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Water Quality rules guides
Council is producing a series of factsheets to inform and educate land users about Water Quality Rules
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Leaders' Brief - October 2015
The Leaders Brief is ORC’s bi-monthly e-newsletter. It profiles decisions and initiatives under action by the ORC.
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Otagowide Magazine - Spring 2015
Otago Regional Council's twice-yearly newsletter which aims to show how the council and the people of Otago are managing the region's natural resources.
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Recreational water quality annual monitoring summary
A summary of the water quality results from December 2014 to March 2015
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Waterlines - Winter 2015
Waterlines, a newsletter on rural water issues around Otago, is published three times a year. It aims to keep farmers and other water users informed and updated with catchment community news.
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Environmental education events newsletter
This newsletter covers a range of environmental activities happening in and around Dunedin targeting the community and schools.
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NIWA Hotspot Weather Watch
Weekly update about the likelihood of hot dry weather conditions.
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Dunedin bus advisory Friday 9 October 12.030 pm

Mosgiel bus services are now running to normal schedules. 

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Have Your Say

We welcome your input on plans and strategies under development.


Proposed Plan Change 5A (Lindis: Integrated water management)
Following public notification of Proposed Plan Change 5A (Lindis: Integrated water management) and receipt of submissions, ORC has prepared and notified a Summary of Decisions Requested and is calling for further submissions.
Further submissions close 5pm, Friday 9 October 2015.
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Proposed Regional Policy Statement
The proposed RPS aims to make sure that Otago's natural and built resources are managed well, now and for the future. The RPS guides development of the district and regional plans, and resource consent decision-making
Further submissions closed on Friday 25 September 2015.
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