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Published: Friday, 28 Apr 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Locals and visitors are making the most of the revamped waterfront and the eight new street art pieces on central city walls.


Published: Friday, 28 Apr 2017 09:00 by Tauranga City Council

Matariki is the Maori name for the star cluster also known as the Pleiades. In the last few days of May, we can observe Matariki rise in the north-eastern horizon just before dawn.


Published: Friday, 28 Apr 2017 08:30 by Tauranga City Council

Whether it is the preferred travel method to get to work or school, for recreation or to experience the region’s scenery, cycling is a fun, affordable and healthy way to travel


Published: Friday, 28 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 27 April 2017.


Published: Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

The Tauranga Street Art Festival continues to follow its Paradox theme by merging street art events with unexpected locations in Tauranga.


Published: Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

A number of walkways around Tauranga remain closed due to slip damage after severe weather earlier in April.


Published: Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

Do you have a great idea for a community event and need some financial backing to make it happen?


Published: Friday, 21 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

The base track of Mauao remains closed due to damage from Cyclone Cook.


Published: Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga’s new tidal stairs, pier and pontoon are now open


Published: Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 20 April 2017.


Published: Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council is asking the community for feedback on the future look and feel of Durham Street and Durham Lane


Published: Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council has decided to revamp Mount Manganui’s Phoenix Park.


Published: Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Join us on Anzac Day as we honour the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved.


Published: Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council and Western Bay of Plenty District Council are joining forces to reduce the risk and harm from dog attacks in the sub-region.


Published: Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

The public consultation on the draft Annual Plan 2017/18 is open until 5pm on Thursday 20 April 2017.


Published: Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Click here to stay updated with the latest information on Cyclone Cook and how to be prepared.


Published: Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

Severe weather update for Cyclone Cook. And a bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 13 April 2017.


Published: Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 11:30 by Tauranga City Council

Important notice about Thursday's kerbside rubbish collection.


Published: Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

There is a strong wind warning in place from later today. Severe gales with gusts of 150km/h or more are possible.


Published: Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 10:15 by Tauranga City Council

A Severe Weather Watch remains in place in the Bay of Plenty for the heavy rain and high winds that are anticipated today and tomorrow.


Published: Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

More of the base track on Mauao has now been reopened and is accessible from the Mount Maunganui beach side of the mountain.


Published: Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 09:30 by Tauranga City Council

A plan to upgrade Tauranga’s parking machines to a paperless system has been postponed until July.


Published: Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 09:00 by Tauranga City Council

Three trees behind the Memorial Park pump station will be felled this week as part of work on the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing installation.


Published: Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 09:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council will begin to seek feedback from the Welcome Bay community to find out whether they support the development of a supermarket on Council-owned land.


Published: Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

The New Zealand Society of Local Government Managers (SOLGM) recognises excellence in government through their annual awards


Published: Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

There is a Severe Weather Watch in place for the heavy rain that we are expecting tomorrow and Thursday.


Published: Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga waterfront’s new tidal stairs, pier and pontoon are opening to the public today.


Published: Monday, 10 Apr 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

The existing Mauao base track closure will remain in place until 5pm on Tuesday 11 April.


Published: Friday, 07 Apr 2017 08:30 by Tauranga City Council

Join us as we honour the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts.


Published: Friday, 07 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 6 April 2017.


Published: Thursday, 06 Apr 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

UPDATED: A section of the Mauao base track has fallen away in a large slip.


Published: Thursday, 06 Apr 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Construction has begun on the final stage of the Southern Pipeline – the Harbour Crossing – with drilling works set to start from next month.


Published: Wednesday, 05 Apr 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A quick rundown from Tauranga City Council.


Published: Wednesday, 05 Apr 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council’s City Transformation committee has supported a recommendation to develop Phoenix Park to include an accessible open space and parking.


Published: Wednesday, 05 Apr 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

The base track on Mauao has been closed for public safety due to storm damage, including slips and debris.


Published: Wednesday, 05 Apr 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

Mount Maunganui Beachside Holiday Park has been recognised through Qualmark’s Gold Sustainable Tourism Business Award.


Published: Tuesday, 04 Apr 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

A section of Grenada Street between Sandhurst Drive and Sunrise Ave will be closed later this afternoon due to surface flooding.


Published: Friday, 31 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Friday, 31 Mar 2017 08:30 by Tauranga City Council

Applying for building consents in Tauranga is set to get easier with the launch of Tauranga City Council’s new online building consent offering.


Published: Friday, 31 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Paradox Live welcomes street art festival with Troy Kingi and Bailey Wiley


Published: Thursday, 30 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 30 March 2017.


Published: Thursday, 30 Mar 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council is seeking registrations of interest to activate its Willow Street site once the Council administration building is demolished


Published: Tuesday, 28 Mar 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

Most of the waste that Tauranga residents send to landfill could be recycled or composted, latest audit figures show.


Published: Tuesday, 28 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Today Council considered Tauranga City Council’s final proposal for the Housing Infrastructure Fund and approved it for release to the Government on 31 March.


