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Recycling wheelie bins – coming soon!

In 2018 the three Wairarapa Councils consulted on a plan to introduce wheelie bins for recycling and following consultation, it was decided that the three Councils would jointly introduce wheelie bins. The improved recycling service will be cleaner, greener and...

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July School Holiday Programme

Registrations for our July School Holiday Programme are now open! This free programme runs during the second week of the school holidays from Mon 15th – Thur 18th July. Please visit our School Holiday Programme page on our website to find out more about our...

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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 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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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and a satisfactory reduction in fire danger, the prohibited fire season (total fire ban) in the Wairarapa district has been revoked.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

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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