Waikato is on the up. According to the ASB's latest regional economic snapshot, the region is ranked third in economic performance - up seven places compared with the last quarter.
Tourism is growing and consumers are among the most optimistic in the country. Great stuff.
MP for Taupo, Louise Upston today welcomed the announcement by Education Minister Hekia Parata, that the only local state secondary school in the electorate, Cambridge High School, is one of two schools in the Waikato that has received funding for major redevelopments.