Southern Pipeline drilling hits the target

The drilling phase of the Southern Pipeline Harbour Crossing project is now complete. At midday on Saturday 5 August, the drill successfully reached the Memorial Park side from Matapihi, after two weeks of drilling work. This marks a significant milestone... Read More

Council to hear Elder Housing recommendations

At the Community and Culture Committee meeting on Tuesday, 8 August, elected members will be presented with the findings from Tauranga City Council's Elder Housing review, along with recommendations on which options to progress further. Council... Read More

Exciting changes recommended for Tauranga Library

Today the City Transformation Committee has approved the recommendation to focus on developing plans for a new library building, agreeing that the current central library building is not suitable for a future proofed, fit for purpose central library... Read More

Council’s events fund boosts Tauranga’s community

Tauranga City Council supports 12 great community events through its Community Events Fund, adding to the city's exciting events calendar. The successful community events are varied with a strong focus on location and seasonality. Most are free... Read More

Development partner candidates shortlisted

Council has approved a shortlist of three parties to proceed to a Request for Proposal (RFP) stage for the development and delivery of a new civic administration building, surrounding open space and other civic and commercial elements of the Heart of... Read More

Temporary access for Mauao base track opens today

A temporary pathway around a slip on Mauao is now open. The track guides walkers up the hill above the slip site. The temporary solution involves several sets of steps and as a result is not suitable for prams, strollers and wheelchairs. The steps are... Read More

Council appoints partner to activate CBD site

Council is pleased to announce it will partner with Little Big Events to activate the space on the corner of Willow Street and Hamilton Street once the Council administration building is demolished. Little Big Events are the creators and managers of... Read More



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