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Three staged approach to freshwater in the Horizons Region

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 1:26 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council’s strategy and policy committee today outlined a package of work around freshwater in the region. More >>

Further funding for erosion control in Horizons Region

Friday, 10 August 2018, 3:12 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council is pleased to learn it will receive a further $300,000 for erosion control works undertaken as part of the Sustainable Land Use Initiative (SLUI). More >>

Horizons prosecutes environmental polluters

Friday, 27 July 2018, 10:19 am | Horizons Regional Council

Three of five prosecutions Horizons Regional Council currently has before the courts have been found guilty for environmental offending. More >>

Horizons holds Palmerston North constituency by-election

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 9:51 am | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council will be holding a by-election for the Palmerston North constituency following the passing of Councillor Pat Kelly over Queen’s Birthday weekend. More >>

Horizons’ community grants funding spread across region

Monday, 25 June 2018, 4:37 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Twelve community groups from across the Manawatū-Whanganui region are to receive funding for their projects under Horizons Regional Council’s community grants programme. Set up at the beginning of 2012, the programme was established to support community ... More >>

Horizons Regional Land Transport Plan adopted

Friday, 22 June 2018, 2:50 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council have adopted the 2018-28 Regional Land Transport Plan (RLTP), following a required three year review. More >>

Horizons adopts Long-term Plan

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 12:47 pm | Horizons Regional Council

After considering over 500 submissions and hearing from more than 80 submitters, Horizons Regional Council adopted its final Long-term Plan for the next 10 years today. More >>

Horizons welcomes funding announcement

Friday, 15 June 2018, 11:07 am | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council is extremely pleased to learn today that it is the recipient of nearly $1 million from central government’s Provincial Growth Fund to plant 1.35 million trees this winter. More >>

Farmers reminded to keep stock off stopbanks

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 9:01 am | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council has closed the Moutoa floodgates after the Manawatū River levels dropped significantly overnight. More >>

River levels across the region drop

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 3:33 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council will keep an eye on river levels overnight as they continue to drop across the region. More >>

St Johns Hill School retains top Enviroschools status

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 2:24 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council will be helping St Johns Hill School to celebrate retaining their Green Gold status for the Enviroschools programme, which is the highest achievable status, on Friday 15 June. More >>

Moutoa floodgates open

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 8:23 am | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council river management staff have opened the Moutoa floodgates this morning after rainfall has seen the Manawatū River rise. More >>

River levels to be monitored overnight

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 5:19 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council river management staff will be keeping a close eye on river levels across the region overnight, with Manawatū River level predictions signaling a possible Moutoa floodgate operation in the early hours of Wednesday morning. More >>

Abatement notice served on NZDF following contamination

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 1:40 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council has served the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) with an abatement notice to cease the unauthorised discharge of contaminants at Ohakea air base. More >>

Horizons Long-term Plan submissions to be heard

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:16 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Submissions for Horizons Regional Council’s Long-term Plan have closed with hearings taking place over three days from 22-24 May in both Palmerston North and Whanganui. More >>

River protection upgrades underway behind the scenes

Friday, 11 May 2018, 3:36 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council upgrades to flood protection in the lower Manawatū are ticking along steadily behind the scenes. More >>

Leaders meet to discuss progress on river improvements

Friday, 27 April 2018, 3:31 pm | Horizons Regional Council

Leaders meet to discuss progress on river improvements The Manawatū River Leaders’ Forum met in Palmerston North today to discuss progress of initiatives underway to help improve the Manawatū River and catchment. The Forum is made up of Iwi/hapū, ... More >>

Avoid the spread of water pests - check clean dry

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 11:37 am | Horizons Regional Council

With duck shooting commencing on 5 May Horizons Regional Council and the Ministry for Primary Industries are reminding everyone of the importance of cleaning equipment between waterways. More >>

Horizons seeks feedback on representation arrangements

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 11:14 am | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council is reviewing its existing community representation arrangements and wants to hear your thoughts before submissions close at noon, 14 May 2018. More >>

Horizons: Grants available to support community initiatives

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 9:15 am | Horizons Regional Council

Grants available to support community initiatives Horizons Regional Council is calling for applications to its community grants programme with $20,000 available to support environmental initiatives. The programme helps encourage and support local community ... More >>

 

 

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