August 2018 media releases

Outdated irrigators in front of the courts again

Two companies have been fined for accidental dairy effluent discharges

Stopbank completion marks major milestone in flood-repair project

New section of the College Road stopbank in Edgecumbe completed

Health warning issued for Waihī Estuary at Pukehina

Potentially toxic algae poses a health risk for people and dogs.

Research on whitebait ‘love zones’

Council is researching whitebait spawning areas

New spots for Kaituna whitebaiters

Whitebaiters will need to find new fishing locations while Ford Road is closed.

Pedestrian-only access to continue through Kopeopeo Containment Site

The section of the Whakatāne River bank will remain pedestrian-only access

Regional Councillor numbers to remain same

Councillors voted yesterday to maintain the current representation structure