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Carterton Sustainable Wastewater Open Day

Carterton Sustainable Wastewater Open Day

We're having an Open Day! Come along any time between 11am - 2pm Sunday 1 December to see the progress being made at our Carterton Sustainable Wastewater Project Situated at Gallon Road, Carterton (Right of State Highway 2 opposite Waihakeke Road turnoff). No bookings...

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Sparks Park Update

Sparks Park Update

Yesterday (25 November) the hearing committee made up of councillor Russell Keys, Deputy Mayor Rebecca Vergunst, and former Mayor John Booth recommended to NOT put forward an application to partially revoke the Department of Conservation reserve status and therefore...

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TUIA Programme Applications now open

TUIA Programme Applications now open

The three Wairarapa councils are welcoming applications to join the TUIA Programme. TUIA is a mentoring programme for Māori aged 18-25 which encourages our rangatahi to grow in their communities. The partnership between the Mayors and rangatahi will help them develop...

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AND THE WINNER IS…

AND THE WINNER IS…

Option 2 with 53% of the vote! Your elected members resolved that the voting process was fair and accepted the outcome of the public vote. Please note, the vote was for the paint scheme only as there is currently no funding set aside for lighting and we are yet to...

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Farewell to our friend Lorraine Gittings

It is with immense sadness we say goodbye to our good friend Lorraine Gittings. Lorraine passed away Sunday morning, surrounded by her family. Lorraine is survived by her husband Dave (our infrastructure and services manager), her two adored children and her two much...

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Carterton Community Emergency Hub Exercise

Carterton Community Emergency Hub Exercise

Join the team for our Community Emergency Hub exercise, Sunday 3rd November from 2pm. - Learn about how your community can respond to the challenges of a disaster - Practice what to do at your Community Emergency Hub - Come along and find out how the Carterton...

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Temporary Closure of Norman Avenue

Temporary Closure of Norman Avenue

Carterton District Council is temporarily closing the intersection of Norman Avenue and State Highway 2 due to on-going safety concerns. The temporary closure comes into effect on 7 October following a decision by councillors in September. The Carterton elected...

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Creative Communities Grants Open

Creative Communities Grants Open

Calling all artists, performers, entertainers, crafters and budding arty folk – applications to the Carterton Creative Communities Scheme are now open! If you have an idea for a creative community project, check out how we may be able to support you in bringing it to...

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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...

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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...

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September / October School Holiday Programme

September / October School Holiday Programme

Registrations for the September/October School Holiday Programme are now closed.  This free programme runs during the first week of the School Holidays from Mon 30th Sept - Thur 3rd Oct 2019. Please visit our School Holiday Page on our website to find out more abut...

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