Published: Tuesday, 28 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Paradox: Tauranga Street Art Festival opens to the public today with 22 works by the world-famous Banksy on display.


Published: Monday, 27 Mar 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

The Maleme Street Transfer Station is now open.


Published: Monday, 27 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

The days of displaying a parking ticket on your dashboard are nearly over.


Published: Friday, 24 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

This year’s Travel Safe ‘Design your own helmet’ competition received a record number of entries with 1649 entries in six categories.


Published: Friday, 24 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Friday, 24 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

On Tuesday next week, Council will be asked to consider Tauranga City Council’s final proposal for the Housing Infrastructure Fund.


Published: Friday, 24 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A recent court appeal has found that a term in a clause of Tauranga City Council’s Traffic and Parking Bylaw 2012 is too broad.


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 18:00 by Tauranga City Council

Have your say on next year’s budget


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 17:30 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 23 March 2017.


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council Elected Members have seen first-hand how quality urban design can transform and revitalise a place, with a trip to Auckland.


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

About 20 ducks dumped at McLaren Falls a week ago are looking for new homes.


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

The Tauranga Harbour Marine Precinct is the very first project to receive payment from the Bay of Plenty Regional Council’s Regional Infrastructure Fund.


Published: Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A damaged water drain caused flooding at the Historic Village yesterday.


Published: Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council has today announced the nine members of the new Heart of the City Programme Technical Advisory Group (TAG).


Published: Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

Some misconceptions have found their way into the debate around the proposed Plan Change 25 and impact on open space. This is an attempt at setting the record straight.


Published: Monday, 20 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A large section of Mauao’s base track will be closed on 28-29 March, from 8am to 5:30pm both days.


Published: Monday, 20 Mar 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

The public consultation on Tauranga City Council's draft Annual Plan 2017/18 is now open. Submissions can be made until 5pm on Thursday 20 April 2017.


Published: Friday, 17 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Six of the world’s finest street artists will grace iconic central city walls with a series of works as part of Paradox: Tauranga Street Art Festival


Published: Friday, 17 Mar 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Welcome to your Tauranga Harbour Marine Precinct construction update: Inside Vessel Works.


Published: Thursday, 16 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 16 march 2017.


Published: Wednesday, 15 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council will look to seek feedback from the community as it considers whether to proceed with the development of a supermarket in Welcome Bay on a Council-owned site.


Published: Monday, 13 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Mauao’s Oruahine track was closed on Friday, 10 March, due to a rockfall event. This closure will remain in place until Wednesday, 15 March.


Published: Saturday, 11 Mar 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

Maleme Street (Maleme Street, Greerton) transfer station is now back to normal.


Published: Friday, 10 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Mauao’s Oruahine track has been closed due to a rockfall event.


Published: Thursday, 09 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Updated tsunami evacuation maps will be delivered to all households within the Mount and Papamoa evacuation zones next week.


Published: Thursday, 09 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 9 march 2017.


Published: Thursday, 09 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Councillors will meet next week to discuss three Council-owned sites for a potential supermarket development in Welcome Bay.


Published: Wednesday, 08 Mar 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

The City Transformation Committee yesterday resolved that the site options for a museum be restricted to 91 Willow Street and the Cliff Road site.


Published: Tuesday, 07 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

The trial of body-worn video cameras for Tauranga City Council’s parking officers has proved successful.


Published: Tuesday, 07 Mar 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

With the new Housing Accord signed last year, Tauranga developers and landowners can continue to approach Council with requests to consider new Special Housing Areas (SHAs).


Published: Monday, 06 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Following complaints from some members of the public relating to building consents, Tauranga City Council has initiated an independent review.


Published: Monday, 06 Mar 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

A light, four-seater aircraft called for a full emergency landing at Tauranga Airport this morning after reporting landing gear issues.


Published: Friday, 03 Mar 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Thursday, 02 Mar 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 2 march 2017.


Published: Thursday, 02 Mar 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

Updated tsunami evacuation maps will be delivered to all households within the Mount and Papamoa evacuation zones later this month.


Published: Wednesday, 01 Mar 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Last year, Parliament passed a bill giving territorial authorities the power to create local policies that allow shop trading on Easter Sunday.


Published: Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council will host and support a range of events to celebrate the city’s reserves during Parks Week, which takes place from 4 to 12 March.


Published: Sunday, 26 Feb 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

Thank you to everyone for your patience over the weekend while we tried to resolve the technical issue with our weighbridges at Te Maunga and Maleme Street transfer stations.


Published: Friday, 24 Feb 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

A key theme to come out of Tauranga’s inaugural Economic Development and Investment Committee was to embrace change.


Published: Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 23 February 2017.


Published: Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Paradox: Tauranga Street Art Festival will take its visitors into places they’ve never been before with an exceptional virtual reality experience.


Published: Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

The NZCT AIMS Games 2016 injected $3.05 million into the Western Bay of Plenty economy, generated 47,500 visitor nights and expanded the region’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product) by $1.98 million.


