News

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News - Porirua's first bilingual sign

Āta haere! Porirua’s first bilingual sign slows traffic

The kids of Takapūwāhia have one message for motorists - āta haere (slow down). Their message adorns new traffic signs that have gone up in the village - the first bilingual road signs in Porirua.

10 Sep 2017
News - Adopt-a-spot - Titahi Bay mural

New Titahi Bay beauty spot unveiled

A stunning mural on an electrical substation in Titahi Bay was unveiled this morning by Porirua City Council and the Titahi Bay Horticultural Society.

8 Sep 2017
News - dog walking on lead on Te Ara Piko

Changes recommended for Porirua's dog rules

A fenced dog park for Porirua will be part of the city’s Long-term Plan discussions after getting clear support from residents during a review of Porirua’s Dog Control Policy and Bylaw.

7 Sep 2017
News - rotary primary school leadership awards

Young leaders honoured in Porirua

Porirua’s young future leaders were honoured today for going the extra mile to serve their schools and the community.

4 Sep 2017
News - Porirua Sports Awards 2017 – nominations

Nominations open for Porirua Sports Awards 2017

Calling all sports stars, sports teams and sports coaches – 2017 Sports Awards nominations are now open.

1 Sep 2017
News - waste minimisation plan

Porirua aims to cut landfill waste by a third

Porirua City and the other seven Councils in the Wellington region have a new joint plan aiming to reduce waste sent to landfills by a third over the next 10 years.

31 Aug 2017