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Mapua Drive Temporary Bus Stops Map Oct20

New temporary bus stops for Māpua students

While construction of a new shared path on Māpua Drive is underway, temporary bus stops will be in place in the area near 109 Māpua Drive, on both sides of the road.  

Students from Māpua who usually get on buses...

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Get involved in the big issues for Tasman

Tasman District Council staff and councillors will be out and about this spring seeking your views on our environmental and development issues and opportunities, as we...

Council grants help our community

A huge range of groups have received money in the latest round of Tasman District Council Community Grants, enabling them to continue supporting the community. More...

Port Tarakohe loan not viable, Council decides 

The Tasman District Council has declined the Government’s offer of a loan of up to $20 million for the development of Golden Bay’s Port Tarakohe. 

Mayor Tim King said the current funding options placed too much...

Funding boost received for local community venues

Community halls around our region will benefit from a $400,000 funding boost announced by Minister of Regional Economic Development, Shane Jones. 

Tasman District Council staff applied for funding through the Provincial Growth Fund and the news that...

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Site works begin for Motueka’s new library

Contractors will this week erect full site fencing and begin clearing the Decks Reserve site of Motueka’s new $5 million library ready for construction to begin.

Existing...