Everyone has a cellphone ... The Council workers and contractors perform regular street cleaning, graffiti removal, litter collection and vegetation maintenance on traffic islands and gardens.
Traffic & Street Signs
The Council maintains over 18,000 traffic and street signs. Signs are designed and installed according to national and international standards.
'STOP' and 'GIVE WAY' signs are considered critical.
The number of street or park cleaners employed in the Wellington region is expected to remain stable over the next three to five years. Employment opportunities are influenced by the size of the area requiring cleaning and the level of cleaning required by councils. In addition, the state of the economy may impact on employment opportunities as councils may decrease cleaning services when the economy is in decline. Job numbers are not expected to increase unless an area experiences large population growth.Turnover among street or park cleaners employed in the Wellington region is moderate to low. Most street or park cleaners are employed full-time, although some work on contract.