SWDC’s million-dollar wastewater problem: Is legal action possible?

  Emily Ireland emily.ireland@age.co.nz Unfunded wastewater projects could open South Wairarapa District Council [SWDC] up to prosecution. Consenting authority Greater Wellington Regional Council has issued several “please explain” letters to SWDC over the past... read more

‘None of South Wairarapa’s wastewater plants are compliant’

  Emily Ireland emily.ireland@age.co.nz All three of South Wairarapa’s urban wastewater treatment plants are non-compliant, documents from Wellington Water [WW] show. While wastewater issues in Featherston had taken the spotlight in recent years, a WW report... read more