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Latest News

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This section contains links to latest news published by Council.
Updated: 23/10/2020 4:31 p.m.

Latest News has moved to our new website

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Previous stories below may contain information and/or contacts that may no longer be current. 

Maori news

Links to news from other websites of interest to the Maori community can be found in the Resources column to the right of this page. 

The table below displays our news stories for the last 12 months. 


October 2020

Date PublishedNews Title
20 October 2020'Latest News' has moved to our new website

September 2020

Date PublishedNews Title
30 September 2020Community generosity
21 September 2020How to avoid the Mill Road roadworks
17 September 2020Preliminary designs released for Civic Centre Project
16 September 2020Whau Valley main and valve extraction
9 September 2020Placemaking Survey results for Hikurangi and Tikipunga

August 2020

Date PublishedNews Title
31 August 2020Drought Resiliance Work Underway
28 August 2020Whangarei District Council announce exclusive ticketing partnership with Eventfinda
26 August 2020WDC Credit Rating better than NZ Government - S&P Global Rating
26 August 2020Storm damage repairs estimated to cost at least 8 million
19 August 2020Recycling, repurposing and reusing
15 August 2020Survey results for the Waipu Skatepark
13 August 2020Contract let for major solvent clean-up
12 August 2020Repairs made to roads following storm damage
12 August 2020Great start to Tikipunga Shared Path construction
12 August 2020Duplicate clocks to be returned or re-homed
12 August 2020Check Maps for your Property
1 August 2020Slips and washouts damage walking tracks

July 2020

Date PublishedNews Title
25 July 2020New water treatment plant will process more clean water
23 July 2020Whangarei civic building: partnership with NorthTec
18 July 2020Storm Impact - Critical updates
18 July 2020Dangerous, Affected and Insanitary Building Policy Consultation
15 July 2020Rates rise reduced to 2.2%
15 July 2020Rose Street to Vine Street connection to be Upgraded
15 July 2020Town Basin Playground closing for make-over
8 July 2020Millennium Hands – collect yours
8 July 2020Three Waters Amalgamation: Working with Northland Councils preferred
1 July 2020Speed limit review update

June 2020

Date PublishedNews Title
24 June 2020Notice about Alarm Systems
17 June 2020New path completes Hatea Track


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