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Sweet 16 Brand New Displays At NPDC’s TSB Festival Of Lights

Monday, 19 October 2020, 4:13 pm | New Plymouth District Council

The TSB Festival of Lights kicks off in just over two months and the first sneak peak of the 16 all-new dazzling displays can be revealed by NPDC. The new light installations include many making their world debut at the Pukekura Park festival and New Plymouth ... More >>

Last Chance To Have Your Say In The Battle For How Each Ratepayer Dollar Is Invested

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 1:24 pm | New Plymouth District Council

From fixing our ageing water infrastructure to partially funding a multi-sport and recreation hub to the response to Covid-19 and the climate challenge, thousands of residents have given their feedback about the big issues facing the district as part ... More >>

Local Legends Going ‘above And Beyond’ Recognised In NPDC Awards

Friday, 9 October 2020, 9:05 am | New Plymouth District Council

Three local legends who have fostered more than 300 children between them are among 11 people to receive NPDC Citizens’ Awards. These heroes were honoured for their outstanding and often unsung work across the District in helping mums and dads deal ... More >>

SIX60 Set To Rock The Bowl Again

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 8:29 am | New Plymouth District Council

Kiwi legends SIX60 are to rock the TSB Bowl of Brooklands again following their electrifying sold-out gig last summer. As part of a six-date nationwide tour, SIX60 comes to NPDC’s Bowl on Saturday 30 January with support from Shapeshifter, Ladi6, ... More >>

No generation gap to enjoying NPDC’s libraries

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 8:50 am | New Plymouth District Council

You’re never too old or too young to enjoy a good book – with 101 years separating NPDC’s Puke Ariki’s oldest and youngest library card holders! More >>

Water Meters: Yes Or No, Asks NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 2:18 pm | New Plymouth District Council

Cutting how much water we all use each day is good for our environment and could save millions of dollars in infrastructure upgrades. The New Plymouth District remains one of the thirstiest places in the country and NPDC wants feedback on whether water ... More >>

Marina Idea Floated As Part Of NPDC’s Top 10 Public Conversation

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 10:41 am | New Plymouth District Council

Could you get on board with plans for a marina to make the most of New Plymouth’s Breakwater Bay? NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero is asking for people’s feedback on creating the marina as part of planning how $2 billion of public funds is invested in the ... More >>

Coffee, Rubbish & Gigs @ The Bowl – NPDC Wants To Know What You Think!

Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 9:45 am | New Plymouth District Council

With 2 billion reasons to speak up, New Plymouth District residents are being asked if they have enough chances to be heard, as part of the Top 10 Kōrero. NPDC is putting the word out that it’s ready to listen as people have their say on the issues facing ... More >>

Is NPDC’s Climate Response Enough, Asks Top 10 Kōrero

Tuesday, 8 September 2020, 9:43 am | New Plymouth District Council

NPDC’s Climate Action Framework looks at how to cut emissions and adapt planning and infrastructure to the changes in weather patterns and sea levels. To have your say on the climate change response, head to newplymouthnz.com/TopTen . Is NPDC doing ... More >>

Have Your Say On Future Of Towns And City Centres In Top 10 Kōrero

Tuesday, 1 September 2020, 12:34 pm | New Plymouth District Council

Residents are being asked how NPDC can keep town and city centres humming and at the heart of communities as part of its Top 10 Kōrero, seeking feedback on the major issues across the District. Ahead of next year’s 10-Year Plan, NPDC is going out ... More >>

Covid-19 Response In The Spotlight In NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero

Tuesday, 25 August 2020, 10:28 am | New Plymouth District Council

The Covid-19 pandemic has upended the world and NPDC is asking whether it can do more to help people and businesses, through its Top 10 Kōrero on the big issues affecting the district. NPDC is asking for people to give feedback on how the Council ... More >>

Top Ten Kōrero Focusing On Making A Walkway Paradise

Tuesday, 18 August 2020, 10:32 am | New Plymouth District Council

A proposal for a world-class network of walkways and trails running from Waitara to Ōākura and from our Mounga to the sea is being put out to residents so they can have their say on the big issues affecting the district as part of NPDC’s Top ... More >>

Covid-19 info map wins Ivy League praise for NPDC team

Thursday, 13 August 2020, 10:10 am | New Plymouth District Council

NPDC has been put on the map after its GIS work was praised by a Harvard University scholar for a clear and easy to understand public information map during the Covid-19 lockdown. More >>

NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero Focusing On Multi-million Dollar Business Waste Solution

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 9:57 am | New Plymouth District Council

Ratepayers are being asked to have their say on building a new $3.5 million facility to tackle waste from businesses as part of NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero, seeking feedback on the big issues affecting the District. NPDC wants to hear from residents about ... More >>

Quality Of Life Good In Our Lifestyle Capital, Says Independent Public Survey

Friday, 7 August 2020, 10:42 am | New Plymouth District Council

Life is good for residents of the Lifestyle Capital, according to data from an independent survey of New Plymouth District residents by the National Research Bureau (NRB). NPDC commissions the survey annually to check how happy people are with services ... More >>

NPDC’s TSB Festival of Lights set for massive season

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 11:16 am | New Plymouth District Council

NPDC’s award-winning TSB Festival of Lights is gearing up for one of its biggest season’s yet with an all-new line-up of dazzling displays and a packed programme of free entertainment from 19 December to 31 January. More >>

Hundreds Of Millions To Fix Three Waters Woes Kicks Off NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero

Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 12:05 pm | New Plymouth District Council

A $300 million bill to bring the New Plymouth District’s Three Waters network up to scratch is on the table for discussion as NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero begins today, seeking feedback on the big issues affecting the District. Over the next 10 weeks, ... More >>

Synthony Spectacular Coming To NPDC’s TSB Bowl Of Brooklands

Thursday, 30 July 2020, 5:47 am | New Plymouth District Council

The ultimate celebration of dance music featuring an 80-piece orchestra and a spectacular light show will get NPDC’s TSB Bowl of Brooklands pumping on 23 January with the first ever outdoor performance by Synthony. Synthony includes the Auckland Symphony ... More >>

Electric vehicles put NPDC on road to cleaner future

Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 9:58 am | New Plymouth District Council

NPDC is plugging into a greener, cleaner future with its first electric vehicle trial. More >>

Critical And Ageing Culvert Needs Multi-million-dollar Repair Job In Central New Plymouth

Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 3:49 pm | New Plymouth District Council

A $2.5 million repair job has been recommended by independent engineers WSP to bring a 40 year old stormwater culvert near State Highway 3, at the Mangorei road intersection, up to scratch. The repairs would fix a 60-metre stretch of stormwater (rainwater ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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