Council buildings and facilities to reopen under Level 2

Council buildings and facilities to reopen under Level 2

We’re happy to announce that from Thursday 14 May, we will be reopening our council buildings and facilities. Our council office, library, Information Centre, Events Centre and playgrounds will reopen, with Level 2 guidelines will apply which means we will be doing...
Update on clock tower – May 2020

Update on clock tower – May 2020

We know you’ve been wondering what’s happening with our clock tower upgrade. We are happy to report that we have secured new contractors and they have recommenced remediation work. Once all the work including reinstalling the clock mechanisms has been completed, we’ll...

The latest information from Central Government on Monday afternoon included the fantastic news that many of our food and beverage businesses can now begin to prepare to move out of Level 4 -lock-down and into Level 3 with restricted trade next Wednesday 29 April....
Transfer Stations and Rural Rubbish

Transfer Stations and Rural Rubbish

As we will be under alert level 4 for another week, drop-off points have been provided at each district’s transfer station for rural residents to drop off their household waste only in prepaid council bags. Rural residents should drive to the kiosk at each...
Moving to Alert Level 3 from Tuesday 28 April.

Moving to Alert Level 3 from Tuesday 28 April.

Today, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced that New Zealand will be able to move to Alert Level 3 from Tuesday 28 April. We know how hard you’ve worked Wairarapa and we must ensure that we do not lose any of the gains we have made. THE KEY THING TO REMEMBER (AND...