A permit is no longer needed to light open fires in rural areas as the Taupo District moves out of a restricted fire season.
The figures are in and it’s been confirmed – it was a big summer for retailers in the Taupo District.
A new filtering device being installed on the lakefront by Taupo District Council will help prevent sediment, oil and debris from entering the lake.
Taupo District Council chief executive Rob Williams has announced his resignation, nine years to the day since taking up the position.