23 Jul 2018

Horowhenua pollution: 'We've been backed into a corner'

From Morning Report, 7:25 am on 23 July 2018

The Environment Minister has been asked to install an independent Commissioner at the Manawatu-Whanganui Regional Council to force it do more to clean up polluted lakes and rivers. The pressure is coming from community and environmental groups who say they've had it with Horizons and want the Minister to step in. RNZ reporter Kate Gudsell went to Horowhenua to meet some fed-up locals.