Latest media releases
Locals contribute to huge Banks Street development
Our Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade on Banks Street is one of the biggest infrastructure developments in Tairāwhiti.
Oil spill response practiced last week
Tairāwhiti marine oil spill team used their newest gear in an Inner Harbour training exercise last week.
Quick online survey about bees
Anyone with an interest in beekeeping can fill out a short survey until 12noon Tuesday, 31 May.
Alternative communication at our parks
Exciting, colourful new boards in the Botanical Gardens pave the way for a more inclusive community.
Celebrating heroes for Road Safety Week 2022
Our road safety heroes will be celebrated on Council's Facebook page to recognise Road Safety Week which starts today.
Wheelie bins could replace stickers on bags for rubbish
Council investigates wheelie bins for kerbside collection around Tairāwhiti.
Tackling Tairāwhiti’s big challenges
Council is tackling the big challenges for Tairāwhiti with the Regional Policy Statement (RPS) review now underway.
Tairāwhiti in bounce back mode
It’s recovery mode in Tairāwhiti today as multiple crews headed out at first light to clear trees from roads and restore power to around 2300 homes across the region.
Tairāwhiti hunkering down in tough conditions
Stay home and stay safe is the call from Council chief executive Nedine Thatcher Swann.
Campgrounds close today
All Council camping areas around the region close from today with the impending arrival of Cyclone Fili tonight.