Redevelopment well under way

Paul Smith, left, with Whakatāne District Council’s Community Services Project Manager Paula Chapman, onsite at the Research Centre redevelopment. The redevelopment of the Whakatāne Museum and Research Centre in Boon Street is well underway, with piles for the new extension already in place and major work being carried out on […]

Free Wi-Fi, Edgecumbe-wide

The Whakatāne District Council-led Recovery Office is working with internet service provider Evolution Networks to provide free Wi-Fi hotspots to Edgecumbe and its surrounds for the next 12 months. District Recovery Manager Julie Gardyne says the initiative will provide Wi-Fi hotspots that will effectively ‘enliven’ the town, enabling anyone with […]