David and I finished the billboard project on Saturday 23 August – it’s now proudly facing onto Matai Road at Tracey’s place on the corner of Gavin Rd.Tracey used her neat script to put up our first message on the noticeboard – our new contact email address. Hopefully we’ll have even more neighbours to get…… Continue reading Our billboard is up!
Thanks to everyone who came out on a beautiful Sunday afternoon to celebrate the Greener Neighbourhoods 2014/15 launch with us. We were lucky enough to have the use of St Peters hall in Paekakariki, so for many of our attendees it was a leisurely stroll straight from their gardens. With about 40 people present, three…… Continue reading Greener Neighbourhoods are go!
The new-look Greener Neighbourhoods initiative is preparing to launch this weekend with four keen groups participating. We’ve got two in Paekākāriki – too big and spread out to be one group but planning to work together where they can – another in Raumati and a fourth in Otaihanga.Maybe “launch” is a bit on the formal…… Continue reading Greener Neighbourhoods are gathering
Last night I had the pleasure of meeting with some lovely Paekakariki residents and it looks like we’ve got not one but two groups of neighbours keen to take part in ‘Greener Neighbourhoods’. We’ve also got another group in Raumati Beach, but I would love to see some Ōtaki and Waikanae residents joining in, whether…… Continue reading How about you?
Calling all Kāpiti residents! Would you like to spend eight months creating the kind of community we all want to live in: one where neighbours know and care about each other and our shared impact on the planet? Launching in late July, Greener Neighbourhoods is a new community-led, Council-supported initiative for groups of five or…… Continue reading Welcome to your Greener Neighbourhood!