An angry personal response…

There were three Letters to the Editor published over three days in the Taranaki Daily News following the recent opinion piece by Rachel Stewart These letters were particularly personal in their outlook. On 17 September Jim Tucker, TRC candidiate for New Plymouth wrote… “Sarah has shown already she is inept when it comes to getting her…

Water quality values queried- Taranaki Daily News

Taranaki Regional Council candidate Sarah Roberts has accused the regulatory body she is standing for of dropping its standards to make its rivers look good. But TRC director of environmental quality Gary Bedford said Ms Roberts had misinterpreted council information and suggested she read the reports more carefully. Ms Roberts said the council was deliberately…

Local body elections have begun…

“….. environmental activist and school teacher Sarah Roberts made good on her promise to stand for the Taranaki Regional Council and will also bring a bit of spice to the usually staid regional election campaigns”. [...] “I think I have already made a difference and continue to make that difference,” Ms Roberts said ”I think I am…