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Regional Council calls for a plan and action on the Gorge

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 5:13 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay needs and deserves a definitive statement setting out a plan for a robust, resilent transport corridor to the Manawatu and a commitment to put this in place in good time, says HBRC’s Deputy Chairman Rick Barker. More >>

Air Quality Milestone for Hastings

Monday, 10 July 2017, 1:08 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

For the first time since monitoring began, Hastings air quality for June was exceedance free. More >>

Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme Update

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 1:48 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has put in place stronger conditions to reduce the environmental and financial risks of the Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme. More >>

Close eye on feedlots

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 11:59 am | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is keeping a close eye on feedlot and feedpad operations across the region this winter. More >>

Check for Woolly Nightshade

Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 1:51 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay residents are asked to check for Woolly nightshade plants in gardens, wasteland areas and roadsides and report any plants found to Hawke’s Bay Regional Council Biosecurity team. More >>

Winter Outdoor Burning Ban in Napier and Hastings Air Sheds

Thursday, 4 May 2017, 3:41 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Rules applying to outdoor fires during winter in the Napier and Hastings air sheds began on Monday 1 May. Hawke’s Bay Regional Council reminds residents that no outdoor burning is permitted in these zones until after 31 August 2017. More >>

Three new Independent Directors appointed to HBRIC Ltd

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 4:24 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has appointed three additional independent directors to its investment company HBRIC Ltd, to help drive future economic development in the region according to Council Chairman Rex Graham. More >>

Draft Annual Plan Adopted – Time to Clean Up

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 12:41 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has adopted supporting papers covering the Draft Annual Plan 2017-18, and approved a consultation document ahead of this year’s consultation period. More >>

Prosecuted for burning prohibited items

Monday, 20 March 2017, 4:34 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council today successfully prosecuted a local contractor for burning prohibited items on his Whakatu property. More >>

Interim Chief Executive Appointed at HBRC

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 4:01 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has appointed an interim Chief Executive to replace its existing Chief Executive who leaves at the end of this month. More >>

Process underway to recruit new Chief Executive for HBRC

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 1:01 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has today taken the first steps towards appointing a new Chief Executive for the organisation. More >>

HBRC Chief Executive resigns

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 10:44 am | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

After 10 years as Chief Executive of Hawke’s Bay Regional Council, including three years as HBRIC Ltd Chief Executive, Andrew Newman has taken the decision to step down from his role with HBRC, effective 31 March 2017. More >>

Only One Ban Left After Rain

Monday, 20 February 2017, 5:26 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

After this weekend’s generous rain, only one irrigation ban is left on in Hawke’s Bay, at the outlet of Lake Poukawa. The lake outlet is controlled to manage the level of Lake Poukawa in an agreement with a number of stakeholders. More >>

Corporate & Strategic Committee Briefs

Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 5:05 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Wairoa to Gisborne Rail Line; Council Chambers Upgrade More >>

Arty tables brighten up community centres

Thursday, 9 February 2017, 10:38 am | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Visitors to our community centres are the winners from a partnership between Hastings District Council and Hawke’s Bay Regional Prison. More >>

Major water bans need rain

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 1:50 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

FORTY water take bans are now in effect across Hawke’s Bay and the region desperately needs forecast rain. More >>

Dry Conditions Under Discussion

Thursday, 2 February 2017, 4:55 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Rural representatives met today to get an overview of the dry conditions affecting the region. The meeting followed a regular climate briefing by Hawke’s Bay Regional Council staff. More >>

Climate Briefing February

Thursday, 2 February 2017, 4:53 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

A climate briefing today by Hawke’s Bay Regional Council environmental scientists was attended by a large group of interested people from the agriculture and horticulture sector. More >>

Water take bans increase

Monday, 30 January 2017, 5:37 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

More irrigation bans are back on, with a total of 37 now in force, and very little rain is predicted for Hawke’s Bay this week. More >>

Official Swimming Warning - Tukituki River

Friday, 20 January 2017, 4:49 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

People are being warned not to swim at popular spots Patangata , Horseshoe Bend and Red Bridge in the Tukituki River following results in today showing increased levels of cyanobacteria mats (algal blooms). More >>

 

 

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