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Last updated: 01 Mar, 2022 08:54am

Lane Closure: Dalefield Road

One lane of Dalefield Road will be closed from 7am to 6pm on Monday 2 to Friday 6 May as contractors continue work as part of the Dalefield wastewater treatment plant project. A detour will be in place for traffic trying to exit Dalefield Road onto State Highway 2,...

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Roadworks: High Street North

Roadworks: High Street North

Stop/go traffic controls will be in place on High Street North near Plimsoll Street on the nights of Tuesday 3, Wednesday 4, and Thursday 5 May. This is part of the work to upgrade the sewer in that area. The controls will be in place between 7pm and 6am. The work is...

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Stop sign boosts safety at Carterton junction

Stop sign boosts safety at Carterton junction

A new stop sign at the corner of Moreton and Rutland Rds will aim to boost safety at the junction. Carterton District Council's roading team acted on community feedback and upgraded the Give Way to a complete Stop intersection. Road markings and signs have been...

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Carrington Park spraying complete

Carrington Park spraying complete

Our Parks and Reserves team completed weed spraying work at Carrington Park his morning [Wednesday, 20 April]. The team says there is no withholding period for the spray used for removing broadleaf and prickly weeds from the fields. This morning was the only time the...

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Explore this Autumn with O Te Whenua

Explore this Autumn with O Te Whenua

Stuck at home this Easter? Visiting Wairarapa for our beautiful autumn? Explore your backyard and beyond with the Wairarapa Library Service O Te Whenua School Holiday Programme. Autumn is discovery time for tamariki in Wairarapa. Why do leaves fall? Where can you find...

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Council begins work on its new animal facility project

Council begins work on its new animal facility project

24 March 2022 Carterton District Council has made a significant step forward towards the construction of its new animal facility by beginning work at the Dalefield Road site this month. The existing animal facility is no longer fit for purpose and does not meet the...

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Update on Council facilities at COVID-19 Red setting

Update on Council facilities at COVID-19 Red setting

Following the Government's announcement about changes to the Covid Protection Framework, we have made the following changes to our facilities: From 11:59PM, Friday 25 March Scanning into Carterton District Council facilities will no longer be mandatory. COVID-19...

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Council seeks public feedback on Draft Annual Plan 2022/23

Council seeks public feedback on Draft Annual Plan 2022/23

25 March 2022 Media Statement – Council seeks public feedback on Draft Annual Plan 2022/23 Carterton District Council is seeking feedback from Carterton residents on its Draft Annual Plan for the 2022/23 financial year. Last year, the Council consulted the community...

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Water Restrictions – Sprinklers allowed on alternate days

Water Restrictions – Sprinklers allowed on alternate days

9 March 2022 We can now ease our restrictions slightly to allow the use of sprinklers again on alternate days. These restrictions will remain in place for at least a month while we complete the upgrades to our Frederick Street urban water treatment plant. This is to...

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Temporary change to main council office hours

Temporary change to main council office hours

8 March 2022 Due to COVID now present in Wairarapa, some of our staff are working in bubbles and from home. In order to keep everyone safe and to continue to provide services, we will now be open from 10am-2pm Monday to Friday. These hours will be reviewed on 25...

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