Gisborne District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Community project grants now open

Friday, 4 September 2015, 10:59 am | Gisborne District Council

Community project grants now open Have you got a community project that needs a bit of extra support to get going? More >>

Minister visits Te Arai fresh water project

Wednesday, 2 September 2015, 9:47 am | Gisborne District Council

The Minister for the Environment (MfE), Hon Dr Nick Smith was given an update on a project to identify and restore spawning habitats in the Te Arai River, when he visited the Gisborne region yesterday. More >>

Unanimous for JMA

Friday, 28 August 2015, 11:21 am | Gisborne District Council

Unanimous for JMA A unanimous decision by Gisborne District Council yesterday will see the development Joint Management Agreement (JMA) formed with Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou for the Waiapu Catchment. More >>

Mapping crops for freshwater

Monday, 24 August 2015, 1:14 pm | Gisborne District Council

Mapping crops for freshwater Out ‘in the field’ over the next few weeks, Council’s environmental services team are busy searching for winter crops grown for animal feed. More >>

Whatatutu water supply granted

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 9:45 am | Gisborne District Council

A $386,000 subsidy for upgrading the Whatatutu community to a treated water supply was awarded to Gisborne District Council last week. More >>

Wetlands could remove viruses from wastewater

Wednesday, 12 August 2015, 4:06 pm | Gisborne District Council

Wetlands could remove viruses from wastewater A wetlands complex could be the simplest, most natural way to remove human viruses and bacteria from Gisborne’s treated wastewater. More >>

Further felling on Titirangi

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 1:39 pm | Gisborne District Council

Tree felling on the port side of Titirangi and an area at the summit will start this weekend with some closures in place on roads. More >>

Free before morning tea

Friday, 31 July 2015, 4:28 pm | Gisborne District Council

Car parking in the city centre will be free before10.30am every weekday for the month of August as part of free a parking trial by Council. More >>

Free beachfront BBQ

Friday, 31 July 2015, 9:31 am | Gisborne District Council

Free beachfront BBQ With the official opening celebration of the Oneroa walk and cycleway happening tomorrow the final features will continue to be fine-tuned over the next few weeks. More >>

Bid for rural broadband

Friday, 17 July 2015, 5:23 pm | Gisborne District Council

Council submitted an initial registration of interest for the Government’s next round of broadband and mobile blackspot funding last Thursday. More >>

Controlled burn off on Titirangi

Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 1:54 pm | Gisborne District Council

Controlled burn off on Titirangi Contractors will be conducting a controlled burn off to clear some scrub at the summit of Titirangi, Kaiti hill at 2pm today. More >>

Gisborne: Caution on rural roads

Sunday, 12 July 2015, 10:42 am | Gisborne District Council

Caution on rural roads Tairawhiti Roads and contractors will be working directly with Eastland Network tonight and over the next few days to gain access to areas still without power. More >>

Working to restore roads and power

Saturday, 11 July 2015, 11:54 am | Gisborne District Council

Working to restore roads and power Contractors are working tirelessly to get access restored to rural roads around the Gisborne District. More >>

Motorists reminded: Closed means closed

Saturday, 11 July 2015, 8:57 am | Gisborne District Council

Motorists reminded: Closed means closed Motorists who attempt to get through the closure of local roads and state highways are reminded that “closed means closed” by Tairawhiti Roads journey manager Helen Harris More >>

Situation update for Gisborne

Friday, 10 July 2015, 12:12 pm | Gisborne District Council

NZTA advises motorists to delay their travel where possible as road closures remain in place for State Highway 2 at the Waioeka Gorge. More >>

Snow cuts off Gisborne

Friday, 10 July 2015, 10:01 am | Gisborne District Council

MetService predict a further 5cm of snow today to settle between Gisborne city and Mohaka. More >>

Caution on State Highway 2

Thursday, 9 July 2015, 11:40 am | Gisborne District Council

Snow still falling in the Wharerata ranges is causing difficulty to vehicles travelling between Bartlett’s Hill and Morere on State Highway 2. More >>

Workshop for Wainui Stream

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 10:38 am | Gisborne District Council

Workshop for Wainui Stream A community meeting will be held this Saturday 4 July to workshop ideas and create a plan to improve the condition of the Wainui Stream. More >>

Pest removal from port

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 9:38 am | Gisborne District Council

Pest removal from port A team of marine biosecurity divers from the Bay of Plenty Regional Council will begin work to remove marine pest, the Mediterranean Fanworm, from Gisborne Port on Tuesday 30 June. More >>

New ECT Trustees Appointed

Friday, 26 June 2015, 10:49 am | Gisborne District Council

New ECT Trustees Appointed Two new trustees were appointed to the Eastland Community Trust Board at the full meeting of Council yesterday. More >>



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