Temporary Supply Of Wainuioamata Water To Petone
Temporary Supply Of Wainuioamata Water To
Wellington Regional Council have advised that a
partial deviation of the recently relined bulk water
pipeline will result in a shutdown of the Randwick-Rahui
pipeline that supplies artesian water to the Petone
The shutdown will result in Petone being
supplied with chlorinated and fluoridated water from the
Wainuiomata to Wellington bulk water main, from
approximately 17 March 2003 to June 2003.
The work is
being undertaken as part of Hutt City Council's upgrade of
the Hutt Park roundabout and associated works around the
entrance of Hutt Park.
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Gordon Campbell: On The New Pike River Agency (And The Air Strike Wing)
Much of the sympathy the public still feels for the families of the Pike River miners has been sustained by the sense that the previous government – let alone the mining company and the processes of receivership and litigation – has never dealt honestly, or fairly, with them.
Finally, yesterday’s announcement by the Ardern government that a new state agency will be set up to assess and plan the manned re-entry to the mine (on a set timetable) goes a long way to meeting the families’ remaining request: that they be enabled, if at all possible, to bury their loved ones. More>>