Two major environmental issues facing the City are climate change and sustainable water management. The City has recognised its responsibility to act on these important issues and has developed a Sustainable Water Management Plan and a Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Plan.
Sustainable Water Management Plan
The City recently revised and updated its Sustainable Water Management Plan, which was adopted in September 2018. This plan covers water conservation and water quality issues (such as litter) with a focus on City-owned assets.
A number of initiatives were implemented as part of the previous plan including;
Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Plan