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Annual Plan engagement

Annual Plan engagement

Wairoa District Councillors and staff are out on the road this week as part of the 2020/21 Annual Plan engagement process.

10 August 2020

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Big wins from buy local campaign

Big wins from buy local campaign

More than $100,000 in local spending has been recorded through the Wairoa District Council Tautoko Wairoa Buy Local campaign.

10 August 2020

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PGF funding boosts marae and employment

PGF funding boosts marae and employment

Wairoa received another funding boost today (07.08.20) with the Government pledging nearly $4 million that will create around 200 jobs in the district and drive economic growth for the region.

7 August 2020

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Annual Plan engagement

Annual Plan engagement

Wairoa District Councillors and staff are out on the road this week as part of the 2020/21 Annual Pl...

10 August 2020

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Big wins from buy local campaign

Big wins from buy local campaign

More than $100,000 in local spending has been recorded through the Wairoa District Council Tautoko W...

10 August 2020

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PGF funding boosts marae and employment

PGF funding boosts marae and employment

Wairoa received another funding boost today (07.08.20) with the Government pledging nearly $4 millio...

7 August 2020

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Mayors welcome further information on Government support for three waters

Mayors welcome further information on Government support for three waters

The five councils of Hawke’s Bay welcome yesterday’s announcement from Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minist...

5 August 2020

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Support our local businesses - shop local

Support our local businesses - shop local

Local retail therapy paid off for Maria Chase who was the winner of the most recent $100 Tautoko W...

3 August 2020

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Landfill pricing change

Landfill pricing change

The cost of dumping general and green waste at the Wairoa Landfill will increase from September 1.

31 July 2020

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Community invited to attend Wairoa local commissioning model hui

Community invited to attend Wairoa local commissioning model hui

The community is being asked to voice their opinions at a hui on Tuesday 4 August, 5.30pm to 7.30pm ...

30 July 2020

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Shopping in Wairoa and winning

Shopping in Wairoa and winning

Shopping locally meant winning locally for Mere Whaanga, the winner of last week’s Shop and Win in...

24 July 2020

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Shop and win

Shop and win

It was another successful week for the Wairoa District Council Tautoko Wairoa Buy Local Campaign wit...

20 July 2020

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Library launches adult reading programme

Library launches adult reading programme

Explore the world with the Wairoa Library’s Adult Reading Programme.

20 July 2020

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Wairoa to pilot localised commissioning approach

Wairoa to pilot localised commissioning approach

Wairoa has been selected as one of four entities to receive funding to pilot a localised approach to...

16 July 2020

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Great Gaiety entertainment

Great Gaiety entertainment

Wairoa’s Gaiety Theatre is the place to be these school holidays. Youngsters have been flocking to...

13 July 2020

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Shop and Win

Shop and Win

Shopping locally was a double win for Maureen Kerley, the most recent winner of the Wairoa District ...

13 July 2020

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Councils welcome Government’s support for collaboration on three waters

Councils welcome Government’s support for collaboration on three waters

The five councils of Hawke’s Bay today welcome the Prime Minister’s announcement on three waters...

8 July 2020

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Weather bomb mop up

Weather bomb mop up

Wairoa District Council chief executive Steven May said last week’s weather event dumped around 13...

8 July 2020

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Opoutama dump station temporarily disconnected

Opoutama dump station temporarily disconnected

Complaints relating to the Blue Bay Opoutama vehicle waste station has resulted in the dump station ...

7 July 2020

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Focus of contestable grant to remain on Wairoa River restoration

Focus of contestable grant to remain on Wairoa River restoration

A commitment to restoring and regenerating the mauri of the Wairoa River remains the focus of this y...

29 June 2020

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Shop and win in Wairoa

Shop and win in Wairoa

Buying local turned out to be a bonus for Wairoa Shop and Win winner Michael Angland.

26 June 2020

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Town centre urban design plan underway

Town centre urban design plan underway

Wairoa’s rich and unique heritage will be recognised in the Te Wairoa E Whanake - Rise up and Grow...

24 June 2020

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Shop and win in Wairoa

Shop and win in Wairoa

Post-pandemic local retail therapy just got even better.

10 June 2020

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Draft Annual Plan to be considered by Council

Draft Annual Plan to be considered by Council

The 2020/21 Draft Annual Plan and average rates increase will be considered at next Tuesday’s full...

9 June 2020

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Just a couple of clicks to lodge a request

Just a couple of clicks to lodge a request

The Wairoa District Council invites all local people to help keep our town in tip top shape.

9 June 2020

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Check new regulations before you build

Check new regulations before you build

New exemptions to the Building Act will allow more work to be undertaken without a building consent.

8 June 2020

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Proposed rates increase kept as low as possible

Proposed rates increase kept as low as possible

This year’s Wairoa District Council rates are not expected to rise above an average of 5%.

29 May 2020

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Three Wairoa projects get Government funding

Three Wairoa projects get Government funding

Three vital Wairoa roading and construction projects will go ahead under the Government’s COVID-19...

25 May 2020

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Rubbish collection service back to usual from May 25

Rubbish collection service back to usual from May 25

The free rubbish collection service – including the use of any unofficial household rubbish bags ...

20 May 2020

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More Warmer Kiwi Homes

More Warmer Kiwi Homes

The COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund ensures an estimated 9,000 additional New Zealand houses wi...

18 May 2020

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Safety is a priority with Council facilities

Safety is a priority with Council facilities

Council chief executive Steven May said staff and customers are looking forward to the gradual re-op...

15 May 2020

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Incumbent Council CEO reappointed to top spot

Incumbent Council CEO reappointed to top spot

The reappointment was resolved at last Tuesday’s Council meeting with councillors voting unanimous...

12 May 2020

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Fly dumping continues during L4 and L3 lock down

Fly dumping continues during L4 and L3 lock down

There has been an increase in fly dumping along the Wairoa River.

12 May 2020

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