Road closures due to half marathon

Starting from 6am on Sunday April 14, roads in the Tauranga area will be closed due to the Pay What You Want Tauranga Half Marathon. In a statement... Read More

Parvovirus found in Western Bay

Several cases of parvovirus has occurred in puppies in the Western Bay in recent days and the council’s animal services officers are urging people... Read More

Gaps in building inspections

A woman has questioned the point of a building inspection after she purchased a leaky residential property in Katikati. The woman, who wishes to remain... Read More

Omokoroa future plan close to being finalised

The preferred option for Omokoroa’s next stage of future urban planning will be finalised by Western Bay of Plenty District Council at the end... Read More

Two years on from Edgecumbe floods

Saturday April 6, marks two years since Tropical Cyclone Debbie caused widespread flooding in the Whakatane District. On the morning of April 6, 2017,... Read More

New car parks in Tauranga CBD

Tauranga motorists will gain about 35 temporary car parks in the CBD from today. Tauranga City Council will provide the new parks as an extension to... Read More

Tauranga City Council launches Antenno

Tauranga City Council has launched the Antenno mobile phone app as a new, easy-to-use platform to connect with them. The Antenno app will replace the... Read More

Increased monitoring of freedom camping sites

Western Bay of Plenty District Council will increase monitoring of freedom camping areas over the kiwifruit harvest season to ensure people are following... Read More

Survey on library hours

Omokoroa and Waihi Beach library users will be surveyed during April for their views on changing the opening hours at their local Western Bay of Plenty... Read More

Winners set to impress on Tauranga roads

The 2019 Travel Safe Design Your Own Helmet Competition winners have been announced at a presentation made yesterday afternoon by Mayor Greg Brownless. The... Read More

Tauranga‘s CCOs release half-yearly reports

Tauranga City Council received half-yearly reports from its council controlled organisations at yesterday's Finance, Audit and Risk Committee meeting. Bay... Read More

Council seeking feedback for pathway

Tauranga City Council is seeking feedback from the community on a possible coastal pathway connecting Memorial Park and the City Centre via The Strand. The... Read More

Works start on Whitianga town centre upgrade

Preparation for Stage Two of the Whitianga town centre upgrade has started, which involves establishing a site for the compound and office and sorting... Read More

SH36 to be closed while new bridge is installed

A new overbridge being built at Tauriko will create a safe travel option for people who are walking and biking between The Lakes and the Tauranga Crossing... Read More

Mixed reaction over Tauranga bylaw

Shop owners along Devonport Road are in two minds over the new bylaw that has been brought in to ban rough sleeping and begging within five metres of... Read More