Yes, more money and time is better spent elsewhere13.5% Complete
86.5% No, NZ's waste and recycling system needs more focus86.5% Complete
You’re invited to our Navigator information evening:
Tuesday 18 August at 6pm, Huntly College, Bridge Street, Huntly.
We urgently need volunteers to mentor vulnerable youth to get their driver’s licences.
All you need to be a volunteer is:
● 1 to 2 hours per week
● A full, clean driver’s licence
● Over 25 years of age
We provide modern, safe vehicles and the systems to take young people from Learner to Full Licence.
To volunteer or RSVP to the above events call 0800 bluelight or email email@example.com
Our August SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now, and it's filled with lots of handy information and opportunities for seniors.
This issue includes a story about the benefits of volunteering and how to get involved, as well as an update on the changes to NZ Super and Veteran's Pension.
Even if you aren't over 65 yourself, check it out and share it with the older people in your life.
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