Pat Seymour

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Busy week — may the sun shine

June 11, 2018 5:20PM

The community of Uawa Tolaga Bay and inland Whangara have had an eventful week and for some families a very scary time. We are grateful …

Public say on representation plan

May 7, 2018 4:52PM

The formal meeting of council this Thursday is to hear submissions from our public on the representation review. There are 31 written submissions, with two …

The case for higher roads subsidy

April 3, 2018 11:07AM

Greetings, we have a full council meeting this Thursday with several meaty papers.There is a paper recommending named commissioners to hear consents to develop Wharves …

10-year plan meetings March, April

February 26, 2018 2:04PM

One can’t write about council matters without acknowledging the Government boost for infrastructure projects in our region announced at the end of last week. The …

Roads, pool concept, 10yr plan

January 22, 2018 2:45PM

The Christmas holidays have come and gone and already we are in the last full week of January. The new council building is open and …

A leaky roof, new loos, biodiversity

November 27, 2017 12:24PM

What’s on in council this week This is committee week with four council committee meetings, Wednesday and Thursday. Agendas will be loaded on to the …

GHL’s $2.5m dividend appreciated

October 24, 2017 12:48PM

There is a full council meeting on Thursday, with a very busy agenda.The most significant item is the council’s report for the financial year ended …

Iwi co-governance discussion

September 18, 2017 2:06PM

There is a mix of commitments this week to keep councillors on their toes and the public abreast of the wide-ranging matters that relate to …

Water plan, wastewater options

August 14, 2017 11:33AM

There is a full council meeting this Thursday with a very comprehensive agenda. Key large projects with substantial and detailed papers behind each subject are: …

Hearings on pest plan, stock bylaw

July 10, 2017 11:32AM

This week sees three subcommittee meetings of the council. The District Licensing Committee meeting on Tuesday is not a true sub-committee and is set up …

Investigation $1.75m over budget

April 11, 2017 10:48AM

Where to for the wastewater treatment options and at what cost? Amongst a raft of important projects and papers feeding back to the council last …

GDC keen to hear your feedback

March 27, 2017 12:26PM

There are no formal council meetings this week but the “Community Cuppa” meetings are an opportunity for the Mayor, councillors and council officers to share …

A full agenda of diverse topics

February 20, 2017 11:13AM

Thursday is the first full council meeting of 2017 and it is a very full agenda. While councillors have met as Future Tairawhiti and have …

Planning for our water security

February 14, 2017 12:34PM

There is nothing like the dry hills around us in the rural community and a water restriction in the city to focus the mind on …

Waikanae to Waipaoa land use

December 19, 2016 11:45AM

THE council have completed formal meetings for the 2016 year. We have transitioned through the round of local government elections and we have three great …

A new GDC building or a rethink?

January 5, 2016 12:02PM

If councillors and management are listening to the views of the section of the community who took the time to respond to the Gisborne Herald’s …

Massive input in Fight for Life

November 20, 2015 2:29PM

The Life Education Trust “Fight For Life” fundraiser held last Friday night was a great sporting occasion and thanks are due to so many people …