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Official opening of the Ruamāhanga Roads depot

Official opening of the Ruamāhanga Roads depot

Photo: (From left) Delivery Manager Wellington Water Alliance Vic Maggs, Regional Manager Fulton Hogan Daren Courtnage, Fulton Hogan’s Managing Director Cos Bruyn, South Wairarapa Mayor Alex Beijen, Carterton Mayor Greg Lang, Rangitāne o Wairarapa cultural advisor...

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Residents Survey results steer focus for 2020/21

Residents Survey results steer focus for 2020/21

Carterton District Council’s 2020 Annual Residents Survey results are in and have provided valuable insights into what its community values. The survey provides an overview of the general satisfaction of residents, as well as a specific breakdown in relation to...

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Carterton Daffodil Festival gets green light

Carterton Daffodil Festival gets green light

Covid-19 may have disrupted our Autumn events calendar, but it hasn’t stopped Carterton’s iconic Daffodil Festival from going ahead. The Daffodil Festival is biggest event on Carterton’s event calendar, attracting 10,000 guests to take part in activities ranging from...

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Small business grant fund applications open in June

Small business grant fund applications open in June

Carterton’s Small Business Grant Fund will be open for applications next month. The Carterton Small Business Grant Fund was designed to help our small local businesses recover from the economic effects of COVID-19. From 1 June, small-sized, locally owned and operated...

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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...

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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....

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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 transfer...

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