Thames Coromandel District Council - Latest News [Page 2]

Let’s Talk About Our Open Spaces And Community Facilities

Friday, 26 June 2020, 4:41 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Do we have enough community facilities and open spaces in the right places to meet the changing needs of our communities? To make sure our Council can make smart decisions now and in the future, we’ve developed a draft Open Space and Community Facilities ... More >>

Weather And Roading Update 25 June 7am

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 7:53 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Heavy overnight rain has closed State Highway 25 at Hikuai and the Kauaeranga Valley River Bridge at Rhodes Park in Thames, with surface flooding at Puriri, Te Puru, Kopu east heading to Paeroa and the Karangahake gorge. Hikuai Settlement Road, Hikuai ... More >>

Getting Into Action With Our New District Sports Plan And Other Council Meeting Highlights

Tuesday, 23 June 2020, 4:57 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Vision of the Thames-Coromandel District Sport and Active Recreation Plan - excerpt from Thames-Coromandel Community Consultation sessions It’s game on as we now have a District Sport and Active Recreation Plan, which provides direction for the future ... More >>

Opportunities Surface For Coromandel Food Producers At The 2020 Auckland Food Show

Friday, 19 June 2020, 4:31 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Doors will re-open for Coromandel food producers as our Council supports them at the Auckland Food Show in November. 2020 has hit businesses hard through the COVID-19 lockdown period but our Council is here to support them and kick-start our local ... More >>

Thames Community Board Approves Funding For Thames Business Association

Wednesday, 10 June 2020, 4:41 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

At its special meeting today, the Thames Community Board agreed to the request of the Thames Business Association (TBA) for funding of $80,000 for the next financial year. The support will come from the Board’s Thames Promotion Budget, which had ... More >>

$19.95 Million Bounty Hauled Into The Coromandel For Aquaculture - Thanks To The PGF

Tuesday, 9 June 2020, 4:30 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A $19.95 million investment in the Coromandel’s aquaculture industry, from central government’s Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) is a welcome and much-needed boost to our local and national economy. The money is being used to grow capacity at Te Ariki ... More >>

Revised Concept Plan For The Whangamata Boardwalk Extension Project Out Now

Friday, 5 June 2020, 5:02 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A revised concept plan for the proposed Whangamata boardwalk extension project is out now. The proposed plan is: To progress with a boardwalk along The Esplanade only. The dunes section of the proposed boardwalk and eventual connection to Hunt Road ... More >>

Council Reduces Rates Increase To 4.98 Per Cent

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 7:50 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

A projected rates increase of 9.98 per cent is looking to reduce to around 4.98 per cent for the next financial year (2020/21), as Council managed to reduce capital and operational spending largely due to the impact of COVID-19. The reduction in ... More >>

Thames/Coromandel: Update – Be Prepared And Delay Travel

Monday, 1 June 2020, 10:59 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

View our full update here. SH25: Manaia Road, Coromandel - A large tree has fallen on the highway. Contractors are working on this and the road is now open to one lane with stop/go traffic management in place, along with various other sites across the ... More >>

Severe Weather Warning For Coromandel Kicking In From Sunday

Saturday, 30 May 2020, 5:03 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

We've got a severe weather warning kicking in on the Coromandel from noon Sunday through to Monday evening, so batter down the hatches A sub tropical storm will hit the entire district delivering heavy rain and gale force winds. We are expecting ... More >>

Mercury Bay Community Board Meet To Discuss Changes To Speed Limits For Joan Gaskell Drive And More

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 5:43 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Mercury Bay Community Board met today. Click here to watch the unedited recording of the meeting. It is also available on our website at tcdc.govt.nz/meetings . Below is a summary of what was discussed. You can view the full agenda here. 2.1 Mercury ... More >>

The Coromandel Community Board Meet To Discuss Funding For Coro 200, Bike Park And More

Tuesday, 26 May 2020, 5:49 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Coromandel-Colville Community Board met today. Click here to watch the unedited recording of the meeting. It is also available on our website at tcdc.govt.nz/meetings . Below is a summary of what was discussed. You can view the full agenda here. Public ... More >>

Thames Community Board Supports Making The Thames Connector Bus A Permanent Service

Wednesday, 20 May 2020, 5:48 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

At its meeting today, held in a mix of in-person and online, the Thames Community Board gave its support to making the Thames Connector public bus service permanent, and recommended that funding for it be included in the 2021-2031 Long Term Plan. ... More >>

Whangamata Community Board Meet To Discuss Boardwalk, Skate Park And More

Tuesday, 19 May 2020, 5:11 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Whangamata Community Board met today by audio/video link. It is available on our website at tcdc.govt.nz/meetings. Below is a summary of what was discussed. You can view the full agenda here. Whangamata Boardwalk Extension Project Click to expand ... More >>

Tairua-Pauanui Community Board Discuss Local Projects

Monday, 18 May 2020, 6:37 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Tairua-Pauanui Community Board met today by audio/video link. It is available on our website at tcdc.govt.nz/meetings. Below is a summary of what was discussed. You can view the full agenda here. Public forum Ben Dunbar-Smith gave a presentation ... More >>

Full Kerbside Collections To Resume, With A Change In Plastic Recycling

Monday, 11 May 2020, 6:12 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Following the announcement of New Zealand moving to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 on Thursday, we’re working to resume full Kerbside rubbish and recycling collections with blue Council bags, recycling in wheelie bins and glass in crates. When regular collections ... More >>

Shout Out To Our Non-resident Ratepayers

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 5:02 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

While we've been staying home and saving lives, this has given our district's wide-open spaces and untouched nature a breather, and we can’t wait for everyone to re-join our Coromandel bubble when it is safe to do so. “I would like to say a big thank ... More >>

Keeping Up The Kindness And Exercising Restraint At Alert Level 3

Monday, 4 May 2020, 4:50 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Next week the Prime Minister will make an announcement on whether we remain at Alert Level 3 or head into Alert Level 2. Until then, stay respectful and responsible during the second week under Alert Level 3 conditions. “While there've been good bits, ... More >>

Infrastructure Projects Gear Up Under COVID-19 Alert Level 3

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 4:44 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Work is resuming on some of the Coromandel’s capital projects where our Council staff and contractors can meet the government guidelines on operating during Alert Level 3. Construction projects across the district shut down when New Zealand moved ... More >>

Package Of Support Measures For Ratepayers And Businesses In Response To COVID-19

Tuesday, 21 April 2020, 5:21 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Council endorsed a range of support measures at its online meeting today to respond to the immediate and ongoing social and economic needs of our communities due to COVID-19. “There are still a lot of unknowns and uncertainty in the medium- ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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