Before we prepare our draft Long Term Plan for 2015-2025, we want you to tell us your ideas.
What would you like to see in the long term plan?
Now is the time to tell us your great ideas
Through out August we will be keeping you informed of what we're planning - we need your input too, tell us if we're on the right track.
Do it now - talk to us
This plan tells you what activities and projects we have planned over the next financial year, and how we will pay for them.
This year we will collect $51.3m in rates - 1.9% more than we collected last year.
Read our strategic direction, challenges and financial overview.
Nominations are now open for the Tairawhiti Youth Awards.
The community can nominate outstanding young people in Tairawhiti aged 12-24 who contribute in some way to business, sport, environment, culture,arts, leadership or community.
Nominations close Friday 29 August
Awards night is Friday 26 September
Swim the Distance from Midway Beach to Mahia, a distance of 45.5km.
Grab a friend and swim the distance in the comfort of our heated Olympic Pool.
Entry is now open - you have from 1 August to 30 September to clock up the Ks
Grand prize a luxury weekend stay at Mahia - enter now!
Try Tairāwhiti Maps - the new user-friendly mapping service.
More property information is available - shows your water toby, stormwater and wastewater service, rubbish collection days, cycle and walkways and more.
It has the latest aerial photographs in colour.
Have a play and find your property.
A new community-led development fund offering small and medium grants
Our activities and projects for 2014/15 and how we will pay for them
Includes - enviroschools, constructing farm tracks, ECEP potential new look
Check out the council and committee meetings on this month
Yet another illegal discharge to the sewage system has got staff wondering where...
The second of 3 long term plan (LTP) public workshops will be held...
Do you have a creative project that just needs some funding to get...
Reducing possum numbers in the district will get a helping hand later this...
We want to know how a load of greenwaste and other items...