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Over half of the 3.5% rate rise is for water projects with the remainder going toward maintaining services and inflation adjustments.
Council is seeking EOI for work on cycle trails, maintenance of exotic trees and firewood processing as part of their COVID-19 recovery response.
Ratepayers are being urged to check if they qualify for a Rates Rebate for the current 2019/20 rating year before the 30 June deadline.
Following an open market recruitment process Clive Manley has been reappointed as Chief Executive of Ruapehu District Council.
Taumarunui's 'Retail Queens' has recognised six special people for their support of the community over the COVID-19 lockdown period.
Council is offering a 'no questions asked' amnesty for the return of the swings stolen from Nga Huinga Cherry Grove.
Ruapehu Civil Defence has started the transition from welfare response to social recovery.
Mayor Cameron has thanked NZTA for their approach to solving the issues created by the Te Oreore slip on SH4
Councillors Karen Ngatai, Robyn Gram and Lyn Neeson have formed the 'Retail Queens' to support Taumarunui's economic recovery.
Civil Defence welfare officers supported by community volunteers and Maori Wardens are playing a key role in keeping the district functioning.
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Ruapehu Civil Defence has activated EOCs in Taumarunui & Ohakune to support the health led COVID-19 response and minimise travel.
People urged to take comfort from the commitment of Council, government and other agencies to limit the impact from the pandemic.
Council is balancing the need for maintaining its activities and services while responding to the coronavirus-Covid19 pandemic.
A Steering Group has been set up to oversee the development of an Ohakune township revitalisation master plan.
Manawatu-Whanganui mayors have commitment to working cooperatively with a regional outlook to solve challenges and unlock opportunities.
The success of the inaugural Ruapehu Funders Forum highlighted its benefit to both fund seekers and funding providers.
Visit Ruapehu has appointed Ohakune New World owner Antoinette Rolls as interim Chair and as well as new independent Directors.
The NPCB is seeking feedback on whether the old Carroll St toilets are needed with new toilets now open at the Park & Ride.
Mayor Cameron has welcomed the announced Taupō Airport upgrade as critical for visitor growth and experience aspirations.