Environmental advocates sought for Waikato Regional Council Advisory Committee (ACRE)  

Nominations are being sought for The Advisory Committee for the Regional Environment (ACRE).  ACRE is an advisory/consultative group of up to 15 members who sometimes attend Waikato Regional Council meetings, and liaise with staff and councillors and make submissions on the council’s environmental policies and plans.Read More »

Applications Open for Waikato Regional Council Environmental Initiative Funds

Waikato Regional Council is inviting applications to its Environmental Initiatives Fund.  The purpose of the fund is to provide grants to community projects that directly benefit the environment or provide environmental education.  Funding up to $40,000 is available.  Projects may be funded for up to three years.  Applications are open this month and close 5 pm 27 July 2020.  Funding up to $40,000 is available.  Projects may be funded for up to three years.  Applications are open this month and close 5 pm 27 July 2020.

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Waikato Regional Council Seeks $60M Funding For Kauri Dieback, Goat Control, Clean Streams, Harbour Plans in Thames Coromandel Hauraki and Elsewhere

Waikato Regional Council has submitted a bid to central govt for environmental projects that would benefit from govt stimulus package.

Total cost: $96M  Total funds requested: $59M.  Total employment: 273+ Full Time Equivalent Jobs (FTE’s)Read More »