Environmental Reference Group

Agenda

5:30-5:35: Tea/Coffee, Greetings and Apologies

5:35-5:45: Information-Sharing and Announcements
(all ERG members)

5:45-6:00: Draft Annual Plan
Summary of content and process (Baz Kaufman), followed by Q&A

6:00-6:30: Solid Waste Plan
Summary of recent work (Mike Mendonça)
Q&A and group discussion

6:30-7:00: Wastewater issues
Discussion of Moa Point consent application process and Careys Gully sludge dewatering plant application (Kevin Robertson, Capacity)
Q&A and group discussion

7:00-7:25: Climate Change
Summary of current and planned Council efforts to reduce emissions and plan for impacts (Jim Ebenhoh and Ken Bowater)
Q&A and group discussion

7:25-7:30: Next Meeting
Next meeting: late May?
Possible topics?

Note: Please try to arrive at 5:25pm. We will need to meet in the foyer as a group, then ascend the lift to Tangi-te-Keo Room together. If you are running later than 5:30, please ring Jim’s cellphone at 021 277 8130.

Please note

Information and recommendations contained in all agendas and reports are recommendations only and are not to be construed, in any way, as Council policy until adopted. Minutes are unconfirmed until confirmed at a subsequent meeting.