Covid-19 Update


Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

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We know how important it is to keep in touch. We publish news in lots of different ways. These are our official media releases and other news updates.

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Spicer Landfill needs more room

There are online public information sessions this month.

21 Mar 2022
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Mayor Anita Baker welcomes Transmission Gully opening

Confirmation of the opening is great news for the region as a whole.

17 Mar 2022
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Positive growth for Porirua

Porirua's economic numbers are on the up, higher than regional and national averages.

17 Mar 2022
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Update of work at duck pond at Aotea Lagoon

Work is on target to be finished this winter.

16 Mar 2022
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Temporary change to kerbside rubbish collection services

Our supplies of Council rubbish bags are low, we'll collect standard black bags for a short time.

16 Mar 2022