Ruapehu District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Latest Taumarunui town centre plans well received

Monday, 25 June 2018, 1:25 pm | Ruapehu District Council

The latest version of the revitalisation plans for the Taumarunui town centre have received an overwhelmingly positive response. More >>

Earthquake rules force decision on Ohakune Railway Station

Friday, 22 June 2018, 4:13 pm | Ruapehu District Council

The future of the earthquake prone Ohakune Railway Station building will be considered by the Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board (WWCB) at their next meeting on Thursday 5 July. More >>

Ruapehu acknowledged for role in Gondola project

Saturday, 16 June 2018, 12:02 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones gave a special acknowledgement to the architects and advocates of the Manawatū-Whanganui Regional Development Strategy in announcing a $10 million loan to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) Ltd toward the construction ... More >>

SH43 on Hospital Hill in Taumarunui down to one lane

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 5:04 pm | Ruapehu District Council

SH43 on Hospital Hill has been reduced to one lane while the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) undertakes repairs to an underslip near the top of the incline. More >>

Ruapehu part of i-SITE and DOC visitor centre collab hui

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 12:34 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu i-SITE Manager Kim Treen has attended a hui between the i-SITE Visitor Information Network and the Department of Conservation (DOC) to discuss how the visitor experience can be improved through a more cohesive service. More >>

Ruapehu full service i-SITEs awarded TripAdvisor Certificate

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 2:12 pm | Ruapehu District Council

The Taumarunui i-SITE Visitor Information Centre has been awarded a coveted Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor based on their consistently great reviews. More >>

Civil defence debrief highlights growing challenges

Friday, 18 May 2018, 3:25 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu civil defence and other agencies involved in the response to the cyclone and tornado events that struck the district recently have undertaken a comprehensive debrief of both response efforts today. More >>

Ruapehu Council votes to maintain momentum

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 12:35 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu elected members have voted to adopt the majority of Council’s preferred Long Term Plan (LTP) option proposals at its deliberations meeting yesterday (Wed 16 May) except for a few issues where further community engagement is being sought. More >>

Ruapehu part of government funding review

Monday, 14 May 2018, 4:08 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu has been selected to be part of a report being developed for the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) in advance of a government inquiry that will look into the costs and revenue of councils. More >>

Council wants to see all A’s with food business certificates

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 11:46 am | Ruapehu District Council

Council is wanting to see every food premise operator in Ruapehu be able to display an A grade certificate when the new food premises grading system comes into effect in mid-November. More >>

Business Council indicator of growing confidence

Monday, 7 May 2018, 2:09 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu business leaders have committed to forming a Ruapehu District Business Council to help support and inspire local business vitality and success. More >>

More money for Ruapehu roads

Friday, 4 May 2018, 4:23 pm | Ruapehu District Council

The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) has confirmed that Ruapehu’s Funding Assistance Rate (FAR) which sets government’s level of investment in local road network maintenance and renewal will increase from 67% to 72% from 1 July 2018. More >>

Wide cross-section of Ruapehu voices wanted

Monday, 30 April 2018, 2:16 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council is hoping that a wide cross-section of Ruapehu communities will have their say on the draft Waste Management and Minimisation Plan (WMMP) that is open for public feedback until Tuesday 29 May. More >>

Meeting with Minister on Regional Helicopter Rescue Service

Monday, 23 April 2018, 7:32 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu Mayor Don Cameron said that he was happy with the way the meeting with the Minister for Health Hon Dr David Clark went today (Mon 23 April) on the future of a Central North Island based helicopter rescue service. More >>

Mayors Taskforce for Jobs in Ruapehu

Thursday, 19 April 2018, 2:40 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Social and economic issues confronting Ruapehu youth and how best to resolve them was the focus of a Mayors Taskforce for Jobs (MTFJ) hui held in Taumarunui this week (Tue 17 April 18). More >>

National Park Tornado update #11 - 2.00pm Thu 12 Apr

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 2:18 pm | Ruapehu District Council

The Civil Defence response team expect to be undertaking final clean-up work and finishing in National Park around 4.00pm. More >>

National Park Village Tornado Report #10 – 5.00pm

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 5:11 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu Civil Defence with the support of other agencies and volunteers have been working today to make the tornado hit area safe with the goal of lifting the cordon from all restricted areas of National Park Village asap. More >>

Tornado in National Park Village update

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 10:44 am | Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council’s Building Team is out completing the process of confirming what buildings are inhabitable as per the requirements of the Building Act. More >>

National Park Village Tornado Report #8 – 8.00am

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 9:34 am | Ruapehu District Council

The RDC building team will be on site this morning to post notices on restricted buildings. More >>

Tornado Report #7 – 7.00pm

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 7:20 pm | Ruapehu District Council

Absentee homeowners may also need this resource if access to their homes is limited. Those in transit have been asked to report into the welfare center. More >>



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