Monday, June 24, 2024

Seminars

Ruapehu Mayor calls on community to help save iconic hotel

Ruapehu District Council Mayor, Weston Kirton, is calling on the public to support a parliamentary petition for urgent Government action to save the Chateau...

Christchurch to finalise 10-year plan

Christchurch City Councillors will meet this week to approve Christchurch’s roadmap for the next decade. The Long Term Plan 2024–2034 (LTP) sets out Council’s plans for...

Funding prescribed for more cancer treatments

The Government has today confirmed Pharmac funding for up to 26 cancer treatments as part of an overall package of up to 54 more...

Preparations for Te Kaha in the pipeline

Work on essential water upgrades around Te Kaha, Canterbury’s Multi-Use Arena, are set to get underway in late July. Te Kaha is located on the...

Fisheries NZ seeks feedback on seabird protections

Fisheries New Zealand is seeking feedback on proposed measures to mitigate risks to seabirds from data transmission cables on fishing trawlers. It says the feedback...

MPI partnership to protect against fall armyworm

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is working to develop an integrated pest management approach to safeguard New Zealand’s maize and sweetcorn industries against...

Survey finds optimism for dynamic EV charging

A University of Auckland survey has found Kiwis are optimistic about 'on road' dynamic wireless charging that allows EV users to charge their batteries...

Drought support extended for farmers

The Government has announced additional financial support for drought-stricken farmers and growers to help with essential living costs. “Rural Assistance Payments have been made available...

Multi-agency effort refloats grounded ferry

Marlborough Mayor, Nadine Taylor, has extended her thanks to all involved in the multi-agency response to refloat the interisland ferry Aratere in Picton Harbour...

New Jobseeker check clocks on from today

A new requirement for people on Jobseeker Support benefits to meet with MSD after six months to assess their job search efforts gets underway...

Council takes over Whanganui recycling centre

From today, Whanganui District Council will take over operation of the Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre, which was previously run by the Whanganui Resource Recovery...

Food innovation MoU signed in Palmerston North

Two leading research and development centres have signed an agreement in Palmerston North to work together on groundbreaking initiatives in food innovation and technology. Palmerston...

Buller council manager moves on

Buller District Council’s Mike Duff has resigned from his role as Group Manager Infrastructure Services.  After nearly eight years of service for the district, Mr...

Temporary Whangarata dog park to close

Waikato District Council has announced a temporary dog exercise park in Whangarata will permanently close from Monday 29 July in preparation for the establishment...

Refresh for Christchurch esplanade

Work is about to begin to refresh the popular Christchurch Esplanade walkway. From 8 July, Christchurch City Council staff will be restoring the rock seawall...