The Regional Council Common Sense Award goes to…

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Environment Southland who recently voted against declaring a ‘climate emergency’. The only other council to do so in New Zealand so far is Thames-Coromandel.

[…] It’s a relief to see some common sense after so many councils have jumped on the climate emergency bandwagon. The trend doesn’t seem likely to let up soon, so expect your council to vote on a declaration soon (if it hasn’t already).

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