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Aerodrome Road upgrade set for March

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 10:31 am | Gisborne District Council

21 January 2020 Aerodrome Road will receive a full upgrade in March, as the Government’s Provincial Growth Fund investment programme moves into its second year. More >>

Summer camping in full swing

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 9:54 am | Gisborne District Council

Tairāwhiti has attracted more than 1200 permitted summer campers this season, keeping Council’s compliance team busy monitoring the many popular spots around the region. More >>

Waste Minimisation Fund applications now open

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 11:25 am | Gisborne District Council

Funding up to $10,000 is available for community-led initiatives that reduce waste in our district. More >>

Don’t spread invasive freshwater pests this summer

Wednesday, 1 January 2020, 4:48 pm | Gisborne District Council

Gisborne District Council and Biosecurity New Zealand are reminding everyone who visits rivers, lakes and streams this summer to check, clean and dry their gear when they move between waterways. More >>

Gorge fatigue stop continues to have positive impact

Tuesday, 31 December 2019, 8:58 am | Gisborne District Council

Rhythm and Vines revellers were welcomed to Tairāwhiti at a fatigue stop in the Waioeka Gorge with free coffee, food and information about the importance of taking a break when driving long distances. More >>

Waikura community reconnected as road reopens

Friday, 20 December 2019, 2:47 pm | Gisborne District Council

The major slump occurred in August this year during heavy rainfall and isolated the farming community. More >>

Wellbeing effects from native reversion at Pamoa Forest

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 7:24 pm | Gisborne District Council

Detailed financial modelling on planned native reversion of the Council owned Pamoa Forest shows the project will impose minimal costs to ratepayers. More >>

Release of new tsunami maps

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 10:47 am | Gisborne District Council

Council are pleased to be able to release a new Tsunami Inundation Assessment Report and maps showing inundation zones for our region. More >>

Borrow a lifejacket in Tairāwhiti

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 9:05 am | Gisborne District Council

Coastal communities throughout Tairāwhiti will soon be able to borrow lifejackets for free, so they can be safe on the water this summer. More >>

Safe swimming data available online

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 4:25 pm | Gisborne District Council

Up-to-date information on water quality at popular swimming spots around Tairawhiti is now available online. More >>

Clean boat hulls prevent spread of marine pests

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 4:05 pm | Gisborne District Council

Heading into summer, Council reminds boat owners to keep their hulls clean to ensure harmful marine pests don’t enter our port. More >>

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Gisborne Friday 29 Nov

Friday, 29 November 2019, 10:56 am | Gisborne District Council

The MetService have issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Gisborne today. Please note that these types of events can be localised and unpredictable . See the full details below. Situation Thunderstorms are expected to develop about many parts of ... More >>

Roadworks for Tyndall Road, traffic lights out on Peel St

Saturday, 23 November 2019, 11:43 am | Gisborne District Council

Construction season on local roads hits full swing in the city next week, with both resealing and asphalt upgrades taking place. More >>

Inner Harbour picks up top project honours

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 1:18 pm | Gisborne District Council

Fulton Hogan and Gisborne District Council received top honours for the inner harbour development project at the Hawkes Bay and East Coast Civil Contractors recognition awards on Friday. More >>

New drink driving campaign tells story of horrific accident

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 3:50 pm | Gisborne District Council

One moment in time, Gisborne District Council’s anti-drink-driving campaign, is calling for the community to make the right decision about drinking and driving. More >>

Keep trash out of recycling

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 12:56 pm | Gisborne District Council

The next time you bring in your recycling bin, spare a thought for the team doing the mahi to deal with our city’s waste. More >>

Update RE heavy rain warning

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 8:22 am | Gisborne District Council

This is just a quick morning update on the Heavy Rain Warning for the District, which based on last night’s forecast update runs until at least 9:00am this morning. The rivers levels as at 7.00am this morning are all good. The Hikuwai at Willowflat ... More >>

Heavy Rain Warning Gisborne Tokomaru Bay northwards

Monday, 14 October 2019, 10:45 am | Gisborne District Council

Metservice has issued a Heavy Rain Warning for tomorrow for Gisborne North of Tokomaru Bay and a Heavy Rain Watch for Gisborne south of Tokomaru Bay about the Gisborne ranges and Hawkes Bay ranges. More >>

Under a quarter of Tairāwhiti have voted

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 11:15 am | Gisborne District Council

The total count of votes thus far is 7,200 which represents 22.14% of electors in our region – these figures are down 3% for the same period in the 2016 local elections. More >>

Tarewa Road to be closed to public

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 4:36 pm | Gisborne District Council

Tarewa Road will be closed to the public until further notice from Friday 4 October due to safety concerns and Council exceeding budget on maintaining the road. More >>

 

 

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