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Tasman Council Makes a Mockery of Consultation.

Friday, 11 August 2006, 12:46 am | CommunityAction for People and Planet

Duncan Eddy from CommunityAction for People and Planet cannot understand why the Tasman District Council didn't even consider the representation model preferred by the majority of councillors and submitters when resuming discussions on Tasman's ... More >>

Motueka Forum on Happy Valley/Cypress Mine Tonight

Tuesday, 7 March 2006, 12:55 am | CommunityAction for People and Planet

A Motueka forum on the proposed opencast coalmine in Happy Valley near Westport is happening tonight. More >>

Motueka Public Forum on Happy Valley/Cypress Mine

Monday, 20 February 2006, 4:09 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

The public are invited to participate in a Motueka forum on the proposed opencast coalmine in Happy Valley near Westport. Representatives from Solid Energy, the Save Happy Valley Coalition, Forest & Bird, DOC, the Greens & local MP’s Damien O’Connor ... More >>

Growing Council Support for Bottle Deposits

Friday, 16 December 2005, 4:36 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

Otorohanga and Gisbourne District Councils this week resolved to follow Nelson City Council’s move to advocate nationally for a return to bottle deposits. These decisions were welcomed by Motueka based ‘CommunityAction for People and Planet’, who have ... More >>

Industry offers no solutions for glass recycling

Monday, 5 December 2005, 5:22 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

The Packaging Council’s John Webber, and Kate O’Neill from Lion Breweries shouldn’t oppose our bottle deposit proposal if they haven’t got any better ideas about how to solve the country’s glass recycling crisis, say Motueka community and environment ... More >>

NCC Commended for Supporting Bottle Deposits

Thursday, 1 December 2005, 3:17 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

Motueka based community and environmental group CommunityAction for People and Planet commend the Nelson City Councils Policy Committee for supporting our call for the reintroduction of bottle deposits. We hope that other Councils will follow suit More >>

Bottle Deposit Petition Presented to Tasman Counci

Thursday, 3 November 2005, 3:08 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

Tasman District Councillors were presented with a 2033 strong local petition today, calling on Tasman District and Nelson City Councils to advocate on a national level for a return to bottle deposits as a sustainable way of reducing glass waste and ... More >>

Bottle Deposit Petition Well Received at EcoFest

Monday, 22 August 2005, 3:43 pm | CommunityAction for People and Planet

444 visitors to this weekend's Ecofest in Nelson signed a petition launched at the event calling for the Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council to support bottle deposit legislation. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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