Economies across the planet rely on extracting resources and/or making things from them in order to create value and satisfy many of humanity's needs and desires. This report contains 12 recommendations in relation to applying the circular economy concept to municipal infrastructure.
2013 Study Tour Report
by Samantha Krull
Local governments in Victoria are under considering new ways to deliver infrastructure to meet community needs in an increasingly financially constrained environment. The planning and delivery of long term capital works programs in local government in Victoria is undergoing transition. There is an increased focus on strategy led planning in an environment of increased community expectation on levels of service, coupled with an expectation of organisational transparency, guiding strategies and accountability.