Recycling wheelie bin numbering error

Recycling wheelie bin numbering error

An error made when delivering Carterton’s new recycling wheelie bins has seen all residents receive a bin labelled with a number 1. The new collection system started today, with recycling wheelie bins labelled number 2 due to be collected this week and bins labelled...
The Clock Tower colour vote has arrived!

The Clock Tower colour vote has arrived!

The time to choose Carterton’s clock tower paint colour has finally arrived and will be given over to our residents to decide. The once heralded “Carterton’s Big Ben” has been under repair this year after a seismic assessment in 2015 identified the structure as being...
Climate Change Advisor appointed

Climate Change Advisor appointed

South Wairarapa District Council and Carterton District Council are pleased to announce the appointment of Melanie Barthe to the role of Climate Change Advisor. The need for a Climate Change Advisor became apparent after a number of submissions were received during...
Wairarapa councils launch regional Positive Ageing Strategy

Wairarapa councils launch regional Positive Ageing Strategy

A region-wide strategy addressing how to meet the wellbeing needs of the Wairarapa’s ageing community was launched this morning at an event at the Carterton Events Centre. The Wairarapa Positive Ageing Strategy launch event was attended by Hon Minister for Seniors...
Recycling wheelie bin numbering error

9th of September is the day to remember

9TH OF SEPTEMBER IS THE DAY TO REMEMBER! Many of you have received your recycling wheelie bins already, and we’re excited to start this service the week beginning September 9th. It’s great to see so many of you wanting to get out and use all that extra...
Carterton first in Wairarapa to launch IdealCup CupCycling™

Carterton first in Wairarapa to launch IdealCup CupCycling™

IdealCup Founder Stephanie Fry (left) with Crystal Thompson from Wild Oats and Carterton District Council’s zero waste coordinator Jo Dean. Carterton District Council and IdealCup have teamed up to launch CupCycling™ in Carterton to support local cafes in their...