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Taps Off Day

Published: 1 March 2017

Aucklanders are being challenged to go a whole day without turning on their taps, in a brand new project hoping to provide easy access to clean water for our Pacific neighbours.

Upcycling at the Tip Stop Shop

Published: 24 February 2017

Next time you visit Great Barrier Island don't forget to grab a bargain at the Aotea Community Upcycle Centre in Claris, affectionately known by locals as the Tip Stop Shop.

Free health checks for rental properties

Published: 22 February 2017

Landlords with rentals in the Māngere-Ōtahuhu, Whau, Puketāpapa and Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area could be eligible for a free assessment on their properties along with help to make them warmer and more energy-efficient.

Battling bugs declare war on privet

Published: 20 February 2017

Auckland Council has released Chinese privet lace bugs at Birkenhead War Memorial Reserve to help fight the invasive Chinese privet weed.

Unwanted TVs top inorganics list

Published: 17 February 2017

What are the things our collectors most frequently pick up? Some of the items on the list might surprise you!