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Delays to road sealing programme

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 1:44 pm | Gisborne District Council

Ongoing wet weather has resulted in delays to Tairawhiti Road’s sealing programme planned for the district. More >>

Further action from investigation

Saturday, 1 December 2018, 11:08 am | Gisborne District Council

Following the investigation of forestry issues Council has commenced prosecutions against a number of parties under the Resource Management Act. More >>

Proposed liquor ban for Tokomaru Bay township

Thursday, 29 November 2018, 11:13 am | Gisborne District Council

Council’s Environmental Planning and Regulatory Committee yesterday approved to publicly notify a proposed amendment to the Alcohol Control Bylaw to include Tokomaru Bay. More >>

Temporary alcohol ban areas extended over summer festivals

Friday, 26 October 2018, 11:21 am | Gisborne District Council

Council approved a request from Police to temporarily extend the alcohol ban areas during the Rhythm and Vines and East Coast Vibe festivals over summer. More >>

Public consultation on draft Cemeteries Plan

Monday, 15 October 2018, 8:58 am | Gisborne District Council

Public consultation is open on Council’s draft Cemeteries Plan, which provides strategic direction for public cemetery services in Tairawhiti for the next 20+ years. More >>

Council approves Smokefree Outdoor Area Policy

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 10:46 am | Gisborne District Council

All Council reserves, parks and destination beaches will be designated as smokefree, following approval of the draft Smokefree Outdoor Area Policy (SFOA). More >>

Purple and yellow weeds a target

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 4:28 pm | Gisborne District Council

Weeds are the biggest risk to Council’s $1.3m investment in the native restoration work on Titirangi. Controlling the spread of weeds is a priority for spring. More >>

Consultation underway for Art in Public Places Plan

Monday, 17 September 2018, 2:28 pm | Gisborne District Council

The aim of the plan is to guide the creation of art in public places in a timely, relevant and engaging way. More >>

Marine biosecurity survey and public talk

Monday, 17 September 2018, 10:23 am | Gisborne District Council

Biosecurity divers are in Gisborne this week to complete their twice yearly survey of marine pests at the port. More >>

Tupapa - Our Stand Our Story: Blessing

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 2:50 pm | Gisborne District Council

In the past year Turanganui iwi, Ngati Oneone, Te Aitanga a Mahaki, Rongowhakaata and Ngai Tamanuhiri have been working together on stories of our past. What life was like before the arrival of the “pakerewha” (Europeans). More >>

Stage 2 of MAR trial approved

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 2:07 pm | Gisborne District Council

Funding and resource consent has been approved for Council to proceed with stage two of Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) at the Makauri aquifer. More >>

Gisborne to Have NZ's First Te Reo Māori Waste Bin Labels

Monday, 10 September 2018, 11:09 am | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne Mayor Meng Foon welcomes the launch of Waste Management initiative in introducing New Zealand’s first private subscription bi-lingual Te Reo Māori and English waste bin labels More >>

Major funding boost for Tairāwhiti Navigations Programme

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:29 pm | Gisborne District Council

Ngati Oneone and Gisborne District Council have been awarded $6.1 million from the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) for the Titirangi Summit development, one of the highlights within the Tairāwhiti Navigations Programme. More >>

Transformation for Tairāwhiti roads

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:26 pm | Gisborne District Council

Tairāwhiti’s roading network will undergo a major transformation over the next three years, after the Government announced today investment of up to $137 million from the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF). More >>

Government investments a ‘game changer’ for Tairāwhiti

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:14 pm | Gisborne District Council

The Government has announced more than $320 million will be invested into infrastructure and tourism in Tairāwhiti, a move described by Council chief executive Nedine Thatcher Swann as a “game changer” for our region. More >>

Government investments a ‘game changer’ for Tairāwhiti

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:04 pm | Gisborne District Council

The Government has announced more than $320 million will be invested into infrastructure and tourism in Tairāwhiti, a move described by Council chief executive Nedine Thatcher Swann as a “game changer” for our region. More >>

Heavy Rain Warning for District North of Ruatoria

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 9:14 pm | Gisborne District Council

Heavy Rain Warning for District North of Ruatoria & Watch for Rest of District We have received the updated Heavy Rain Warning & Heavy Rain Watch from the MetService. The areas affected remain the same with the Warning covering the District North of ... More >>

HEAVY RAIN WARNING FOR DISTRICT NORTH OR RUATORIA & RANGES

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 11:12 am | Gisborne District Council

MetService have issued a Heavy Rain Warning for the District north of Ruatoria and the ranges between us and Bay of Plenty . Heaviest rain is expected about the ranges with peak rates of 20 to 30mm possible during Thursday morning . They have also issued ... More >>

No Tsunami threat to NZ following Vanuatu Earthquake

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 11:32 am | Gisborne District Council

Based on current information there is NO Tsunami threat to NZ following the magnitude 6.7 Vanuatu earthquake that took place at 10:32am this morning. More >>

Second stage of Inner harbour redevelopment finalised

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 4:14 pm | Gisborne District Council

The inner harbour redevelopment is taking shape as phase one nears completion and design plans are finalised for the second stage of construction. More >>

 

 

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