Intensification is back for Tauranga Suburbs

Tauranga City Council have once again put intensification of existing neighbourhoods back on the council’s agenda.

The Council’s urban strategy manager explained to councillors that it is “about reshaping communities… and not just about the numbers.”

In developing a new Urban Strategy for the 2018-28 Long-Term Plan, council staff have been investigating how to get more housing into established suburbs, especially those close to the CBD.

Read more about the Council’s plans in this Bay of Plenty Times article – Intensification is back: What might it mean for your block?