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Civic Honours call for nominations 2017

Published By   /  March 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Civic Honours call for nominations 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Civic Honours call for nominations 2017 ​Do you know someone who has made an enormous and long-term contribution to the community, and has gone unsung so far? If you do, then here is an opportunity to put them forward for the District’s top honour, a […]

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New YAG members – Whangarei District Council

Published By   /  March 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on New YAG members – Whangarei District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: New YAG members – Whangarei District Council This page contains about introducing the new Youth Advisory Group members for 2017.0 Updated: 23/03/2017 2:01 p.m. ​Ready and raring to go, the 2017 Youth Advisory Group (YAG) members have been selected, orientated and sworn in.  The 16-strong […]

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Fritter 2017 – Whangarei District Council

Published By   /  March 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Fritter 2017 – Whangarei District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Fritter 2017 – Whangarei District Council This page contains information about the annual Fritter Festival on this weekend, 25 March 2017, celebrating 5 years of Fritter. Updated: 23/03/2017 1:56 p.m. ​Attending the festival TOLL STADIUM IS A SMOKE FREE VENUE Access Public access to the […]

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Wet feet on World Water Day

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Wet feet on World Water Day

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Wet feet on World Water Day Thursday, 23 March 2017 4:00 p.m. Teachers from ten Bay of Plenty Schools got their feet wet yesterday, as they learnt how to assess stream health and teach students about freshwater use and impacts. The teachers […]

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Housing First launches to help homeless in Auckland

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Housing First launches to help homeless in Auckland

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Council – Release/Statement Headline: Housing First launches to help homeless in Auckland A new initiative aimed at ending chronic homelessness in Auckland has officially kicked off. Social Housing Minister Amy Adams and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff have launched Housing First Auckland, which aims to house 472 homeless Aucklanders and provide […]

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New cycle track for the Naenae community

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New cycle track for the Naenae community

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: New cycle track for the Naenae community For several years the school has run regular bike skills training sessions for its pupils on an old track but some children have not been able to attend as they didn’t own a bike. Now the track has been upgraded and […]

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New independent directors for Council CCOs

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New independent directors for Council CCOs

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: New independent directors for Council CCOs Mr Peter Steel has been appointed independent director on the board of Seaview Marina Limited for three years until 31 March 2020. Mr Steel joins existing independent director Mr Brian Walshe and Council director Councillor Chris Milne. Mr Hugh McKenzie has been […]

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OECD environment report reinforces opportunities

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on OECD environment report reinforces opportunities

MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council Headline: OECD environment report reinforces opportunities Posted on 22 March 2017 by An OECD report on New Zealand’s environmental performance reinforces the need for regional councils to work with communities on managing freshwater says Chris Laidlaw, Greater Wellington Regional Council chair. “The OECD report recommends involving people […]

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Dog neutering campaigns rolling out nationwide

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jacqui Dean, Local Government, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Dog neutering campaigns rolling out nationwide

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Dog neutering campaigns rolling out nationwide The Government has approved grants to 32 territorial authorities to subsidise neutering for menacing dogs, Associate Minister for Local Government Jacqui Dean has announced today. An $850,000 pool of Government funding to subsidise neutering is part of the national […]

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Freshwater focus for World Water Day

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Freshwater focus for World Water Day

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Freshwater focus for World Water Day Wednesday, 22 March 2017 8:00 a.m. Bay of Plenty Regional Council is celebrating World Water Day today, Wednesday 22 March. Regional Council Chairman Doug Leeder said that Council invests more than $24 million each year into […]

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Register your events for the 2017 Matariki Festival now.

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Register your events for the 2017 Matariki Festival now.

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Register your events for the 2017 Matariki Festival now. This page contains information about registering your event for the 2017 Matariki Festival. Updated:22/03/2017 12:00 a.m. ​As the Endless Summer Festival draws to a close the call is out for events to make this year’s […]

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Matariki Festival – Whangarei District Council

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Matariki Festival – Whangarei District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Matariki Festival – Whangarei District Council This page contains information about registering your event for the 2017 Matariki Festival. Updated: 22/03/2017 12:00 a.m. ​As the Endless Summer Festival draws to a close the call is out for events to make this year’s Matariki Festival, coordinated […]

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Community momentum still strong on Ōhiwa Harbour

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Community momentum still strong on Ōhiwa Harbour

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Community momentum still strong on Ōhiwa Harbour Monday, 20 March 2017 12:00 p.m. On Tuesday 13 March, the first Ōhiwa Harbour Implementation Forum hui for the new triennium was held on Kutarere Marae. The hui was an opportunity to take stock of […]

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Northland tsunami siren network testing early April

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Northland tsunami siren network testing early April

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Northland tsunami siren network testing early April This page contains information about tsunami siren network testing for Northland, in early April. Updated:17/03/2017 12:00 a.m. ​Tsunami sirens from Te Hapua to Mangawhai will be tested when daylight saving ends early next month. The 160-plus Northland […]

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Siren-Network-Testing – Whangarei District Council

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Siren-Network-Testing – Whangarei District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Siren-Network-Testing – Whangarei District Council This page contains information about tsunami siren network testing for Northland, in early April. Updated: 17/03/2017 12:00 a.m. ​Tsunami sirens from Te Hapua to Mangawhai will be tested when daylight saving ends early next month. The 160-plus Northland sirens will […]

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Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan Refundable deposits on drink containers and the opening of eight new recycling centres are just two proposals in a draft Waste Management and Minimisation Plan council is asking for public feedback on. The plan sets […]

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Far North District Council – Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Far North District Council – Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Far North District Council – Council asks for input on waste minimisation plan Refundable deposits on drink containers and the opening of eight new recycling centres are just two proposals in a draft Waste Management and Minimisation Plan council is asking for public feedback […]

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Speech to Local Government New Zealand Rural & Provincial Sector Meeting

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Anne Tolley, Local Government, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Speech  /  Comments Off on Speech to Local Government New Zealand Rural & Provincial Sector Meeting

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Speech to Local Government New Zealand Rural & Provincial Sector Meeting Thank you Lawrence for the invitation to speak today and to you all for the very warm welcome. Can I also acknowledge Brian Hanna, Chair of the Rural Sector, Jan Barnes, Chair of the […]

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Rain the likely cause of pipis going to higher ground

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Rain the likely cause of pipis going to higher ground

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Rain the likely cause of pipis going to higher ground Thursday, 16 March 2017 3:00 p.m. Festival goers in Karangahake Gorge were not the only ones to experience an abundance of freshwater this past week. A bed of tuatua, known locally as […]

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Post-earthquake Wellington needs public input

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Post-earthquake Wellington needs public input

MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council Headline: Post-earthquake Wellington needs public input Posted on 16 March 2017 by Stephen Heath There is no such thing as business as usual in Wellington following the November earthquake, says Greater Wellington Regional Council Chair Chris Laidlaw. “The earthquake has forced us to re-think our vulnerability and […]

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