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

Maleme Street Transfer Station is closed to the public due to flooding. We will update when the situation changes.


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.