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Mayors call for levy on single-use plastic bags

Published: 9 June 2017

The mayors of Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin have jointly launched an open letter to other mayors around the country to join the call on central government to institute a national levy on single use plastic bags.

Look out for tuber ladder fern

Published: 7 June 2017

It may look like a harmless native fern, but tuber ladder fern can take over your garden, crowding out other plants.

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.

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.