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Speed Survey and Port Tarakohe

This week you'll hear about a community speed limit survey, a new business case under development for port Tarakohe, and your chance to stand in local body elections. Plus we catch up on council news, notices and consultations all on the Tasman District Council Lowdown.

Published on 20 May 2019, at 12:00 PM

Local Board and Speed Survey

This week we hear about options for a local board for Golden Bay; a speed survey for community roads; outdoor burning advice and how to good wood, plus an earthquake memorial at the Murchison Museum; techy time for older adults at the Richmond library, community grants are open and many more news, notices and updates, all on the Tasman District Lowdown.

Published on 14 May 2019, at 1:20 PM

Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund Closes May 12th

In the Lowdown this week, a reminder that the Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund closes on May 12th; we talk about a new strategy hoping to reverse bio-diversity decline, we talk about outdoor burning and air quality, and how you can help; plus you can get a community grant and voucher to kickstart your composting habit, all and more on the District Council Lowdown.

Published on 7 May 2019, at 11:56 AM

Future Development Strategy with Jacqui Deans

This week we'll learn more about the future development strategy with Jacqui Deans who is helping capture the public feedback about how we should grow in the next 30 years. We'll also find out about council news, notices and events, and other consultations, all on the Tasman Lowdown.

Published on 16 April 2019, at 12:10 PM

Water Restrictions Lifted and Future Development Strategy

On the Lowdown this week we'll be discussing the future development strategy - where do we grow from here? Find out about possible scenarios and how you can have your say. Plus we'll be talking about the Richmond catchment management plan; how we deal with run-off and rain water. It's all future focused and it's all on the Tasman District Council Lowdown.

Published on 2 April 2019, at 3:08 PM

Urban Stormwater Management and Future Development

This week we'll learn about the draft Richmond catchment management plan - how we'll deal with runoff and rainwater; we'll hear about the second round of the future development strategy; plus we catch up on council news, notices, events and consultations.

Published on 22 March 2019, at 12:29 PM

Saving water and future development

This week we look at the water saving efforts you've been making and how they are paying off; we'll hear about the second round of the future development strategy, and we catch up on council news, notices, events and consultations.

Published on 19 March 2019, at 12:45 PM

Rain and water restrictions

With the recent rain we will look at what that means for water restrictions and water saving tips in the Tasman district. The Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund is also taking applications and we'll catch up on council news, notices, consultations and a trip to the library.

Published on 12 March 2019, at 1:18 PM

Transition to Recovery

On the Lowdown this week we'll hear about the Mayoral disaster relief fund, taking applications how you can apply, the transition to recovery now that the state of emergency has been lifted and a trip to the library. Plus we catch up on news, notices, and consultations on the Tasman District Lowdown.

Published on 5 March 2019, at 4:44 PM

Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund and Open Water Restrictions

On the Lowdown this week we talk about the reopening of the ferry from Mapua to Moturoa Island, the Mayoral Relief Fund, as well as open water restrictions. Plus we catch up on news, notices, and consultations on the Tasman District Lowdown.

Published on 26 February 2019, at 11:52 AM

Fire Information and Water Restrictions

On the Lowdown this week we'll talk about the district's double whammy: the pigeon valley fire and the drought, and we'll look at how we'll overcome these challenges together. Plus news, notices, and consultations on the Tasman District Lowdown.

Published on 22 February 2019, at 3:56 PM

Civil Defence Notices, Water Restrictions and Total Fire Ban

This week the focus is Civil Defence Notices, Water Restrictions and Total Fire Ban. We'll also catch up on news, notices and consultations.

Published on 15 February 2019, at 2:28 PM