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Horizons One Plan approved

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 3:46 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons’ One Plan, a landmark document which has been 10 years in the making, was approved by Horizons Councillors at yesterday’s council meeting. More >>

Businesses encouraged to ‘party smart’ this festive season

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 12:38 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council’s road safety team is encouraging organisations to lead by example this festive season by providing non-alcoholic beverages and arranging a safe way home from end of year functions. More >>

Booms deployed as team practices response

Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 3:53 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Booms were deployed and memories were refreshed at a bi-annual training exercise for Horizons Regional Council’s marine oil response team in Wanganui on Monday November 24. More >>

Students wow judges with Conservation Week images

Friday, 14 November 2014, 12:38 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Five photos have been selected to feature in Horizons Regional Council’s sustainability calendar following a Conservation Week competition which prompted the Region’s students to ‘discover the world where you live’. More >>

Accord progress report sees large amount of work achieved

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 2:21 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Over the past two years a large amount of work has been achieved under the Manawatu River Leaders’ Accord thanks to a collaborative effort by many sectors of the community. A progress report on the Fresh Start for Fresh Water Clean-Up Fund was presented ... More >>

Well owners encouraged to test their water

Wednesday, 12 November 2014, 2:32 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Private well owners are being encouraged to follow well protection practices and have their water tested following a recent review of groundwater quality for Horizons Regional Council. More >>

Buses to stop on airport grounds

Friday, 24 October 2014, 2:43 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council buses to and from Feilding will travel via the Palmerston North Airport terminal from Monday 3 November, making it even easier for passengers to catch a plane. More >>

Opening weekend for Totara Reserve

Wednesday, 22 October 2014, 2:57 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Labour Weekend is opening weekend for one of the Region’s most popular camp sites and Horizons Regional Council is encouraging people to get out and enjoy all Totara Reserve has to offer. More >>

River Accord calls for community involvement

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 12:16 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Applications are being sought for the next round of Manawatu River Leaders’ Accord community grants, with a focus on projects that engage the community in water quality restoration within the Manawatu Catchment. More >>

Horizons seeks feedback on Feilding buses

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 9:32 am | Horizons Regional Council

Feilding’s bus service is up for review and Horizons Regional Council wants to hear from all current, potential and non bus users. More >>

Seeking snaps of local treasures

Friday, 3 October 2014, 2:31 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Conservation Week is coming up and students around the Region are being asked to take a picture of their favourite local treasure for the chance to win great prizes. More >>

Walkers to watch for Anzac Cliff work

Friday, 3 October 2014, 12:43 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Safety fencing is in place beside the Bridle Track at Albert Street, as the next stage in the proposed project to realign the Manawatu River and stabilise Anzac Cliffs gets underway. More >>

Seatbelt safety on the rise in Tararua

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 3:48 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Tararua residents are buckling up in the name of safety according to recent seatbelt surveys by Horizons Regional Council’s road safety team. More >>

Rongotea crossing monitored for safety

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 11:24 am | Horizons Regional Council

Parents and helpers from Rongotea School will take on the role of crossing monitors over the coming weeks as part of a campaign to educate children and remind drivers of the need to take care. More >>

Community grant applications closing soon

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 1:37 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Don’t miss out on this round of Horizons Regional Council’s community grants programme and get your application in by 5pm Friday 3 October. More >>

Honda helps drive planting

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 9:37 am | Horizons Regional Council

Spades were out in force at Pit Park on Saturday as Honda representatives mucked in alongside Horizons Regional Council, Pit Park People Society Incorporated and Dera Sacha Sauda to plant 3,500 native plants. More >>

Community invited to join staff for World Rivers Day

Monday, 15 September 2014, 3:18 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council is inviting the public to join their staff at local river sites to celebrate World Rivers Day on Monday 29 September. More >>

Restraints reminder for Palmerston North parents

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 4:25 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Parents and caregivers were reminded of the need to seat children in correctly fitted child restraints at check stops around Palmerston North today. More >>

Signage shares cultural history

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 3:54 pm | Horizons Regional Council

New signage beside the Manawatū River is helping communicate the tangata whenua, Rangitāne o Manawatū rich history as part of a community project led by Tanenuiarangi Manawatū Incorporated (TMI). More >>

Possums, rooks, old man’s beard or something else?

Friday, 29 August 2014, 5:26 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council is asking for community feedback about pest control in the Region to help guide decisions for a new Pest Management Plan. More >>



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