More messages from your neighbours
9 days ago

BBC News: Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists

Fred from Taupo Central

BBC News - Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists
www.bbc.co.uk...

5 hours ago

Should the council spend rate payers' money fighting hotel development?

Nicola Brennan-Tupara Reporter from Taupō Times

Hi nieghbours,
The future of a planned eight storey hotel in Taupō's CBD is headed into the courtroom in the new year.
Mediation, facilitated by the Environment Court, between developer Cypress Capital Investments Ltd and the Taupō District Council, and involving others as interested parties, has ended with no announcement of an agreement acceptable to all.
So the matter will now be decided by the Environment Court.
READ MORE here.
Should do you think the council spend rate payers' money fighting hotel development?

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21 hours ago

More access for pumping mums?

The team Reporter from Taupō Times

Waikato mum of two, Sheena Thompson, is calling out shopping centres for not having accessible power sockets or private rooms for pumping mums in parenting facilities.

It's not uncommon for mums to pump breast milk in hot cars, cleaning cupboards, shower stalls or in disabled toilets due to a lack of lactation rooms. Are you a mum who's struggled with this?

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