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MP welcomes UFB expansion across Taranaki/King Country

More locals throughout the Taranaki and King Country regions will have access to faster and more reliable internet, says local MP Barbara Kuriger. “I am excited about the Government’s announcement...


December Newsletters

As I reflect back over the last twelve months I am struck by the incredible highs that the electorate has experienced but am also saddened by the tragedies that impacted...


Local MPs welcome news of public consultation for changes to SH3

Taranaki MP’s Barbara Kuriger and Jonathan Young have today welcomed the news of impending public consultation by the New Zealand Transport Agency regarding the bypass and safety work soon to...


Kuriger reselected for 2017 Election

Barbara Kuriger MP has been reselected by National to contest the Taranaki-King Country electorate at the 2017 General Election.  "I’m a proud National Party MP who shares the National Government’s...


Tourism infrastructure funding for Maungatautari Ecological Island Trust

Taranaki-King Country MP Barbara Kuriger has welcomed the success of the Maungatautari Ecological Island Trust in securing central government funding to help pay for an important local tourism infrastructure project....


November Newsletters

My congratulations to Mayors’ Brian Hanna, Max Baxter, Jim Mylchreest and Allan Sanson on their successful re-elections into office with the recent Local Body Elections. To Councillors, Regional Councillors and...


MP welcomes new classroom announcement for local schools

Local MP Barbara Kuriger today welcomes the announcement by Education Minister Hekia Parata of extra classrooms for three local schools. “I am thrilled by the announcement of additional classrooms to...


MP welcomes Piopio School Bus to Parliament

Local MP Barbara Kuriger today welcomed members of the Piopio College Trust and their completed replica of the first New Zealand school bus to Parliament. “It has been fantastic to...


October Newsletters

People should feel safe at home with their family.  For most of us, this is the reality.  Sadly, for some of us, it is not. For some people home is...


Waipa to celebrate International Drive Electric Week

“Today marks the start of International Drive Electric Week and I am thrilled to see Mystery Creek involved with nationwide celebrations,” says local MP Barbara Kuriger. The international event begins...