Water bans possible for coastal Taranaki

Oakura. Picture: RNZ

Coastal Taranaki residents are being warned they must conserve water or face complete outdoor water bans. In Ōākura, the town’s storage reservoir has dropped to 65 percent, dangerously close to the 50 percent which must be held in reserve for firefighting purposes. The New Plymouth District Council reservoir is usually 80 percent full. Chief operating […]

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