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Carterton Free WaiFi

Carterton Free WaiFi

From Monday 4th December shoppers along High Street will be able to access the internet via Carterton Free Wai Fi. The initiative was spearheaded by the Carterton District Council Economic Advisory Group earlier this year, with the aim of having the service available...

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Carterton District Rating Revaluation for 2017

Carterton District Rating Revaluation for 2017

Significant value growth in much of Carterton District over past three years will be reflected in new rating values The new rating valuations have been prepared for 4,741 properties on behalf of the Carterton District Council by Quotable Value (QV). Please view the...

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Carterton Residents Survey

Carterton Residents Survey

This survey is now closed. As your local council we are continually looking for ways to improve our services. To ensure we have the views and opinions of the local community we are asking residents to complete our survey. The survey is estimated to take between 15-25...

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Possum control project in Wairarapa area

Possum control project in Wairarapa area

Carterton District Council has been notified of a Possum Control contract which will take place from 27 September 2017 to the end of June 2018. The project covers the Homewood and Riversdale areas. It runs from Whareama in the north, east of Stronvar, and ends just...

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Carterton Sports and Recreation Hub Survey

Carterton Sports and Recreation Hub Survey

The Survey is now closed - thank you to everyone who took part. You can still read about the proposed facility below: Introduction  Carterton District Council has been approached by the Carterton Sports and Recreation Trust seeking financial support to help fund stage...

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Carterton Urban Growth Strategy

Carterton Urban Growth Strategy

Our draft Urban Growth Strategy has projected the level of residential growth to be planned for over the next 50 years. The Strategy provides a planned approach for directing where and how to accommodate future residential growth in the District. If the land...

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Final Proposal for a Wairarapa District Council

Final Proposal for a Wairarapa District Council

Visit the Local Government Commission website for a full overview of the proposal , the details, and what happens next. On Tuesday 18th July, the Local Government Commission briefed the three Wairarapa councils on the final proposal of the Wairarapa District Council....

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Celebrating Carterton’s Coolest People

Celebrating Carterton’s Coolest People

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...

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Clareville Cemetery welcomes Natural Burials

Clareville Cemetery welcomes Natural Burials

From 1st July 2017, Clareville Cemetery will offer Natural Burials as an alternative to normal burial options. Carterton District Council has made the decision after numerous enquiries and requests for natural burials. Over the past 15 years a public movement has...

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Carterton Celebrates 160 years

Carterton Celebrates 160 years

2017 marks the 160th anniversary since Carterton was established by Charles Rooking Carter. Carterton District Council has recognised this anniversary by creating a 160 year logo which can be used on marketing and advertising council activities. Carterton businesses...

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