Heavy Rain Watch - What you need to know

Metservice NZ has issued a Heavy Rain Watch for the Waikato region, in place from 2am–3pm, Wednesday 1 February.

Given the large amount of rainfall that our district has experienced over the past few days, we are urging residents to continue to take care and stay aware of the conditions in their area. Further rainfall could quickly exacerbate existing slips, river levels and produce further flooding quite quickly.

Click here to read more and keep up to date.

WDC Notices

2 Oct 2018

Community Partnership Fund 

The Waitomo District Council invites community based groups to make application for financial assistance through the Community Partnership Fund.

The fund aims to “help our community help itself” by offering access to seed funding and in kind support to groups in developing new community initiatives. This funding is unique in that it is the only funding pool provided by the Waitomo District Council that can be allocated to projects of a capital nature. 

Waitomo District Council supports resource sharing by community groups and organisations and encourages, where possible, a collaborative approach to achieving the prioritised positive Community Outcomes.     

Application forms and further details outlining the fund are available here, or by contacting the Customer Services Team, Waitomo District Council, Queen Street, Te Kuiti 07 878 0800 or Free phone 0800 932 4357.

Applications will open on Monday, October 1st 2018 and close at 5.00 pm Thursday, November 1st 2018.