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Waiouru toilet win shows importance of bigger vision

Monday, 17 October 2016, 2:41 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Waiouru’s iconic new public toilet won the ‘Best Loo’ category for 2016 in the Keep NZ Beautiful Awards held in Auckland over the weekend. More >>

High standard of entries in Manuaute St Beautification

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 9:36 pm | Ruapehu District Council

High standard of entries in Manuaute St Beautification Project The quality of entries in Ruapehu Youth Council’s Manuaute St replica storefront display contest has been so good that seven winners were chosen instead of the originally planned six. As ... More >>

Plans for new Taumarunui town centre unveiled early December

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 9:35 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Plans for new Taumarunui town centre unveiled early December Taumarunui residents will get to have their say on what they think of the plans to redevelop the town centre at a special launch event planned for early December. Bespoke Landscape Architects ... More >>

Ruapehu Council election day winners confirmed

Friday, 14 October 2016, 10:50 am | Ruapehu District Council

Jacques Windell has retained the fifth seat on the Taumarunui Ward for Ruapehu District Council (RDC) after the counting of the special votes confirming the election day winners. More >>

Missing liquor licence deadlines could mean dry holiday

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 5:14 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Anyone needing a liquor licence over the Christmas and New Year period is being urged to plan ahead and not get caught up in the statutory alcohol licencing shutdown period. More >>

Ruapehu Mayor Cameron extends lead

Monday, 10 October 2016, 9:22 am | Ruapehu District Council

The preliminary voter returns show Ruapehu Mayor Don Cameron has increased his election day count by 162 votes to 1,616. More >>

Ruapehu returns Mayor Cameron with strong mandate

Saturday, 8 October 2016, 2:38 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu returns Mayor Cameron with strong mandate Ruapehu has voted to return Mayor Don Cameron to office for another three years with a strong mandate. Voter return was very close to 2013 at 46.8% (3,195 plus 308 votes in transit made up of 125 votes ... More >>

Ruapehu libraries having a hectic winter

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 2:07 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu’s libraries are having a busy winter thanks to a jump in new members, increasing demand for computer services and the popularity of the children’s reading and activity programs. Community Librarian Fiona Thomas said that it was fantastic ... More >>

Ruapehu i-SITEs win major customer service award

Friday, 23 September 2016, 5:01 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu i-SITEs win 2017 NZ conference and major customer service award Ruapehu has been awarded the 2017 national i-SITE Visitor Information Network conference and the Ohakune i-SITE has been awarded a Qualmark Customer Service Award. The conference ... More >>

Assistance Sought to End Vehicle Damage to Reserve Areas

Monday, 5 September 2016, 10:02 am | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is asking people to help them and the Police put an end to a spate of vandalism on local reserves where cars have been doing burn-outs and drifting. More >>

Owners of Unregistered Dogs Urged to Avoid Infringements

Friday, 19 August 2016, 12:30 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is urging dog owners who have still not registered their dog to do so immediately as enforcement action is about to start. More >>

Project Waireka Filter Installations Underway This Week

Monday, 15 August 2016, 2:10 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Installation of water filters under Project Waireka in Raetihi households that were affected by the diesel spill that polluted the Makotuku Stream in September 2013 gets underway this Wednesday (17 Aug). Project Waireka Implementation Team Leader ... More >>

Economic Action Plan Great News for Ruapehu

Friday, 12 August 2016, 5:09 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu Mayor Don Cameron has said that today’s announcements made by the Minister for Economic Development Steven Joyce on the launch of the Accelerate25 Manawatu-Whanganui Economic Action Plan are great news for the district. “The Action Plan has identified ... More >>

Award Winning Approach to Land Transport Under Threat

Monday, 1 August 2016, 11:05 am | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu Mayor Don Cameron has said that he was extremely concerned that the proposed Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Bill could dismantle Ruapehu’s award winning approach to managing its Land Transport activity with adverse effects on our rural ... More >>

Ruapehu Citizen of the Year Award Nominations Open

Friday, 29 July 2016, 5:04 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Nominations for this year’s Citizen Awards will open from this Monday 1 August through to Friday 7 October 2016. More >>

Loading Ruapehu Week

Thursday, 21 July 2016, 6:57 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Loading Ruapehu Week Aims to Get Local Businesses to Take Full Advantage of Online Opportunities Ruapehu District Council (RDC) wants to get all Ruapehu businesses and organisations online and making the most out of the opportunities the internet ... More >>

New ‘Never Happens’ Civil Defence Campaign

Wednesday, 13 July 2016, 4:57 pm | Ruapehu District Council

New ‘Never Happens’ Civil Defence Campaign Targets Ruapehu Communities Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is aiming to move Ruapehu communities from “She’ll be right” to “We’re ready” as part of a new natural disaster preparedness campaign ... More >>

Ruapehu Selected for New Standards Programme

Monday, 11 July 2016, 11:28 am | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is pleased to announce it has been selected as a Foundation Council for the recently announced local government New Zealand standards programme. More >>

Candidate Pre-Election Workshops Well Supported

Thursday, 7 July 2016, 1:31 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council’s (RDC) two candidate workshops held this week for anyone thinking of standing in the October Local Authority Elections for either a Council or Community Board position have been well supported. More >>

Progress on Raetihi Community Projects

Monday, 27 June 2016, 1:59 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Raetihi is a lot closer to having free main street WIFI, security cameras and household water filters installed following a successful community meeting last Thursday night (23 June 16). There was a good turnout of over 30 residents to the meeting at the ... More >>



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