Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Anderson-Howard Household

This has a been a great journey for us. We recently arrived in the neighbourhood and joining the Kakariki Street group has been a lovely way to strengthen those neighbourhood connections. This end of our village has already got a … Continue reading

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The Gibson-McNeill Household

The Kakariki Street Project has been an incredible journey for us which I’m only just beginning to fully appreciate as we put together our lists of achievements over the past 9 months. I am so heartened by everyone’s efforts and … Continue reading

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The Bright Household

Green Streeter Steve Bright: Past, present and future. I left work and the commute to Wellington to work locally. I stopped helping the construction of bland office buildings to design an eco-house and plant trees for a local conservation group. … Continue reading

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The Rozings

From the beginning the Green Street competition struck us as a great idea, ideally we have always thought to try and tread a bit lighter on the planet, but life and lifestyle sometimes get in the way and ‘old habits die … Continue reading

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The Van’t hof Household

I went into this project because I like the idea behind it. For us all to become more aware of the environment we live in and the community around us. I have been reserved in my participation in community garden … Continue reading

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The Foley Family

Here is the Foley Family’s summary of the  last 9 months of getting greener and greener by the day. First of all: we love it. We loved being part of it. We loved meeting all of our lovely neighbours. We … Continue reading

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The Düssler Household

We have created a wilderness garden down one side of our section, allowing many native plants to seed.  When it gets too full, we pass on these seedlings to friends who want native trees. Robert (a teacher) cycles to school … Continue reading

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