Forestry needs to pay its way

Is forestry so important to our local economy that we continue to allow them to breach their consents and subsidise the cost of their roading?

Meet the Mayorals

An opportunity to hear Gisborne/Tairāwhiti mayoral candidates share their views on some of the pressing issues facing the region. 5.30-7pm, Tuesday 28th June at The Works Restaurant & Bar, The Esplanade.  Tapas/ drinks and nibbles available to purchase.

More confusion and questions

About 25 people protested outside the GDC Fitzherbert St buildings and called on Council to stop the planned demolition and reconsider the whole assets transfer process. Tairawhiti Residents Association responding to an offical explanation from Council on why rent is being paid on the Testing Station and Holiday Park said the information provided adds even…

Unsubstantiated speculation?

Is it time for a community asset management model where the ‘common good’ for our community is the primary objective?

Improving Water Quality

Council neglected it’s responsibilities to protect public health by not monitoring river water quality and advising public Rere rockslide was unsafe to swim in.