Thames Coromandel District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Tsunami siren test next week

Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 11:18 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

The Coromandel's tsunami sirens will be tested on Friday 26 September at 12:00pm. More >>

Ongohi Bridge opens ahead of time and under budget

Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 11:05 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Twelve weeks to the day of the storm that caused its collapse, the Ongohi Bridge opened to traffic. More >>

Major Events Sponsorship applications are now open

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 11:19 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

If you are planning to establish a major event on the Coromandel then you may be eligible for funding support. More >>

Auckland Homeshow Expo a chance to promote the Coromandel

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 9:20 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

The Auckland Homeshow Expo was an opportunity for our Council to help promote the Coromandel as the best place to come and either live, work or play. More >>

2014/15 Community Grants

Monday, 15 September 2014, 1:51 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Community Grants help local organisations pay for specific projects or maintenance of facilities that benefit our communities. More >>

Weather warning for tonight and tomorrow morning

Friday, 12 September 2014, 3:22 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

We're expecting heavy rain tonight and tomorrow morning, coinciding with high tides around the Coromandel. More >>

Steps to beautifying Jacob's Ladder

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 4:45 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Built in 1884, the 135 steps of Jacob's Ladder were originally dirt. The Ladder was concreted in 1907 and is a part of Thames South School's daily fitness regime. More >>

Proposed District Plan hearings starting soon

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 3:38 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The first hearing on the Proposed District Plan starts on Tuesday 16 September and continues through to Thursday 18 September. More >>

WW1 Monument gets help from joint partnership

Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 4:40 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The stone obelisk overlooking the town was built after the First World War to commemorate soldiers from the area who had fallen in battle. More >>

Horrific attacks result in dangerous dogs being euthanised

Friday, 29 August 2014, 3:17 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Three dogs involved in a horrific attack on a family pet in Whangamata last week have now been euthanised by vets. More >>

Moves to remove wrecked cutter from Whale Island

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 4:28 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Bay of Plenty Regional Council is working to remove the wrecked pilothouse cutter Checkmate from Motuhoura (Whale Island) near Whakatane where it grounded on Friday. More >>

New life to empty space

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 3:16 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Ditching maths to plant trees equals happy school children. Rooms 7, 8 and 9 at Moanataiari School planted 300 plants yesterday morning, beautifying the old land-fill behind the dump. More >>

National Living Memorial Considered For Coromandel

Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 9:47 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Planting a memorial grove of thousands of native trees to commemorate New Zealand's fallen soldiers is being considered for the Coromandel. More >>

Second public briefing for Coromandel Harbour Project

Friday, 22 August 2014, 3:31 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A second public project briefing for the Coromandel Harbour project is going to be held at 5.30pm Thursday 11 September at the Coromandel Town Hall. More >>

Make the 2015 New Zealander of the Year a local

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 10:11 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Thames Coromandel District Mayor Glenn Leach today challenged local residents to nominate someone to be New Zealander of the Year. More >>

New Chum petition reinforces Mayor's stand

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 2:04 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A petition delivered to Thames-Coromandel District Council Mayor Glenn Leach today reinforced our elected members' existing stand that all applications for development at New Chum beach be publicly notified. More >>

Weather warning

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 1:03 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Heavy rainfall is expected for the Coromandel and western Bay of Plenty with about 70 to 90mm falling overnight. Peak intensities could reach 10 to 20mm/hr in possible thunderstorms early tomorrow morning. More >>

Parking rules out for review

Monday, 18 August 2014, 4:31 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

We've worked with our Community Boards on appropriate parking controls around the Coromandel, and now have a revised draft bylaw for our communities to check over and let us know their feedback. More >>

Severe wind warning in place for the Coromandel

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 3:24 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Severe winds are expected from the south west this afternoon and evening. Gusts may reach 120km/h or more which usually means we get trees coming down, powerlines hit by debris (meaning power outages) and driving becomes hazardous especially for motorbikes ... More >>

More public consultation to come on Coromandel Harbour

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 11:59 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Council approved the start of resource consent applications to expand Sugarloaf Wharf to serve the aquaculture industry and address health and safety and congestion issues at its meeting yesterday. More >>



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