Council mower stuck in mudflats

A Tauranga City Council mower has ended up in the mudflats in Welcome Bay this afternoon. A nearby resident who saw the commotion taking place says... Read More

Tauranga‘s council to be sworn in tomorrow

Tauranga City Council is inviting the public to attend the swearing-in ceremony for the city’s new mayor and councillors. The event will begin... Read More

Hollis to be banned from council business with iwi

The Mayor of Tauranga will ban councillor Andrew Hollis from participating in any council business involving iwi or hapū, following comments he made... Read More

Random chance finalises new Whakatane councillor

A name drawn from a hat has determined who will represent the southern-most communities of the Whakatane district over the next three years. Final election... Read More

Leeder reappointed to chair of BOPRC

Doug Leeder has been elected unopposed to a further term as Chairperson of the Bay of Plenty Regional Council Toi Moana. Councillor Jane Nees has also... Read More

Meng Foon calls for Tauranga councillor to resign

Not a single Maori candidate made it onto Tauranga City Council but one who suggested burning the Treaty of Waitangi and to "stop the iwi gravy... Read More

Parking meters installed along Durham Street

  With all the machinery and traffic control now removed from Durham Street, parking meters and signage has been installed along.   “There... Read More

Three pit stops compete for best NZ loo title

It's a race to the bottom for the finalists of the flushest competition in the country as many eagerly await to see which toilet will be throned... Read More

Western Bay backs Webber

It was a close fought thing, just 1300 votes in it on Election Day. But it was enough to give Garry Webber a mandate as Mayor of the Western Bay of Plenty... Read More

Fifteen minutes with Tenby

He’s hardly had time to slip those buffed designer shoes under the desk in the Mayoral Chamber. And already he’s thinking they may not... Read More

Mayor hosting event after Kuaotunu Bridge repair

This week, Thames-Coromandel Mayor Sandra Goudie will be hosting an event to say thanks to the NZTA, its contractors and all the local residents... Read More

Election results finalised following draw

Results for the 2019-22 triennium Local Elections for Mayor, Council and Community Board have been finalised yesterday following a tie in the Murupara-Galatea... Read More

Chance may determine fate of Whakatane councillors

The toss of a coin may determine who represents the southern-most communities of the Whakatane district over the next three years. Final election results... Read More

Final results for Western Bay Council elections

Final results for the 2019 Local Body Elections in the Western Bay of Plenty have been confirmed. Garry Webber has retained his mayoral seat with a... Read More

Final results for Tauranga City Council elections

The final results for the Tauranga City Council elections have been announced and Tenby Powell has been confirmed as mayor. Councillors for the Mount... Read More