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The latest news releases from the Taranaki Regional Council.

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Taranaki water health changing course

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Wed 18 Oct 2017

Taranaki has recorded its best ever stream health trends in the past 21 years, a 2017 Healthy Waterways report released today (18.10.17) shows.

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How is Taranaki Regional Council improving lifestyles?


Tue 17 Oct 2017

Watch this 60-second video about how Taranaki Regional Council is improving lifestyles in the region.

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How is Taranaki Regional Council supporting livelihoods?


Tue 17 Oct 2017

Watch this 60-second video about what Taranaki Regional Council is doing, helping support livelihoods in the region.

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Biodiversity group means business

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Thu 05 Oct 2017

Wild for Taranaki, the region's biodiversity umbrella group, has entered a new era with the appointment of an Operations Manager to guide the roll-out of its first major initiative.

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TRC reports progress and surplus

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Mon 18 Sep 2017

The Taranaki Regional Council finished its latest financial year well within budget and with pleasing results in key environmental programmes, Chairman David MacLeod says.

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New bypass will have big impact


Wed 06 Sep 2017

The Mt Messenger bypass will make a significant difference to motorists and transport operators in the region, the Taranaki Regional Council’s Regional Transport Committee was told today.

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Time for work to start on Mt Messenger, says TRC

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Thu 31 Aug 2017

Today’s announcement of a final route for the Mt Messenger bypass has been welcomed by the Taranaki Regional Council.

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Taranaki's message to Wellington


Wed 23 Aug 2017

Whoever wins power in the September 23 general elections needs to focus on eight key issues of importance to Taranaki, the region’s civic leaders say.

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