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From the Chronicle ... Softening the blow ... More tree planting for Bonny Glen

Midwest Disposals has added further planting to its plans for the proposed Bonny Glen landfill expansion.

The minor changes are in response to concerns highlighted by commissioners considering the company’s resource consent application. 52 more words

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From the Wanganui Chronicle: Smelly and ugly - but necessary (the Landfill)

Smelly and ugly – but necessary

LEACHATE poisoning the Tutaenui Stream, rampant vermin, toxicity, litter, bad smells, increased truck traffic … the crime sheet against the Bonny Glen landfill near Marton is long and ugly. 97 more words

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21 Feb 2015 (AFR) - Property shortage drives surge in Sydney land prices

(21 Feb 2015, AFR, p9, Larry Schlesinger)

‘The average price of a Sydney residential lot increased by 20 per cent to $390,000 in 2014, according to figures compiled by Fairfax-owned Domain Group. 43 more words

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$5.45-million for Grace Islet in BC

The Globe and Mail WENDY STUECK, Published Monday, Feb. 16 2015, 9:16 PM EST

The province announced Monday it has put up $5.45-million for the property… 118 more words

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Lack of industrial land in Metro Vancouver causing companies to locate elsewhere

It’s widely known how expensive it is to buy a home in Metro Vancouver, but a new report says businesses have it even worse.

Colliers International says the cost of developing an industrial property on the Lower Mainland has increased by as much as 26 per cent in the past two years. 98 more words

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Owning Land can Lead to Worthwhile Tax Deductions

FL land has long been viewed by many as an attractive investment.  After all, it’s the stuff they’re not making any more of.  You usually earn no income from  land, but you do have expenses for such items as property tax, interest and other carrying costs.   814 more words

An Australian Example: How User Pays Ideologues Defeated Infrastructure

Bryan Kavanagh

How User Pays Ideologues Defeated Infrastructure (please klick).

This interview is an interesting case study about good and bad ways of financing infrastructure. The text was taken from our Australian friends from… 13 more words

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