Hawke's Bay Regional Council - Latest News [Page 1]

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 >>

HBRC helps GeoNet gain further earthquake knowledge

Monday, 19 December 2016, 10:37 am | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council building in Napier is helping GeoNet gain valuable insights into how New Zealand buildings withstand earthquakes. More >>

Fish wash up at Lake Tūtira

Friday, 16 December 2016, 9:48 am | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council are investigating fish deaths in Lake Tūtira, with staff quickly on site to identify the cause. More >>

Tūtira Restoration Options Presented

Thursday, 1 December 2016, 12:54 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Media Release 1 December 2016 Tūtira Restoration Options Presented Scientific modelling of Lake Tūtira has not only given Hawke’s Bay Regional Council a better understanding of how the lake works, it has also highlighted some options for improving water quality ... More >>

Regional Council review of Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 4:49 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Media Release 30 November 2016 Regional Council review of Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme Hawke’s Bay Regional Council today agreed to request that its investment company implement a moratorium on further expenditure on the Ruataniwha Scheme design, ... More >>

Confident swimming in Hawke’s Bay

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 3:32 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

The recreational water quality report for summer 2015/16 was presented to Regional Planning Committee meeting yesterday. More >>

Ngaruroro’s Water Conservation Order and the TANK Plan

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 1:24 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

HBRC’s Regional Planning Committee today discussed the outstanding values of different parts of the Ngaruroro River and how best to protect them. More >>

Proposed Plan Change for Oil & Gas Exploration Activities

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 1:12 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council’s Regional Planning Committee has asked Council to progress a plan change which would see a prohibition of oil and gas exploration in many parts of Hawke’s Bay. More >>

TANK Group gets jet powered

Friday, 18 November 2016, 2:03 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

On Sunday 20 November, the Group developing a Plan Change to manage the quality and quantity of water in the region’s main river systems will get a first-hand view, from mid-stream. More >>

 

 

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