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?
12.1% Regular events, shows, and talks12.1% Complete
12.6% E-books and other e-services12.6% Complete
11.9% Free wi-fi11.9% Complete
3.3% Interactive features, like virtual reality3.3% Complete
57.4% Just do the basics well57.4% Complete
2.6% Other - comment with your ideas2.6% Complete
A wind gust in this gully on the Remutaka Rail Trail once blew a train off its tracks. Now, DOC is building a 90m swing bridge across the gully at Siberia Stream. Would you walk across it?
Be aware - we've been having the odd call from "Spark" (mostly) or "Vodafone" telephone "technicians" to our landline in the last week or so.
Thank you to the residents of Martinborough for your conservation efforts this past week. The total outdoor water ban has now been lifted, and residents are now permitted to water their gardens using hand-held devices - no irrigation devices, sprinklers or unattended hoses.
This is in addition to year round, alternate day watering - even numbered properties on even numbered dates and odd numbered properties on odd numbered dates
Stay up to date with current restrictions and check out some water saving tips at wellingtonwater.co.nz/SWDC