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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.
The Waimarino Transfer Station will be run as community minded Resource & Recovery Centre with all profits reinvested into the Centre.
Consultation on Council and Uenuku's proposed multi-purpose Community Hub for Raetihi is about to get underway.
Financial support to help with smaller scale community projects of public, long term benefit is available via the Pride of Place Fund.
Council is urging people to plan ahead for Transpower outages affecting the Waimarino area over Sun 9 and 16 Feb.
Ruapehu's award winning Youth Council is looking for young people to be Youth Ambassadors for 2020. Click the banner to find out more.
Ruapehu’s 2019 Citizen of the Year Awards have been presented to Glenys Shepherd of Ohakune and Alan Turton of Taumarunui.
The Tourism Infrastructure Fund (TIF) will contribute $4.1m to upgrading the Ohakune WTP and a feasibility study for a Ohakune/Raetihi WWTP
Despite challenging weather impacting on the ski season the new Sky Waka gondola is delivering on its promises.