News

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News - Porirua Harbour's new dune and wetland unveiled

New harbour dune and wetland area unveiled

The wraps have come off a new dune and wetland area on the city foreshore of Te Awarua-o-Porirua.

16 Aug 2017
News - Delmira Home's award winning Aotea house

Porirua Mayor congratulates winning builders in House of the Year 2017 regional awards

Porirua Mayor Mike Tana has congratulated the five Porirua building companies named as winners at the Wellington and Wairarapa House of the Year 2017 awards over the weekend.

15 Aug 2017
News - Freshwater improvement grant to improve harbour water quality

Freshwater improvement grant

A wetland project designed to improve the quality of water flowing into Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour and help address flooding has been given a $2 million boost by the Government.

14 Aug 2017
News - Give nothing to racism

Porirua City gives nothing to racism

Porirua City is taking a stand against racism in New Zealand by becoming the first city to endorse a new campaign to tackle casual racism.

7 Aug 2017
News - Pauatahanui School bus shelter

Community pull together to shelter kids

Pāuatahanui school kids no longer have to wait in the rain for a bus, with the opening of a new bus shelter in the village this week.

2 Aug 2017
News - Wellington Community Award winners 2017 - Virtuoso Strings

Virtuoso Strings Charitable Trust takes out top Porirua award

Porirua City Council congratulates the Virtuoso Strings Charitable Trust for taking top honours in the Porirua section of the prestigious Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards.

28 Jul 2017