Wairarapa at Alert Level 2 from 6pm on Wednesday 23 June

Wairarapa at Alert Level 2 from 6pm on Wednesday 23 June

23 June 2021 The Wellington region will be at Alert Level 2 from 6pm on Wednesday 23 June until 11:59pm on Sunday 27 June. This area includes Wairarapa and Kāpiti Coast. A traveller from Sydney, who visited Wellington from Saturday 19 June until Monday 21 June, has...
Charles Rooking Carter Awards 2021 winners announced

Charles Rooking Carter Awards 2021 winners announced

The Charles Rooking Carter Awards, were held at the Carterton Events Centre on Saturday evening, where the community came together to celebrate Carterton’s coolest people. The Charles Rooking Carter Community Awards was created by the Carterton District Council in...
Update on wastewater ponds – Friday18 June

Update on wastewater ponds – Friday18 June

18 June 2021 We have borrowed an aerator for pond 2 (pictured). This is needed to raise the dissolved oxygen levels in the ponds. Aerobic bacteria need dissolved oxygen to survive. We are working to transfer healthy bacteria into the ponds and increase aeration to...
Update on raised pedestrian crossing High St Sth

Update on raised pedestrian crossing High St Sth

18 June 2021 Good progress has been made with the safety improvement work on the raised pedestrian crossing near South End School in the past weeks and we thank you for your patience. Capital Journeys has advised they are nearing the end of the programme and the work...
Adoption of the Draft Long Term Plan 2021/31 moved to 30 June

Adoption of the Draft Long Term Plan 2021/31 moved to 30 June

18 June 2021 The Council had originally scheduled 23 June as the date to sign off the Draft Long Term Plan 2021/31. The draft document needed to reflect the following changes: Changes to the financial model for the Eastern Growth Plan, for funding via financial...
Update on wastewater ponds – Tuesday 15 June

Update on wastewater ponds – Tuesday 15 June

15 June 2021 The Council has taken the following actions: • We are sourcing additional aeration units – these are needed to raise the dissolved oxygen levels in the ponds. Aerobic bacteria need dissolved oxygen to survive. • The aerobic bacteria in the sludge digest...