Media Releases 2016

This page has the content from the latest media releases or news issued by Porirua City Council in 2016. All files are in pdf format.

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Date (2016)


14 December 2016 Update on the earthquake and flooding response
6 December 2016 Porirua's new splash pad designed for fun
2 December 2016 Building purchased for Porirua Emergency Operations Centre
25 November 2016 Measina Festival showcases Pacific dance and theatre at Pātaka

27 October 2016

Mayor announces new committee structure
27 October 2016 Silver Lining for Waitangi Day Festival 2017
26 October 2016 Porirua kiosk scoops three awards
26 October 2016 Cobham Court lights up for Christmas
8 October 2016 Council’s community bus gives kids a ticket to ride
28 September 2016 New automated weather station in Porirua
27 September 2016 Civic Awards presented to outstanding Porirua people
15 September 2016 Future Leaders Honoured
31 August 2016 Standard & Poor affirm Porirua City Council's AA rating
25 August 2016 Property sales to boost economic growth
18 August 2016 Extra funding found to build a large modern water play area to meet future demand
25 July 2016 Porirua gets nationwide backing for action on minimum standards for rental housing
21 July 2016 Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards Porirua Winners
30 June 2016 Porirua City Council passes Annual Plan
7 June 2016 Imaginations soar as Cannons Creek students revitalise play areas
7 June 2016 Pataka exhibition combines fine art and cutting edge scientific research
25 May 2016 Porirua on national stage in two new music videos
16 May 2016 John Walsh Exhibition comes to Pataka
29 April 2016 Trash Palace officially reopens on 30 April
20 April 2016 ANZAC Spirit alive and well in Porirua
7 April 2016 Porirua school children to benefit from Council's community bus
7 April 2016 Te Ara Tawa shared path opening
7 April 2016 New faces start at refreshed Council
1 April 2016 Porirua City Council consults on Draft Annual Plan
25 March 2016 Jerry Collins Stadium at Porirua Park
18 March 2016 PCC continuing to address odour at Spicer Landfill
17 March 2016 Trash Palace to reopen
1 March 2016 New law for businesses that sell food
16 February 2016 Porirua’s Outdoor Recreation Plan passes public test
10 February 2016 Porirua Community Guardians group is heading into retirement
12 January 2016 Police and Porirua City Council join forces to crack down on illegal trail bikers and motorcyclists