Hon David Parker
The Government has announced a resolution to speed up the removal from Mataura of ouvea premix, an aluminum dross by-product stored in an old paper mill site next to the river.
“Wetlands are a precious taonga and must be protected, preserved and restored,” Environment Minister David Parker said today on World Wetlands Day.
Attorney-General and Minister for the Environment David Parker has congratulated two retired judges who have had their contributions to the country and their communities recognised in the New Year 2021 Honours list.
Ministers David Parker and Damien O’Connor are considering a report and recommendations from the Southland Advisory Group on intensive winter grazing, released today.
Five additional District Court Judges have been appointed to help deal with the impact of the COVID 19 lock down period on the Court system.
The Government will today keep its election promise to put in place a new top tax rate of 39 per cent on income earned over $180,000.
A joint Government and Hawke’s Bay Regional Council project will invest $4.2 million to protect local waterways, enhance biodiversity and employ local people, Environment Minister David Parker announced today.
The Government is taking action to increase jobs, speed up the economic recovery and build houses by putting three more projects through its fast track approval process.