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2021-2031 Long Term Plan approved after two days of hearings and deliberations

Investment in critical assets a focus of Long Term Plan 2021-2031 After considering more than 700 community responses, including 165 formal submissions, Hastings District Councillors...

Funding agreed for last safe drinking water projects

Hastings District Council has agreed to raise the funds needed to complete the final stages of the Hastings Drinking Water Strategy – the construction...

Temporary bridge closures in April but Kuripapango open for Easter

Dartmore, Waipanga and Vicarage Rd Bridges in the Hastings district will be closed for inspections next week for a day each. As they are...

Hastings District Council Long Term Plan 2021-2031 consultation begins

HDC Long Term Plan 2021-2031 consultation begins   Maintaining our essential assets, managing growth, addressing housing needs and continued investment in our community are the key...

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council – Draft Regional Land Transport Plan

DRAFT REGIONAL LAND TRANSPORT PLAN This notice is to inform you that the Hawke's Bay Regional Council has released a draft of the Regional Land...

Level 2 water restrictions introduced

Level 2 water restrictions introduced  Level 2 water use restrictions have been introduced in Hastings to help conserve water for the summer months ahead.   At Level 2,...

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...