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  1. MEL to run out of water by 2028! Quick! Double the population and halve the size of toilet bowls again.

  2. NEW ZEALAND’S HOUSING INFRASTRUCTURE: GOVERNMENT’S PANICKED & CONVOLUTED PRE-ELECTION SOLUTION …

    Auckland housing plan far too late – Labour | Newshub

    http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/election/2017/07/auckland-housing-plan-far-too-late-labour.html

    … extract …

    … Labour’s Auckland issues spokesman Phil Twyford asked why the initiative took so long.

    “Now weeks out from an election, and after nine years in office, they are desperate to look like they are doing something,” he says.

    Labour will abolish the urban growth boundary and replace it with a new planning approach. It will roll out bonds receiving revenue from targeted rates. … read more via hyperlink above …

    Housing – New Zealand Labour Party

    http://www.labour.org.nz/housing

    Infrastructure announcement too long coming … NZ Labour | Scoop News

    http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA1707/S00333/infrastructure-announcement-too-long-coming.htm