How to avoid writing a dusty infrastructure strategy — Infrastructure strategies need a good internal structure. They also need to be easy to find. Otherwise there is a risk that a council’s infrastructure strategy will founder like an odd sock at the back of some dusty cupboard.
(Video and blog) Highlighting asset management issues — Infrastructure is expensive, and is the largest portion of the rates bill, by far. And yet asset management plans and infrastructure strategies don't get a whole lot of consideration by councillors and the community.