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Faster property information service

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Faster property information service

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Faster property information service Accessing property information will soon be a much quicker and more convenient process for people in the Far North. The Far North District Council plans to scan and store electronically about 50,000 property and resource consent files, which are […]

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Faster property information service – Far North District Council

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Faster property information service – Far North District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Faster property information service – Far North District Council Accessing property information will soon be a much quicker and more convenient process for people in the Far North. The Far North District Council plans to scan and store electronically about 50,000 property and resource […]

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KPMG to review Council procurement process

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on KPMG to review Council procurement process

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: KPMG to review Council procurement process The Far North District Council has appointed international finance and audit company, KPMG, to review its procurement processes. The Council has sent a five-member, Auckland-based team from KPMG New Zealand a list of all Council procurement contracts over […]

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‘B’ performance rating for Council

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on ‘B’ performance rating for Council

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: ‘B’ performance rating for Council Local government experts have given the Far North District Council a B rating for performance in a report released yesterday. The Council is one of 18 local authorities that agreed to be assessed under Local Government New Zealand’s inaugural […]

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New Year by-election for Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Ward

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New Year by-election for Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Ward

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: New Year by-election for Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Ward Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Ward residents will elect a new Far North District Councillor early next year to replace Willow-Jean Prime, who has resigned from Council to become a list MP. Ms Prime confirmed her resignation on […]

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Customer survey shows improving trend

By   /  September 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Customer survey shows improving trend

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Customer survey shows improving trend A customer survey undertaken by the Far North District Council shows an improving trend in satisfaction with customer services. The Council’s Long Term Plan 2015-25 requires it to undertake an annual resident opinion survey to measure satisfaction with its […]

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New fund to build ambitious community assets

By   /  September 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New fund to build ambitious community assets

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: New fund to build ambitious community assets A new fund to help communities build ambitious and economically sustainable infrastructure has been launched by the Far North District Council. The Infrastructure Grant Fund aims to encourage the creation of bold new infrastructure that directly benefits […]

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Future secured for Kawakawa pool

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Future secured for Kawakawa pool

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Future secured for Kawakawa pool The long-term future of Te Papawai Bay of Islands Community Pool is more secure after Sport Northland signed a deal to buy it, and an adjoining recreation centre, from the Bay of Islands College last week. Under the deal, […]

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Peer support training for youth leaders

By   /  September 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Peer support training for youth leaders

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Peer support training for youth leaders Youth leaders in the Far North will gain new skills so they can help other youths reach their potential, thanks to the Far North District Council and Far North Youth Council. The councils have received funding of $24,000 […]

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Campground owners withdraw reserve lease request

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Campground owners withdraw reserve lease request

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Campground owners withdraw reserve lease request The owners of a Doubtless Bay campground have withdrawn a request to lease part of a public reserve at Whatuwhiwhi to accommodate an overflow of peak-season campers. The Council agreed on 10 August to lease a 1600-square-metre section […]

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Next step for Kawakawa Hundertwasser Park Centre – Te Hononga

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Next step for Kawakawa Hundertwasser Park Centre – Te Hononga

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Next step for Kawakawa Hundertwasser Park Centre – Te Hononga A change to land currently used as a car park is being proposed to allow the Kawakawa Hundertwasser Park Centre – Te Hononga to be built behind the famous Hundertwasser toilets. The proposed facility […]

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Exciting developments proposed for Kaitaia reserve

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Exciting developments proposed for Kaitaia reserve

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Exciting developments proposed for Kaitaia reserve A community plan to transform an under-used reserve in Kaitaia into a community recreation area has taken another step forward. The Far North District Council has started formal public consultation to lease Tangonge Domain Recreation Reserve in Bonnetts […]

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Green light for Opua vintage railway station

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Green light for Opua vintage railway station

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Green light for Opua vintage railway station An independent commissioner appointed by the Far North District Council and the Northland Regional Council has signed-off on an application to build a railway station near Opua, but declined an application for an adjacent coastal reclamation project. […]

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Second homes easier under rural rule change

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Second homes easier under rural rule change

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Second homes easier under rural rule change Far North farmers and lifestyle block owners now have an easier path to building a second, small home to accommodate whanau or earn extra income following changes to planning rules for rural properties. From the beginning of […]

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Disability Action Group seeks new members

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Disability Action Group seeks new members

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Disability Action Group seeks new members The Disability Action Group is seeking new members from the community to help it take positive action and make a difference on Far North disability issues. The group is especially keen to hear from potential members who have […]

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Happy ending for problem-dog Laska

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Happy ending for problem-dog Laska

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Happy ending for problem-dog Laska The Council’s commitment to finding a new home for problem-dog, Laska, has paid off with the husky-cross being rehomed in the Far North. The court awarded an order for the destruction of Laska last June after its Russell-based owner […]

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Free pizzas encourage an appetite for reading

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Free pizzas encourage an appetite for reading

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Free pizzas encourage an appetite for reading Far North District libraries are celebrating the 2017 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, and to encourage a healthy hunger for reading, HELL Pizza is giving Northland kids free pizza. The HELL Reading Challenge […]

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New milestone for Kerikeri Wastewater Project

By   /  August 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New milestone for Kerikeri Wastewater Project

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: New milestone for Kerikeri Wastewater Project The Kerikeri Wastewater Project, the Far North District Council’s biggest capital works project, has reached another milestone. One-quarter of the sewerage network has now been built and tenders to build the new Kerikeri Wastewater Treatment Plant have closed. […]

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Survey imagines libraries of the future

By   /  August 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Survey imagines libraries of the future

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Survey imagines libraries of the future Far North residents are being asked to share their ideas on how the district’s libraries can evolve to face the challenges of our changing communities in the decades to come.  The opinions of existing library users and non-users […]

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Lower costs for food businesses

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Lower costs for food businesses

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Lower costs for food businesses Food businesses like dairies and coffee carts wanting to set-up shop in the Far North now have lower start-up costs. The Far North District Council has gained accreditation from the Ministry for Primary Industries to verify more food sellers […]

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