Marlborough District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Deputy Mayor Nadine Taylor sworn in

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 2:12 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough Sounds Ward Councillor Nadine Taylor is Marlborough’s new Deputy Mayor, and was sworn in today by Mayor John Leggett. More >>

Free waste skip in Tuamarina on 23 November

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 4:12 pm | Marlborough District Council

The Council is trialing amnesty skips across the region in an effort to reduce illegal dumping. More >>

Second high-tech marine survey of Marlborough Sounds

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 2:06 pm | Marlborough District Council

Detailed 3D images of the seabed in the Western Marlborough Sounds will be brought to the surface as a second high-tech marine survey gets underway in the region. More >>

Wellbeing and Prosperity Awards announced at EDNZ Conference

Monday, 4 November 2019, 3:10 pm | Marlborough District Council

Ten Kiwi organisations have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to the wellbeing and the prosperity of their communities. Economic Development New Zealand (EDNZ), a not-for-profit which champions organisations and individuals who stimulate ... More >>

Water conservation call for Renwick for next two weeks

Friday, 1 November 2019, 10:11 am | Marlborough District Council

The High Street water mains upgrade is continuing over the next two weeks in Renwick and means most residents may experience lower water pressure than normal. More >>

Mayor John Leggett announces Council line up

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 4:13 pm | Marlborough District Council

Re-elected Marlborough Mayor John Leggett has chosen Marlborough Sounds Ward Councillor, Nadine Taylor, as his deputy mayor. More >>

Join the hunt for Chilean Needle Grass

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 1:39 pm | Marlborough District Council

Now’s the time of year when Council asks for your help to control the highly invasive pest plant, Chilean Needle Grass. More >>

Stormwater upgrade starts in Muller Road and Redwood Street

Thursday, 24 October 2019, 11:37 am | Marlborough District Council

Construction is beginning on the next phase of the Town Branch Drain stormwater network upgrade, part of the Council’s infrastructure upgrade of Blenheim. More >>

Land purchase a milestone for library and art gallery

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 9:57 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council has purchased the land occupied by the old Liquorland building at 1 High Street, Blenheim from the Millennium Art Gallery Foundation Trust, for the planned new Marlborough district library and art gallery. More >>

Marlborough voter turnout confirmed

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 12:03 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District’s overall voter return is 48.83% of eligible voters, down almost 5% on the 2016 turnout of 53.64%. More >>

Marlborough election result: Francis Maher wins seat

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 6:17 pm | Marlborough District Council

This result is based on voter returns of about 99.5%. There are only 59 special votes to be processed, which will not change the result. More >>

Marlborough election results: John Leggett wins second term

Saturday, 12 October 2019, 2:40 pm | Marlborough District Council

John Leggett has been returned as Mayor of Marlborough for a second term, based on voters’ returns of about 97%. More >>

Youth Civic Awards 2019

Friday, 4 October 2019, 5:38 pm | Marlborough District Council

Four Marlborough young people are the recipients of the 2019 Youth Civic Awards presented by the Marlborough District Council: More >>

Local roads speed limit review - next steps

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 1:18 pm | Marlborough District Council

Feedback from Marlburians on Council’s review of speed limits on local roads has seen more than 470 submissions received from across the district. More >>

Sign up for ShakeOut

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 8:21 am | Marlborough District Council

Practice makes perfect, so now is a good time to enrol in this year’s ShakeOut, which is held all over the world to remind people about the right thing to do in an earthquake. More >>

Container return scheme announcement welcomed

Wednesday, 25 September 2019, 10:47 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council and Auckland Council have welcomed today’s funding announcement by Associate Minister of the Environment, Hon Eugenie Sage, for the design of a container return scheme (CRS) for New Zealand. More >>

Final week for feedback on local speed limits

Monday, 23 September 2019, 3:44 pm | Marlborough District Council

With just four days left until submissions close on the review of local road speed limits on Friday 27 September, Council is encouraging Marlburians to have their say. More >>

Renwick infrastructure upgrade rolls on

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 1:47 pm | Marlborough District Council

Construction gets underway soon on a new water main pipeline, part of Council’s infrastructure upgrade for the town. More >>

Crinoline Bridge reopening next Tuesday

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 2:24 pm | Marlborough District Council

The Crinoline footbridge near The Quays-Riverside Park closed on Monday 9 September for repairs. More >>

Yealands Wines Awatere Hall official reopening

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 11:32 am | Marlborough District Council

The newly renovated Yealands Wines Awatere Memorial Hall will be officially opened on Sunday 15 September and you’re invited to attend. More >>



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