Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40Rotorua Sustainable Living Strategy Toitū te oranga o Rotorua | Page 33 Sustainable Living Portfolio Lead Councillor Janet Wepa and Steering group message Appendices Appendix 2: Long term outcomes and proposed progress measures Objective Long term outcome Possible progress measures (* indicates strong council influence) People are resilient to change, and able to adapt and thrive Increased equity in social, educational and health indicators Reduction in children living in poverty Number of Neighbourhood reinvigoration projects* Number of people participating in public debate and engagement forums and community events * Population access to Digital connectivity Number of people fluent in te reo Māori Community association membership Increase in skilled employment Reduction in Police reports of family violence People in Rotorua will at all times have access to enough safe and nutritious food for a healthy and active lifestyle Healthy BMI population Population activity measures Number of active Food Network projects * Number of active community gardens and orchards * Growth in healthy food businesses Affordability of fresh produce Number of local fresh produce growers Supply of fresh produce to support initiatives (e.g. Food banks, free food) Measure amount of food re-distributed People live in affordable healthy homes All people housed to meet their needs Number accessing Eco design Advisor service * Number of changes made following Eco design Advisor recommendations Number of homes meeting warrant of fitness standards Established social housing providers * Increase in resource efficient building Supply meets demand for housing of all price groups and owner/ rental tenure Regional housing/affordability index Reduced power disconnections Decreased overcrowding Decreased homelessness Our land and water is sustainably managed and supports the natural environment Water quality Decrease in council water use, savings in litres * Trend improving lake water quality measures * Swimmable lakes and rivers See the footprints of koura (or other cultural measures) Increase in biodiversity measures for native flora and fauna Strong geothermal features Number of collaborative catchment plans Environmentally certified hectares We minimise our waste and recover its value A district known for its waste minimisation and resource recovery Increase in % recycling of waste * Decrease in landfill volumes * Decrease in food and organic waste to landfill * Measure resource recovery* Number of local businesses in NZ Packaging Products Stewardship Scheme Number of waste to energy projects Rotorua will be ready for the approaching post-carbon economy through greater energy efficiency and reduction in greenhouse gas emissions Council comprehensively accounts for and demonstrates reductions in energy use and greenhouse gas emissions Reduced Council air and vehicle travel* Increased use of digital communication technology for meetings * Increased public transport use * Increased active transport journeys to school and work * Decreased fossil fuel use Increased % of electric, hybrid and biodiesel fuelled vehicles Increased use of wood for buildings and infrastructure Increased forestation including lifestyle forest blocks % or area land use change