Sweeping services to come in-house

The Whakatāne District Council will bring its litter collection and CBD footpath sweeping services in-house from November 1. The change follows a recent statutory review of the services, which is required before an existing contract is renewed. A business case developed as part of that process indicated that cumulative savings […]

The Whakatane A&P Show opens tomorrow

Front row, left to right: Desiree Meiring, Andrew Iles; standing left to right: Jody Malcolm, Phil Williams, Bev Hay, Don Herdman, Lyndal Kennedy, Bruce Fowell, Pat Hall The Whakatāne A&P Show opens tomorrow and organisers are promising something for everyone, with a host of attractions both on the field and off. […]