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Investigating faults before review

Tuesday, 24 November 2015, 5:21 pm | Gisborne District Council

Council are currently investigating the need for a review of a resource consent, after residents in Moana Road complained last month about overhead Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) cables installed by Chorus. More >>

Council to sign historic agreement

Friday, 6 November 2015, 10:52 am | Gisborne District Council

The signing of an historic Joint Management Agreement (JMA) between Gisborne District Council and Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou will take place at Tikapa Marae on Saturday 7 November at 10am. More >>

Midway Beach the place for Guy Fawkes bonfires

Friday, 30 October 2015, 5:02 pm | Gisborne District Council

Midway Beach the place for Guy Fawkes bonfires Fireworks enthusiasts planning a bonfire this Guy Fawkes Night should head to Midway Beach. More >>

Traffic diversions at Quay intersection

Friday, 30 October 2015, 2:43 pm | Gisborne District Council

Traffic diversions at Quay intersection Traffic will be diverted and parking spaces will be closed while work is carried out to replace the sewer manhole at the Gladstone Road and Reads Quay intersection. More >>

War on weeds win

Friday, 30 October 2015, 9:30 am | Gisborne District Council

War on weeds win The ‘War on Weeds’ site, run by the Department of Conservation (DOC) and Gisborne District Council, proved to be a popular attraction at this year’s A&P Show winning the Best Site 2015. More >>

Wyllie Cottage closed for return to 1896

Wednesday, 28 October 2015, 10:11 am | Gisborne District Council

Wyllie Cottage closed for return to 1896 A blessing was held at Wyllie Cottage yesterday morning before it was closed to visitors for Tairāwhiti Museum to begin emptying its contents in preparation for the restoration of the building. More >>

New information on coastal flooding risk

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 5:25 pm | Gisborne District Council

New information on coastal flooding risk Council has received a new report detailing the risk of coastal flooding and possible effects to the districts coastline. More >>

Camping changes this season

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 5:25 pm | Gisborne District Council

Camping changes this season Summer camping at any of the Council’s nine summer campgrounds between Doneraille and Waipiro Bay will be the same as it always has been for this upcoming season. More >>

Dogs on leash at Oneroa

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 5:03 pm | Gisborne District Council

Dogs on leash at Oneroa Council are calling for dog owners to be aware of the rules around where dogs must be on a leash in public, after several incidents of uncontrolled and unleashed dogs attacking both people and other dogs along the Oneroa walkway ... More >>

International award for Council

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 3:38 pm | Gisborne District Council International award for Council Council and Pivotal’s Sheryl Smail have been awarded Gold by the International Association of Facilitators (IAF) for the Wainui Beach Erosion Management Strategy (WBMS). More >>

Mediterranean fanworm survey at Gisborne port

Monday, 12 October 2015, 4:07 pm | Gisborne District Council

The team of marine biosecurity divers from the Bay of Plenty Regional Council will be returning to Gisborne Port on Tuesday 13 October to continue the search for marine pest, the Mediterranean Fanworm. More >>

First JMA in NZ

Monday, 12 October 2015, 9:59 am | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council and Ngati Porou have marked a first for New Zealand with the approval of a Joint Management Agreement (JMA) at last week’s meeting of council (8 October 2015). More >>

Wastewater (Sewer) Pipeline Renewals Works in Childers Road

Saturday, 10 October 2015, 11:58 am | Gisborne District Council

Traffic detours and parking restrictions will be in place on Childers Road between Lowe and Bright Streets for the next four weeks as sewer pipes are renewed. More >>

Beach BBQs fired up

Monday, 28 September 2015, 12:38 pm | Gisborne District Council

Beach BBQs fired up Two new electric double burner barbeques that have been installed along the newly completed Oneroa cycle and walkway have been turned on and are ready to use. More >>

Changes to gambling venue policy

Friday, 25 September 2015, 10:26 am | Gisborne District Council

Changes to gambling venue policy A review of Council’s Gambling Venue policy will be available for the public to have their say starting on Saturday 26 September. More >>

Livestock contamination from farm run-off a hygiene risk

Wednesday, 23 September 2015, 11:22 am | Gisborne District Council

No sewage was discharged at the Graham Road pump station or further up-river during and since Monday’s rain event. But livestock contamination from farm run-off in the wider catchment remains a hygiene risk. More >>

Attack on grader disappoints

Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 2:21 pm | Gisborne District Council

An act of vandalism on a Downer-owned grader in the past few days has left Tairawhiti Roads journey manager Helen Harris gobsmacked. More >>

Gladstone Road bridge to close at 7pm

Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 2:16 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council environmental health and operations staff this morning began visiting up to 50 properties in low-lying riverside areas adversely affected by yesterday’s flooding. More >>

Roads open and clean-up begins

Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 9:39 am | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne residents affected by flooding yesterday have begun to clean up their silt-laden properties next to the Waimata and Taruheru rivers in the city. More >>

Highway closed near Te Karaka

Monday, 21 September 2015, 1:08 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne Civil Defence is keeping a close eye on rising river levels at Te Karaka, west of Gisborne late this morning, near where a section of State Highway 2 has been closed by flooding. More >>



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