02.02.15: More rainfall needed to replenish lakes.
01.02.15: Four sculptures from the sculpture symposium added to city's permanent public art collection.
31.01.15: Departing passengers no longer pay airport levy.
30.01.15: Revitalisation strategy survey closes 31 January
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Events

There's always something happening in Rotorua. Check out events happening in our district.

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SmartFutures

A collection of information that shows where we are as a city, challenges and opportunities and the future.

Rotorua 2030
Rotorua 2030

Rotorua 2030 vision, key goals and a set of priorities for the current term of council

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Proposed District Plan

Rotorua Lakes Council Proposed District Plan Decisions

Inner City Revitalisation Strategy

We welcome your feedback on our new Inner City Revitalisation Strategy.

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Ideas bank

Council has many projects underway that have come straight out of ideas - so tell us your idea - tᾱtou tᾱtou, we together.

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Council meeting updates

Rotorua mayor Steve Chadwick chats on video about the historical Te Arawa partnership decision and other discussion at the 18 December 2014 Council meeting (TV Rotorua)

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Rotorua Wastewater Treatment Review

The existing system in the Whakarewarewa Forest, for treated discharge from the Wastewater Treatment Plant will be decommissioned. Where to from here?

Design Competition

Create a new design for the ROTAZ youth card. Closes Wednesday 18 February