Discussions underway for Mauao Base Track repairs

Tauranga City Council staff have been working through a tender process with contractors as they seek a long-term solution to the slip that buried part of the Base Track in 2017. The preferred plan is to re-route a 250m section of the track along the...... Read More

Committee agrees on management Tauranga reserves

Last week the Community and Culture Committee agreed on the final changes to be made to the Tauranga Reserves Management Plan as a result of consultation with the community last year. This plan, which the committee will recommend to the Council for adoption...... Read More

Waiāri Water Supply Scheme - Award of contract

The build of Tauranga’s third water treatment plant is hitting a new milestone, with the contract for the first phase of construction of the water mains trunk awarded to local firm HEB Construction. Tauranga City Council is investing $115 million...... Read More

Durham Street project update - Friday, 15 February

Spring Street and Durham Street Intersections We are excited to announce a major milestone in the project this coming week! On Monday (18 February), we will be shifting the traffic travelling on Durham Street through the Durham Street/Spring S­­treet...... Read More

Upgrade of Kopurererua Valley cycleway

From Monday, the current gravel cycle path in Kopurererua Valley will be chip sealed to make it easier and safer for people on all types of bikes. The work will affect people currently using the path as detours and closures are expected. E.g., access...... Read More

Council adopt sinking lid policy on gambling venue

Tauranga City Council’s Community and Culture Committee decided today to adopt a ‘sinking lid’ policy on gambling venues and gaming machines. From 14 March 2019, no new gambling venues will be allowed to set up in Tauranga, and no additional...... Read More

Call on residents to continue to mind water use

Following a straight run of 28 days without rain, and what looks like more dry, sunny weeks ahead of us, Tauranga City Council is reminding people to continue to be wise when watering their gardens. The initial response to the announcement of water restrictions...... Read More

Mauao Base Track section closed due to swells

A section of Mauao’s base track has been closed temporarily due to heavy swells. The closed section is about half way round the track, meaning that walkers will have to turn back rather than complete the full circuit. If you choose to walk the...... Read More

Opinion Poll

Should the speed on SH2, between Katikati and Bethlehem, be reduced to 80km/h?