Gisborne District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

CBD Gladstone Road repairs commencing

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 1:58 pm | Gisborne District Council

Sections of Gladstone road between Customhouse and Derby streets and at the intersections of Derby, Grey and Peel Streets are scheduled to be completed in stages over the next two weeks. More >>

Have your say on making Gisborne awesome

Friday, 22 August 2014, 3:38 pm | Gisborne District Council

Friday 22 August 2014 Have your say on making Gisborne awesome The second of three Long Term Plan (LTP) public workshops will be held on Tuesday 26 August 5.30pm at the Lawson Field Theatre. More >>

Illegal discharge found at Grey Street sewage pump station

Friday, 22 August 2014, 1:38 pm | Gisborne District Council

Yet another illegal discharge to the sewage system has got Council staff wondering where it came from. More >>

Works brought forward on major roundabout

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 3:52 pm | Gisborne District Council

Today Fulton Hogan are starting replacement of a 4m deep wastewater manhole in the Fitzherbert Street roundabout. More >>

Gisborne: More User Friendly for All

Saturday, 9 August 2014, 10:51 am | Gisborne District Council

Users of Childers Road will soon enjoy a new-found freedom thanks to an upgrade project under-way. More >>

Restricted access to Greys Bush car park

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 3:13 pm | Gisborne District Council

GDC contractors will be undertaking some drainage improvements at the entrance to Greys Bush Scenic Reserve to reduce the impact of flooding on Harper Road residents. Work is expected to start on the 31st July and last for up to two weeks. Access to ... More >>

Better property info at fingertips

Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 2:37 pm | Gisborne District Council

Better property info at fingertips Council’s new user-friendly mapping service, Tairawhiti Maps, was launched this week on their website, replacing the old MapTV. More >>

Plan ahead for special alcohol licences

Wednesday, 25 June 2014, 2:47 pm | Gisborne District Council

Quiz night and sporting event organisers are among the many being reminded to apply for special alcohol licences in plenty of time. More >>

Tairawhiti dogs can now be registered online

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 3:25 pm | Gisborne District Council

Dog owners will not have to line up at Gisborne District Council offices to register their dogs this year. A new service that allows owners to register their dogs online for the first time was launched this week. More >>

Update on Gisborne rain event

Thursday, 12 June 2014, 9:04 am | Gisborne District Council

No new problems were recorded in the Gisborne district overnight despite heavy rainfall and the Hikuwai River north of Tolaga Bay reaching nearly 11 metres. Evacuations are likely when the river reaches 12m. More >>

Gisborne keeping watching brief as rivers rise

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 3:15 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne Civil Defence Emergency Management team is preparing for several days of rain still to come this week as it keeps a close eye on Tolaga Bay’s Hikuwai River, Waimata River in the city and Te Arai River to the south. More >>

Don't swim or eat shellfish from city rivers

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 10:37 am | Gisborne District Council

Wastewater, diluted with stormwater, was released into the city rivers at 9.15am today (Wed 11 June). More >>

Draft public trees policy released

Friday, 6 June 2014, 4:03 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council is looking for feedback on a draft policy about when public trees should be pruned or removed. More >>

Managing coastal erosion at Wainui Beach

Friday, 6 June 2014, 2:03 pm | Gisborne District Council

How Gisborne District Council proposes to manage coastal erosion at Wainui Beach will be outlined at a public meeting on Wednesday evening. Council has reviewed its 2003 Wainui Beach Management Strategy with the help of coastal experts and people ... More >>

Phone survey to find out how Council is doing

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 10:21 am | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council is keen to find out what residents think about the services and facilities it provides and how easy it is to do business with. Residents throughout the district may get a phone call in the next week or so asking them to take part ... More >>

Ban proposed on mind altering substances in public places

Friday, 30 May 2014, 4:43 pm | Gisborne District Council

Keeping Gisborne’s public places free from people using mind altering substances is the aim of a change to the Public Places Bylaw. Gisborne District Council has recently consulted on a Psychoactive Substances Policy that is considering where ... More >>

Feedback welcomed on changes to freedom camping

Friday, 30 May 2014, 4:42 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council is proposing a number of changes to freedom camping in the district. Gisborne, unlike many other regions, has a long history of freedom camping and has welcomed permitted campers in nine areas along the East Coast and ... More >>

Small changes to property values expected

Thursday, 29 May 2014, 9:51 am | Gisborne District Council

Small changes to property values expected when district revalued “Property prices in the Gisborne district are mostly on a par, or slightly lower, than property prices in 2011,” according to Landmass valuer Garth Laing. Landmass has been contracted ... More >>

World Environment Action Week

Friday, 23 May 2014, 5:24 pm | Gisborne District Council

Raising awareness about local environmental issues could be a good move for Gisborne people next week. More >>

Mentor programme to remove barriers for budding drivers

Thursday, 22 May 2014, 10:03 am | Gisborne District Council

The NZ Transport Agency and Gisborne District Council are welcoming a new mentor programme to help young drivers seeking their restricted licence. The programme, which is being funded by the NZ Transport Agency, was launched today in Gisborne. More >>



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