Council news

The latest news releases from the Taranaki Regional Council.

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TRC back in business - but not business as usual

Unite against COVID-19

Fri 24 Apr 2020

The Prime Minister has announced that the country will move to Alert Level 3 from next Tuesday 28 April.

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Pre-schooler's delight at Pukeiti Passport Challenge win

Mia Edmonds

Fri 17 Apr 2020

When 4-year-old Mia Edmonds gets to see her friends again, she’ll have some big news to share.

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Self-help Pest Programme reaches exciting milestone

Trap on farmland

Thu 16 Apr 2020

A significant milestone has been reached in Taranaki’s Self-help Pest Programme as the first landowners take control of predator traps on their properties.

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Great time to check backyard rat traps

Rat trap

Wed 15 Apr 2020

Towards Predator-Free Taranaki is calling on locals with backyard rat traps to ensure they are set, baited, checked regularly and catches are recorded.

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TRC to appoint new Chief Executive

Basil Chamberlain and David MacLeod

Fri 03 Apr 2020 4:00pm

The Taranaki Regional Council Chief Executive, Basil Chamberlain, will retire when his current five-year contract ends mid-year, and the Council has begun a recruitment process to find a replacement.

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Bugs, birds and gardens - lockdown ideas for all the family

Backyard Biodiversity

Fri 03 Apr 2020

If you thought staying at home was boring, you’ve got a whole new world waiting to be discovered.

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Taranaki Regional Council offices closed

Taranaki Regional Council

Tue 24 Mar 2020

The Taranaki Regional Council offices are closed from 4pm Tuesday 24 March until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic response.

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COVID-19 guidance

Taranaki Regional Council

Wed 18 Mar 2020

The Taranaki Regional Council offices will close from Wednesday 25 March until further notice due to the COVID-19 alert level four.

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