The Manawatu Standard reports on the submissions hearing.
Landfill extension opposed
25 Feb 2015
“The application has drawn opposition from neighbouring property owners. There were 62 submissions to the resource consent application….
Turakina resident Richard Grant said in his submission that many residents were worried about the effect of water running off the landfill and into a small stream that ran through the town.
He said leachate was an unknown factor and could affect the quality of the water.”
Many other concerns are presented by submitters: READ FULL ARTICLE HERE