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...
Three waters reform – Update June 2021

Three waters reform – Update June 2021

2 June 2021 Today the DIA released 4 evidence based reports in relation to the three waters reform, building the case for change. These can be found at https://www.dia.govt.nz/Three-waters-review What does this mean for our council and community? We’re still waiting...
Water Transgression Report May 2021

Water Transgression Report May 2021

May 2021 Last month, we promised you a full and comprehensive public report of the investigation and remedial work taken during the boil water notice, and our ongoing plans for our water infrastructure. This is now available online here To keep up to date with further...
Update on building consent processing and inspection times

Update on building consent processing and inspection times

7 May 2021 The building department at the Carterton District Council have been experiencing a very high volume of building consent applications and inspection requests, which has resulted in delays. James Kirkland – Team Leader – and his partner Jess welcomed their...