City projects

There's always plenty going on in Porirua, especially as the city grows. Here's just a few of the projects we have underway or that have been completed recently. (Note: projects that have their own webpages may not feature here)

Streamside Planting Programme 2021 - 2041

A transformational programme to improve the water quality and biodiversity of our streams and harbour - restoring the mauri of Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour

Central wastewater storage tank

A major infrastructure project in the pipeline is a planned storage tank, to help stop wastewater overflowing into Porirua Stream and Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour.

Plimmerton Flood Response Project

Plimmerton residents and businesses have faced a number of significant flooding events in recent years.

Whenua Tapu chapel refresh and crematorium upgrade

Whenua Tapu's crematorium and chapel upgrade project was completed in 2021.

Titahi Bay water & treatment plant updates

This is a page where Council will relay information on projects that impact Titahi Bay and its water supply.

Fantame Street - People Changing Streets

The People Changing Streets project in eastern Porirua’s Fantame Street neighbourhood has made Fantame Street nicer and safer for people to use.

Tītahi Bay Marines Hall memorial project

The site of the building is set to become a community space.

Wi Neera to Onepoto Shared Pathway & Coastal Resilience Project

We’re working to develop a shared pathway between Wi Neera Drive and Onepoto and provide coastal resilience along the harbourside edge of Titahi Bay Road and Wi Neera Drive.

Transmission Gully link roads

Construction of the two roads linking Whitby and Waitangirua to the Transmission Gully motorway.

Playground upgrades

We aim to create play spaces that are accessible, fun, varied and cater for a wide range of abilities. Our goal is to design interesting play spaces that meet the needs of both children and their caregivers.

Kenepuru Corridor improvements

We're improving Kenepuru Drive and its connecting roads to make it easier and safer for vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists.

Developing our city centre

Every great business evolves over time to ensure its continuing success. Porirua City is doing the same.