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  • Doug Leeder and Garry Poole

    Marine Precinct funding agreement signed

    19 November 2015 10:00 a.m.

    A $5 million agreement providing funding to the Tauranga Marine Precinct was signed yesterday by Tauranga City Council and Bay of Plenty Regional Council. 

  • Riparian Fencing

    Waterway and wildlife protection wins

    23 November 2015 2:00 p.m.

    Bay of Plenty Regional Council targets for waterway and wildlife protection were exceeded last year according to a report presented to the Regional Direction and Delivery Committee last week.

  • Rotorua bus lowres

    Committed to improving Rotorua's Public Transport

    25 November 2015 2:30 p.m.

    The Regional Council worked closely with Rotorua Lakes Council during the recent network review and changes made to the Cityride Network at the request of Rotorua Lakes Council as part of their CBD revitalisation project is one of the factors that has contributed to the fall in patronage.

  • Oil Spill Exercise

    Oil spill training exercise at Port of Tauranga

    10 November 2015 2:00 p.m.

    An oil spill training exercise was held at the Port of Tauranga yesterday to help maintain and build oil spill response capability amongst first responders at New Zealand’s largest port.

  • Hinehopu Bay

    Dry conditions mean low lake levels

    12 November 2015 10:00 a.m.

    A very dry season to date led Bay of Plenty Regional Council to issue a low lake level notification at the start of this month.