Published: Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

New Zealand’s first on-road, solar-powered electric vehicle (EV) charger - the ‘Electric Station’ - is now open to the public


Published: Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 13:00 by Tauranga City Council

Paradox: Tauranga Street Art Festival will take its visitors into places they’ve never been before with an exceptional virtual reality experience.


Published: Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 16 February 2017.


Published: Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Council will next week decide on the next steps for a museum, city library and new performance venue in the city centre


Published: Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Key city centre streets and open spaces in the heart of the city, including Durham Street, Wharf Street and Elizabeth Street


Published: Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

In today’s Council meeting, Elected Members looked at the third and final year of the Long Term Plan, debating which proposals would be included in the draft Annual Plan 2017/18.


Published: Friday, 10 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Friday, 10 Feb 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

If you love the city centre then Valentine’s Day is your final day for expressions of interest to be part of Council’s Heart of the City Programme Technical Advisory Group.


Published: Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 16:30 by Tauranga City Council

Aspen Reserve, in Tauranga’s city centre, was a hive of activity today as the community gave feedback on how they would like to see the inner city park redeveloped in the future.


Published: Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 16:15 by Tauranga City Council

Have your say on the draft Wairakei Stream Landscape Plan. The plan proposes how 10 hectares of stormwater reserve in Papamoa should be enhanced over the next 10 years.


Published: Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 9 February 2017.


Published: Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 10:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tenders are now open for the deconstruction and demolition of Tauranga City Council’s Administration building on Willow Street.


Published: Friday, 03 Feb 2017 12:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Thursday, 02 Feb 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council is seeking expressions of interest for Technical Advisory Group (TAG) positions for its Heart of the City Programme


Published: Thursday, 02 Feb 2017 17:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 2 February 2017.


Published: Wednesday, 01 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Community feedback is being sought on a draft landscape plan that proposes how 10 hectares of stormwater reserve in Papamoa should be enhanced over the next 10 years.


Published: Wednesday, 01 Feb 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City’s Elected Members are today receiving a briefing about concept design options for a proposed visitor information centre (VIC) to be located at Coronation Park, Mount Maunganui.


Published: Friday, 27 Jan 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

A total fire ban has been put in place along the coastal strip of Mount Maunganui and Papamoa from 12pm today until further notice.


Published: Friday, 27 Jan 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 26 January 2017.


Published: Friday, 27 Jan 2017 08:00 by Tauranga City Council

A dawn service will be held on Monday, 6 February at Hopukiore (Mount Drury) to commemorate the signing of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi.


Published: Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council is investigating the future of Aspen Reserve and is seeking your input into the look and feel of the park.


Published: Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council wants to remind people about using water efficiently and effectively. In summer we all need to be “smart” about how much water we are using.


Published: Wednesday, 25 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

As part of its road safety programme, Tauranga City Council is making some changes to the intersection of Fraser Street and 18th Avenue.


Published: Wednesday, 25 Jan 2017 09:00 by Tauranga City Council

A large number of Tauranga households have received an incorrect Tsunami evacuation map, due to a delivery error by New Zealand Post.


Published: Tuesday, 24 Jan 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A dawn service will be held on Monday 6 February at Hopukiore (Mount Drury) to commemorate the signing of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi.


Published: Monday, 23 Jan 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

Resurfacing works will start tomorrow Tuesday 24 January at the intersection of Poike Road and Windermere Drive.


Published: Friday, 20 Jan 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 16:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 19 January 2017.


Published: Wednesday, 18 Jan 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Tsunami evacuation maps will be delivered to households along the coastal strip from Mauao (Mount Maunganui) to Wairakei (Papamoa East) next week.


Published: Friday, 13 Jan 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

Road work and closure information from around the city.


Published: Thursday, 12 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

With Paradox: Tauranga Street Art Festival opening on 28 March and running through to mid-June we’re looking forward to an exciting new addition to Tauranga’s events calendar.


Published: Thursday, 12 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 12 January 2017.


Published: Thursday, 12 Jan 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

Urban areas of Tauranga remain unaffected by a suspension on open air fire permits being issued in the Western Bay of Plenty.


Published: Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

A section of Fraser Street between 17th Avenue and 18th Avenue will be closed next week


Published: Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

If public feedback is anything to go by, a trial project to help people learn more about waste minimisation has concluded with initial signs pointing to it being a success.


Published: Friday, 06 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

Emergency repairs on a bulk water main on Welcome Bay Road require an emergency water shutdown from 8pm tonight for approximately 4 – 5 hours


Published: Thursday, 05 Jan 2017 15:00 by Tauranga City Council

A bullet point list of updates from around Council for the week 5 January 2017


Published: Thursday, 05 Jan 2017 11:00 by Tauranga City Council

Welcome to the first Tauranga Harbour Marine Precinct construction update


Published: Tuesday, 03 Jan 2017 09:00 by Tauranga City Council

Nothing to worry about; it's due to a water shutdown we had to perform yesterday to repair a broken water main. Run an outdoor tap for 5 minutes and it should clear. Call us if it doesn't.


Published: Sunday, 01 Jan 2017 14:00 by Tauranga City Council

Congratulations to Stuart Crosby who was made an Officer of the Order of Merit yesterday.