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Joint roading contract awarded to Fulton Hogan

Joint roading contract awarded to Fulton Hogan

A combined roading maintenance contract between South Wairarapa District Council and Carterton District Council has been finalised and awarded to Fulton Hogan. The joint approach came after a review in 2018 from an outside consultant showed a collaborative approach...

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Council extends Chief Executive’s contract

Council extends Chief Executive’s contract

Carterton District Councillors have extended Chief Executive Jane Davis’ contract for another two years. The decision was made during an extraordinary council meeting last week following a review of the Chief Executive’s employment, as provided for in Schedule 7,...

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It’s time to have your say!

It’s time to have your say!

It’s the time of year where Carterton District Council reviews its Annual Plan for the 2019/20 year. This is a key planning document and its purpose is to enhance transparency and accountability to the Carterton community by outlining the activities of the Council...

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Job Vacancy – Compliance and Advisory Officer

Job Vacancy – Compliance and Advisory Officer

Liquor Licensing, Food and Noise Control Full Time Position Carterton District Council and staff pride ourselves on being responsive to our customers and community. We are looking for someone who aligns with this approach and can manage the liquor licensing, food and...

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Carterton District Council Embraces Bilingual Signage

Carterton District Council Embraces Bilingual Signage

Carterton District Council confirmed it will be embracing Te Reo Māori and working with Hurunui o Rangi Marae to implement bilingual signage throughout the district. Te Reo Māori is the indigenous language of New Zealand and is recognised as an official language of...

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Restricted Fire Season (fire by permit)

Restricted Fire Season (fire by permit)

Restricted Fire Season Due to cooler temperatures and a satisfactory reduction in fire danger, the prohibited fire season (total fire ban) in the Wairarapa district has been revoked. While the fire danger has reduced, there are still some concerns around the...

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Carterton District Councillor Resigns

Carterton District Councillor Resigns

Councillor Tracey O’Callaghan resigned from her elected member position with Carterton District Council earlier today, with immediate effect. Tracey was elected onto council during the 2016 local body elections and was a member on the Audit and Risk Committee, Policy...

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Water Race Restrictions Now In Force

Water Race Restrictions Now In Force

Due to the lack of rain fall and the current low water levels of the Waingawa & Mangatarere Rivers, water restrictions have been imposed on the use of the Taratahi & Carrington Water Race. As our water allocation has been reduced to the lowest take, we need to...

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