Buller District Council


Council launches West Coast transport survey

22nd November, 2022
Westland, Grey and Buller District Councils have jointly launched a West Coast transport survey. The aim is to get a more detailed understanding of how West Coasters experience their Council-owned roads, bridges and footpaths, and their preferences for future transport improvements. The survey builds on results from a previous survey in 2019 and seeks to […] Read more »

Long term gains in sight for Restoring Flora Project

18th November, 2022
The Kotahitanga mō te Taiao Alliance (KMTT)’s Restoring and Protecting Flora project is starting to make a difference with the $1.4 million central government Jobs For Nature funding allocated to habitat restoration in Buller/Kawatiri over three years. As well as providing employment in Kawatiri, the project is controlling serious infestations of weed species in preparation […] Read more »

Buller’s economy remains resilient

17th November, 2022
Buller District’s economy has held up over the quarter ending September 2022 according to a report released this week. The Buller District’s GDP grew 2.1% in the year to September 2022, compared with an increase of 2.6% nationally and 3.4% across the West Coast Region. Buller’s housing market is bucking the national trend with house […] Read more »

Reefton’s new public toilets opening this week

15th November, 2022
The new purpose-designed toilet block on Broadway in Reefton will open on Wednesday 16 November from 6am. Buller District Council’s group manager community services Krissy Trigg says: “It is great to see this project coming to completion, with the toilets ready for locals and summer traffic coming into Reefton. There will be an official opening […] Read more »

Reefton’s new service hub all set to open

14th November, 2022
Plans to merge the Reefton Visitor Centre and Buller District Council’s Reefton Service Centre are about to be put into action. Council’s group manager community services Krissy Trigg says: “It is exciting to see this major project coming together. There will be interruptions to some services this week and we ask that the Reefton community […] Read more »

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