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Landslide at Mangapoike stabilized

Monday, 16 April 2018, 9:00 am | Gisborne District Council

Strategic management of a landslide at Mangapoike has stabilized the area and Paparatu Road has reopened. More >>

Gisborne: Library opening next week

Friday, 13 April 2018, 10:21 am | Gisborne District Council

Just in time for the school holidays – the freshly extended HB Williams Memorial Library will be open for business, from Tuesday next week. More >>

Retirement village residents eligible for rate rebate

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 2:06 pm | Gisborne District Council

Retirement village residents may soon be eligible to apply for a rate rebate of up to $620 a year. More >>

Last chance to submit on Representation Review

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 2:03 pm | Gisborne District Council

A number of submissions have been received both for and against the proposed changes and council expects a final flurry to come through before submissions close at 5pm on April 12. More >>

Lobbying to attract funding for East Cape Road

Friday, 6 April 2018, 11:49 am | Gisborne District Council

Council will continue to lobby to seal the entire East Cape Road and pursue funding through the provincial growth fund. More >>

Major funding boost for LiDAR

Friday, 6 April 2018, 10:25 am | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council will receive over $1 million in funding to fly LIDAR across the entire district, a project that will bring major economic and infrastructural benefits for the region. More >>

Update on Managed Aquifer Recharge trial in Makauri

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 4:48 pm | Gisborne District Council

Update on Managed Aquifer Recharge trial in Makauri Council is taking a cautious approach on the complex and significant trial of Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) in the Makauri aquifer. More >>

Harlequin Ladybirds threat to local horticulture

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 1:46 pm | Gisborne District Council

Infestations of Harlequin Ladybirds in the Gisborne district could pose a threat to the horiticulture and viticulture industries. More >>

Explosives release water from dam at Mangapoike River

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 2:31 pm | Gisborne District Council

Explosives were detonated yesterday to cut a two-metre deep trench to release water from a dam formed by a Mangapoike River landslide. More >>

New flood warning system launched

Monday, 26 March 2018, 12:45 pm | Gisborne District Council

The community can now receive text notifications when specific rivers are predicted to reach alert levels. More >>

Mangapoike slip causes road closure

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 2:30 pm | Gisborne District Council

A large landslide on the Mangapoike River has become a significant hazard and people are warned to stay away from it. More >>

Thinking of lighting a fire?

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 1:38 pm | Gisborne District Council

From April 3, people must apply for a fire permit on the Fire and Emergency New Zealand website, www.checkitsalright.nz More >>

Gisborne District Council Region representation under review

Thursday, 15 March 2018, 1:50 pm | Gisborne District Council

Region representation under review Every six years, in consultation with the community, we review our representation on Council to ensure it is fair and meets the needs of our communities. More >>

Magical makeover for local parks

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 10:08 am | Gisborne District Council

Local parks are in for a magical makeover thanks to a virtual reality app launched in collaboration with national Parks Week. More >>

Time to go, for marina jetty

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 8:53 am | Gisborne District Council

Due to safety concerns the jetty attached to the Marina boat ramp will be removed this week. More >>

Gardens glammed-up

Friday, 2 February 2018, 3:17 pm | Gisborne District Council

Our city’s gardens, Gladstone Road median strips and roundabouts are in great health and looking colourful thanks to the dedication of Gisborne District Council’s horticulture and amenity team. More >>

Representation still a hot topic for council

Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 9:58 am | Gisborne District Council

Questions about how our district is represented in Council will continue being asked for a few more weeks. More >>

Consider the name

Friday, 26 January 2018, 5:35 pm | Gisborne District Council

Feedback is being sought from the community on their level of support to change the name of our bay to a dual name ‘Turanganui a Kiwa / Poverty Bay’. More >>

Inner harbour upgrade starts Monday

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 11:11 am | Gisborne District Council

Visions of a vibrant inner harbour precinct will start being realised when the first phase of construction begins Monday next week. More >>

Gisborne - More patrols to prevent jumping in the harbour

Monday, 22 January 2018, 12:30 pm | Gisborne District Council

City Watch and Maori Wardens will be stepping up patrols around the boat ramp and moorings in an effort to make sure that our young kids, teens and in some cases adults are safe from boats, deep water and other hazards. More >>

 

 

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