"I was lost for words at how thoughtless people could be."
Plans include supermarket as town's population tipped to overtake Katikati and Te Puke.
Nominations for the by-election close on Thursday.
But the call has met resistance from regional leaders who say it's 'premature'.
Opinion: We don't all have to agree but we can all be part of building a better future.
Long Term Plan decision is made by city council
The unusual meeting will reaffirm there's a new team in town.
I remember saying to my wife, 'Jeez, 25 years. I'll never be around long enough for that'.
There will be something for everyone at this year's Tauranga Auto Extravaganza.
The man was alleged to have been shot on SH30 near Te Teko.
Mode shift, public transport and climate change are key points of a new $3b plan.
The Bella Vista fallout continues to cost ratepayers with more costs expected.
But support for the submission was not unanimous.
Bay of Plenty MP Todd Muller labels decision 'arrogant in the extreme'.
Infrastructure is important but so is a shift in travel habits, says the transport agency.