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Free microchipping, neutering for Kaitaia dogs

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Free microchipping, neutering for Kaitaia dogs

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Free microchipping, neutering for Kaitaia dogs Kaitaia dog owners can have their pooch chipped and snipped for free at Kaitaia A&P Showgrounds next week during council’s second dog day – Nga Kuri Auau o Kaitaia. The Friday 28 July event will offer all Kaitaia […]

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No breach to election rules say police

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on No breach to election rules say police

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: No breach to election rules say police Far North Mayor John Carter has welcomed a police decision not to pursue an allegation that the Council, and a Councillor standing for election, breached the Electoral Act. The Far North Electoral Officer, Dale Ofsoske, has also […]

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Rates take lower than expected in 2017/18

By   /  July 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Rates take lower than expected in 2017/18

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Rates take lower than expected in 2017/18 A lower rates take due to reduced operating expenditure and lower forecast debt is part of the 2017/18 Annual Plan the Far North District Council adopted last week. Council confirmed the third year of its 2015-25 Long […]

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Community takes control of Te Ahu from July

By   /  July 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Community takes control of Te Ahu from July

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Community takes control of Te Ahu from July Kaitaia will take over full control of Te Ahu, the town’s flagship community centre, from 1 July, following the Far North District Council’s endorsement of a governance and handover plan. The decision, taken by Council during […]

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Kawakawa pool to get new water heater

By   /  June 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Kawakawa pool to get new water heater

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Kawakawa pool to get new water heater The Far North District Council and Kawakawa Business and Community Association will stump up nearly $60,000 to replace a broken heat pump at Te Papawai Bay of Islands Community Pool. The heat pump – one of two […]

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‘Chip and snip’ dog day a huge success

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on ‘Chip and snip’ dog day a huge success

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: ‘Chip and snip’ dog day a huge success Nearly 100 Kaikohe dogs were microchipped for free and 80 signed-up for neutering at hugely successful ‘chip and snip’ Dog Day on Friday. Nga Kuri Auau o Kaikohe was a pilot that aimed to help reduce […]

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Prosecutions send strong dog control message

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Prosecutions send strong dog control message

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Prosecutions send strong dog control message Far North District Council says a 100 per cent success rate in dog-related prosecutions, combined with increased emphasis on responsible ownership, is sending a clear message to dog-owners in the district. Last week, the council’s Animal Management Unit […]

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FNDC welcomes youth cadets – Far North District Council

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on FNDC welcomes youth cadets – Far North District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: FNDC welcomes youth cadets – Far North District Council Four cadets were welcomed to the Far North District Council by senior staff, the chief executive, the Mayor and the Deputy Mayor on Wednesday [7 June]. A morning powhiri was held for the four young […]

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Council to review procurement processes

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Council to review procurement processes

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Council to review procurement processes Far North District Council will conduct an independent review of its procurement processes. Mayor John Carter says a proposal to set up a review panel will be tabled at the next full council meeting on 22 June. The proposal […]

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Food businesses advised to check obligations

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Food businesses advised to check obligations

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Food businesses advised to check obligations Far North District Council is encouraging all café, takeaway and commercial food businesses to check their obligations under the 2014 Food Act before they commit to food safety training. The council is concerned that some food business owners […]

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Kaikohe Dog Day encourages responsible owners

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Kaikohe Dog Day encourages responsible owners

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikohe Dog Day encourages responsible owners Kaikohe dogs can be ‘chipped and snipped’ for free as part of a Far North District Council pilot programme aimed at encouraging responsible dog ownership in the town. Nga Kuri Auau o Kaikohe Dog Day will be held […]

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Councillors confirm library fees

By   /  May 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Councillors confirm library fees

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Councillors confirm library fees Councillors have confirmed a plan to make libraries in the Far North more accessible for all residents by scrapping the annual $15 library Borrowers’ Fee from 1 July. Council made the decision during a deliberations meeting earlier this month. […]

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Councillors confirm library fees – Far North District Council

By   /  May 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Councillors confirm library fees – Far North District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Councillors confirm library fees – Far North District Council Councillors have confirmed a plan to make libraries in the Far North more accessible for all residents by scrapping the annual $15 library Borrowers’ Fee from 1 July. Council made the decision during a deliberations […]

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Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs

By   /  May 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs The Far North District Council wants to acknowledge and thank Sue Dennis for her eight years of dedicated work looking after and re-homing the district’s unwanted dogs. Ms Dennis has worked as a contractor for council since November […]

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Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract

By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract The company selected to build Kerikeri’s new wastewater reticulation network says it will use local tradespeople and businesses wherever possible during the multi-million dollar construction project. The Far North District Council has awarded Northland-based United Civil Construction […]

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Work begins on Te Hiku Sports Hub

By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Work begins on Te Hiku Sports Hub

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Work begins on Te Hiku Sports Hub Work on Kaitaia’s new multi-purpose sports hub at Moerua Park was officially launched on Saturday with a ceremony attended by community leaders and the public. The event marked the beginning of construction for phase one of Te […]

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Aiming for excellence

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Aiming for excellence

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Aiming for excellence Communities will soon get an independent picture of how well the Far North District Council is serving the community. The Council is one of 18 New Zealand local authorities that have agreed to be assessed under the CouncilMARK™ local government […]

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Far North Youth Councillors welcomed

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Far North Youth Councillors welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Far North Youth Councillors welcomed Far North Youth Councillors for 2017 were officially welcomed to their leadership roles with a powhiri at Kohewhata Marae in Kaikohe recently. Far North Mayor, Hon John Carter QSO, and Deputy Mayor, Tania McInnes, were also on hand […]

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Far North District Council – Aiming for excellence

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Far North District Council – Aiming for excellence

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Far North District Council – Aiming for excellence Communities will soon get an independent picture of how well the Far North District Council is serving the community. The Council is one of 18 New Zealand local authorities that have agreed to be assessed under […]

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Far North District Council – Far North Youth Councillors welcomed

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Far North District Council – Far North Youth Councillors welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Far North District Council – Far North Youth Councillors welcomed Far North Youth Councillors for 2017 were officially welcomed to their leadership roles with a powhiri at Kohewhata Marae in Kaikohe recently. Far North Mayor, Hon John Carter QSO, and Deputy Mayor, Tania McInnes, […]

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