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Avoid Shellfish Collection Following Napier Flood

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is warning people not to harvest shellfish from  Hawke Bay until 7 December, following Napier’s flood event. Medical Officer of...

Watch out for the return of trains on the Napier Wairoa railway line

We are writing to let you know that log trains on the railway line between Napier and Wairoa will be resuming on Saturday, 21st November. Trains will...

Warning for swimming around Napier

Media Release 16 November 2020 Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is cautioning the public against swimming in Napier until water quality test results come back. “The flood last...

Pandemic brings very different end to last financial year | Napier City Council Annual Report

Monday 2 November 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has put Napier City Council into a deficit for the first time in its 31-year history. The Annual Report...

Haumoana first of eight community water supplies completed

The first of Hastings District’s eight small community drinking water supply upgrades have been completed. The new Haumoana, Te Awanga, Parkhill water source and treatment...

Growers Employment Expo in Hawke’s Bay

  Hastings District Council Media Release 27 October 2020 Hawke’s Bay growers are facing their most challenging season, with about 10,000 workers needed between November and April...

Hawke’s Bay company fined $11,900 for illegal burning

The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council says a court decision to fine a local company $11,900 for burning prohibited items sends a strong message to...

Huge water infrastructure rolled out in Frimley

Everything about the water infrastructure being installed in Frimley is large-scale – from the large diameter polyethylene pipes and the drill rig installing them,...

Land gift for Te Pōhue water supply

A very generous gift of land from Rayonier Matariki Forests will ensure residents getting their drinking water from Te Pōhue’s water network will have...