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Mayor launches Million Trees initiative

Published: 6 June 2017

Mayor Phil Goff's programme to green our city by planting a million trees and shrubs across Auckland over three years will start with 170,000 plants in its first year.

Quiz: What tree are you?

Published: 5 June 2017

In celebration of Arbor Day and World Environment Day on 5 June, we’re asking the important questions: If you were a tree, what would you be?

Want to help combat throw-away culture?

Published: 31 May 2017

Repair Café, a movement helping people fix things rather than send them to landfill, is set for further expansion thanks to funding from Auckland Council.

Make your own fidget spinner

Published: 26 May 2017

As parents across the region face a second – or even third – weekend of demands for fidget spinners, Auckland Council’s Waste Solutions team has some zero waste advice.