Goodness me — it seems Napier City Council has upset more than a few of its residents with its recycling changes.

The council is pleading with people to be patient with them and to expect a few teething problems as they roll out the changes.

Residents have all been issued with three bins, one for paper, another for glass and the third for plastics (only those marked 1 and 2) and cans.


In an article in yesterday's Hawke's Bay Today, Napier City Council's environmental service manager Cameron Burton said "Due to the very quick turnaround in developing this contract,