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Research of the Hikurangi subduction zone continues

Monday, 18 June 2018, 9:33 am | Gisborne District Council

The potential threat posed to this region by the Hikurangi subduction zone – New Zealand’s largest boundary fault – is the subject of a major research project. More >>

New roof for Tairawhiti Museum

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 3:04 pm | Gisborne District Council

It is one of several key activities planned for the 2018/19 financial year, outlined in the museum’s annual plan presented at Council’s Community Development and Services committee meeting today. More >>

Council grateful for government assistance

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 12:32 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne’s mayor Meng Foon says it is a huge relief to have government support following the weather bomb event that caused widespread flooding and damage to parts of the East Coast last week and this week. More >>

Tairawhiti Roading Clean-up Continues

Friday, 8 June 2018, 11:09 am | Gisborne District Council

Tairawhiti Roading Clean-up Continues Tairawhiti Roads is making solid progress on their recovery operation to clear debris laden roads and bridges. More >>

Concepts presented for Cook landing site

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 4:50 pm | Gisborne District Council

Concepts plans for landscaping, interpretations and upgrades to the Puhi Kai Iti/Cook Landing Site were presented to the Future Tairawhiti Committee today (Thursday 7 June). More >>

Major clean-up operation ahead for Tairawhiti Roads

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 2:46 pm | Gisborne District Council

Restoring access to isolated families is the key priority for Tairawhiti Roads as they tackle the widespread damage from the major flood event this week. More >>

CD Emergency Management Staff Airlifted to Tolaga Bay

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 10:38 am | Gisborne District Council

Tairawhiti Civil Defence Emergency Management staff will be airlifted into isolated properties in Tolaga Bay this morning to provide welfare checks and essential food supplies. More >>

Progress on Roads, but Major Problems Remain

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 3:48 pm | Gisborne District Council

Contractors have pushed through the major slip on Arakihi Road, inland of Tolaga Bay to find another slip on West Ho Road. Arakihi, West Ho, Kiore and Rangikohua roads remain closed. More >>

Rain eased but 11 bridges a concern

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 2:16 pm | Gisborne District Council

Rain has eased in the Tolaga Bay area, river levels have dropped and 12 local roads remain closed. But 11 bridges in the area affected by the last few days’ rain remain a concern for Tairawhiti Roads. More >>

Local schools participate in Guardian Planting Programme

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 1:10 pm | Gisborne District Council

Local schools participate in Titirangi Guardian Planting Programme Children from six local schools have been busy over the last three weeks helping plant 900 plants as part of the Titirangi Guardian Planting programme. More >>

Mediterranean fanworms found at Gisborne’s port

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 11:31 am | Gisborne District Council

Mediterranean fanworms have been found at Gisborne’s port in a recent survey of marine pests. More >>

Lawson Field Theatre upgrade confirmed

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 11:53 am | Gisborne District Council

Council has given the greenlight to proceed with a $3.6 million upgrade of the Lawson Field Theatre. More >>

Green waste cause for complaints

Monday, 21 May 2018, 10:16 am | Gisborne District Council

Monday 21 May Complaints of dead fish and significant odour at Wainui Stream earlier this week has been investigated by Council staff. More >>

Final proposal on Representation Review

Friday, 18 May 2018, 9:16 am | Gisborne District Council

Council has adopted a final proposal following the Representation Review initial proposal consultation and hearings, signalling a major shift in the democratic representation of our district. More >>

Winter crop survey starts this month

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 9:37 am | Gisborne District Council

Council’s regional survey of winter crops for animal consumption will begin at the end of the month. More >>

Winter crop survey starts this month

Monday, 14 May 2018, 9:29 am | Gisborne District Council

Council’s regional survey of winter crops for animal consumption will begin at the end of the month. More >>

Successful LTP consultation period

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 2:55 pm | Gisborne District Council

A fresh approach to customer engagement has proven successful in Council’s Long Term Plan formal consultation. More >>

Work to begin on Tamarau wetland

Tuesday, 8 May 2018, 9:26 am | Gisborne District Council

Earthworks to construct the Tamarau wetland at Heath Johnston Park has started, aimed at improving water quality in the Wainui Stream. More >>

Review of Reserves and Public Places bylaws

Friday, 4 May 2018, 10:42 am | Gisborne District Council

A review of Council’s Reserves and Public Places bylaws will look to address issues such as the use of drones, spreading of ashes or human remains and mobile food traders. More >>

Belfrey Tower to be reinstalled

Thursday, 3 May 2018, 9:51 am | Gisborne District Council

The Belfrey Tower from the Gisborne Fire Station will return to its historic location beside the Taruheru River at Peel Street bridge. More >>



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