Hello from your friendly local civil defence comms person

Hello from your friendly local civil defence comms person

“We are here, and you are at the front of our minds”. That’s the message from Bay of Plenty Civil Defence Group Controller Clinton Naude.  While most of the country is at alert level 2, Civil Defence Bay of Plenty is not currently activated. But Mr Naude says...
Saying thanks to footpath crews

Saying thanks to footpath crews

Ōpōtiki Mayor, Lyn Riesterer, provided afternoon tea to say thank you on behalf of the community for the outstanding work of the three contracting crews currently installing footpaths in the Ōpōtiki township. The footpath work has been funded by the Provincial Growth...
New courtesy crossing proving popular

New courtesy crossing proving popular

Pedestrians and cyclists are already benefiting from a new courtesy crossing installed on Hinemoa Street recently. Located near the Awatapu Lagoon, the crossing includes ‘dragon’s teeth’ and ‘red carpet’ road markings, and a centre refuge island. Part of the Whakatāne...