A pipe blocked by fat and tree roots has caused a small amount of wastewater to overflow into the stormwater system in Puataata Road in Turangi.
Taupo Museum has received an award for the most innovative public programme at the ServiceIQ Museum awards for an exhibition about dogs.
Taupo District children aged five and under will get free entry to the AC Baths, Turtle Pools and Mangakino pools from July 1, 2018.​
Plans to install traffic signals in the Taupo CBD are on hold, but signals at the intersection of Norman Smith Street and Wairakei Drive to go ahead.