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Ruapehu decision makers have been challenged as to how they think about economic development and council's role in it.
Ruapehu has been successful in gaining just over $1m in government co-investment funding for tourism infrastructure projects.
Due to community requests the timeframe for feedback on the Raetihi township revitalisation concept plans has been extended.
The Central Plateau Volcanic Advisory Group (CPVAG) works to increase community resilience to volcanic hazards on the Central Plateau.
Council is urging owners of menacing dogs not miss out on the offer of free de-sexing of their pet before it becomes compulsory.
Although all councillors voiced strong support for Visit Ruapehu there was extensive debate on their marketing budget and who should pay.
A new ultra-marathon around Mt Ruapehu in April 2018 called the 'Ruapehu Ring of Fire' could become a signature-sporting event for the district.
There is strong local support for utilising unused space in the Taumarunui Railway Station for a museum.
Council will be out and about at reserves and sports grounds reminding people of the rules designed to ensure they are fun, safe places for everybody.
National tourism experts have lent their experience and insights to the Ruapehu Regional Visitor Development Plan.
The PM officially opened RAL's Rangatira Chairlift & Snow Factory at Whakapapa on Saturday part of a $100m 10 year investment programme.
3 projects will share the remaining project money from the Makotuku River diesel contamination fines.
A public meeting has been organised to discuss proposals for leasing unused space in the Taumarunui Railway Station for use as a museum.
The new National Army Museum I-SITE supports Ruapehu tourism and Waiouru township development.
Ward Committee workshops version two of Taumarunui revitalisation plans
Taupo's use Ruapehu images to promote themselves is all part of regional tourism promotion and not something to worry about.
154 formal submissions were received on the Annual Plan in addition to feedback from the public meetings and other sources such as social media.
Council is urging people to 'Get Ready - Get Thru' with more bad weather forecast for Thursday and Friday this week (13-14 April)
A critical stage for the ‘Ruapehu Regional Visitor Development Plan’ starts this week with 3 visitor sector workshops.
Maintaining Ruapehu’s momentum is the goal of Council’s Annual Plan for the coming financial year (2017-18).