60 days ago

Poll: What do you want from your library?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Wellington City Council is considering what to do with its earthquake-prone central library. Examples from New Zealand - like Christchurch's Turanga - and overseas show what a 21st century library can look like. What would you like to see from Wellington's new facility?

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What do you want from your library?
  • 12.1% Regular events, shows, and talks
    12.1% Complete
  • 12.6% E-books and other e-services
    12.6% Complete
  • 11.9% Free wi-fi
    11.9% Complete
  • 3.3% Interactive features, like virtual reality
    3.3% Complete
  • 57.4% Just do the basics well
    57.4% Complete
  • 2.6% Other - comment with your ideas
    2.6% Complete
420 votes
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1 hour ago

Louise Askin - Whaitua Te Whanganui-a-Tara Committee

Community Engagement Advisor from Greater Wellington

Kia ora koutou, I’m Louise from Makara Beach, and a co-chair of the Whaitua Te Whanganui-a-Tara Committee tasked with making recommendations to Greater Wellington Regional Council on the future of our coastal and freshwater quality, and how our water is used. Our waterways and all the fish and species that live in them are precious taonga, so we have set out to understand how they are valued and what should be done to provide the future we want for our water.

Some of our waterways have high levels of E-coli and other illness causing bacteria for anyone who ingests them. We need your help in protecting the health and mauri of our waterways, which are under pressure due to increasing population and land development. We need solutions to be able to enjoy our beautiful waterways and this will require change. This needs to reflect our communities’ views informed by good evidence and information.

Connect with us to talk about what we can do together. You can reach us at whaitua@gw.govt.nz. To see what we have been doing visit our Facebook page (www.facebook.com...), and to share what you value about our water and your solutions have your say (www.haveyoursay.gw.gov.nz...)

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11 hours ago

Professional Moving Boxes required please

Mela from Khandallah

Hi Neighbours,
Does anyone have any professional moving boxes in good condition that I can have please e.g. Van Lines, Bournes, Conroy etc. Needed asap. Please text me on 021 1738 614 or reply to this post. Greatly appreciated. Many thanks. Mela