:  Environment Minister Nick Smith

Smith stalls on big RMA reforms

What are expected to be proposals to radically redraw New Zealand’s planning legislation are about to be delivered to the Government. But the Government is already saying it will take “years” to put t…
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Auckland's huge infrastructure bill

The Government is expecting Auckland to spend $30 billion on infrastructure over the next ten years --- over half of the total local Government infrastructure spend over the same period, and almost as much a…
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