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Go plastic-free this July

Friday, 29 June 2018, 11:50 am | Marlborough District Council

How much single-use plastic do you think you could reduce from your everyday purchasing? Plastic Free July is a new approach to try and reduce our reliance on it. More >>

2019 Black Hawk National Dog Show comes to Marlborough

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 12:31 pm | Marlborough District Council

Dogs New Zealand is delighted to announce that the 2019 Black Hawk National Dog Show will be held in Blenheim. President of Dogs New Zealand (Dogs NZ), Mr. Nigel Trainor said: “The National Dog Show is our premier event and is held on an annual basis. ... More >>

Urban development report helps prepare for future growth

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 12:14 pm | Marlborough District Council

In a first for Marlborough, the Council has released its National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity quarterly monitoring report. The report measures housing and business development market indicators for the quarter October to December 2017 ... More >>

Council reduces rates impact with Long Term Plan decisions

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 9:20 am | Marlborough District Council

After considering 305 written submissions and hearing 30 hours of verbal presentations from over 100 members of the community, Marlborough District Councillors yesterday agreed their Long Term Plan ten-year budget priorities, which will be ratified at ... More >>

Myrtle rust discovered in Havelock

Friday, 1 June 2018, 8:59 am | Marlborough District Council

Plants infected with myrtle rust have been found in Havelock and Renwick, Marlborough. This follows it being found for the first time in the South Island in Tasman District in April. More >>

AA rating for Council’s financial management

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 9:58 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council’s strong financial management has been confirmed by rating agency S&P Global Ratings, which has again awarded an “AA Stable” long term credit rating, for the third year in a row. More >>

Peak performance by Marlborough economy

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 10:34 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough’s economy has been building at the fastest pace experienced in more than a decade. More >>

Antenno is a finalist in the IDC 2018 Smart City awards

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 9:13 am | Marlborough District Council

The community engagement mobile app Antenno used by Marlborough District Council has been shortlisted as one of the finalists in IDC’s 2018 Smart City Asia Pacific Awards (SCAPA) in the ‘Civic Engagement’ category. More >>

New tests confirm Blenheim’s water remains safe

Monday, 28 May 2018, 9:41 am | Marlborough District Council

New tests confirm Blenheim’s water remains safe to drink Marlborough District Council is pleased test results show there is no PFAS in Blenheim’s town water supply bores. Council’s Operations and Maintenance Engineer Stephen Rooney says ... More >>

Funding welcomed for Ōpaoa bridge, Blenheim

Friday, 25 May 2018, 3:14 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council Deputy Mayor Terry Sloan has welcomed the news that the new Ōpaoa bridge has got the green light to go ahead. More >>

Keep it clean Marlborough - and help maintain our reputation

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 11:07 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council Solid Waste Manager Alec McNeil says this is the most important thing people can do to help retain our reputation for high quality recyclables. More >>

Almost 300 submissions received on Long Term Plan

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 9:07 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council received nearly 300 submissions on its 2018-28 Long Term Plan Consultation Document, ‘Investing in Marlborough’. More >>

Tell us what you really think

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 2:24 pm | Marlborough District Council

The consultation process for Council’s 2018-28 Long Term Plan Consultation closes at 5pm on Monday 14 May. More >>

Marlborough District Council welcomes boaties’ sentencing

Wednesday, 2 May 2018, 11:24 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council’s Harbour Master has welcomed the prosecution of the owner of a launch, and another man who was on board with him at the time of a serious incident. More >>

Minister considering options for Marlborough Colleges

Friday, 27 April 2018, 6:53 pm | Marlborough District Council

Mayor John Leggett hosted Education Minister Chris Hipkins on his visit to Blenheim this afternoon where he was taken on a tour of Marlborough Boys' and Marlborough Girl's Colleges. More >>

Tests show Blenheim water safe to drink

Monday, 23 April 2018, 1:34 pm | Marlborough District Council

Tests show Blenheim water safe to drink Marlborough District Council is pleased test results show there is no PFAS in Blenheim’s town water supply bores, with one exception. PFAS was detected in a bore in Auckland Street. Council’s Operations ... More >>

Colleges review ‘disappointing’

Tuesday, 17 April 2018, 8:56 am | Marlborough District Council

Mayor John Leggett says he was disappointed to hear that the co-location of Marlborough Boys’ and Girls’ colleges has been put on hold by the Ministry of Education. More >>

Marlborough Long Term Plan proposal adopted - have your say

Friday, 13 April 2018, 1:45 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council has adopted the Consultation Document relating to its 2018-28 Long Term Plan, ‘Investing in Marlborough’. More >>

Marlborough dines out on Wellington flight change

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 9:44 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough dines out on Wellington flight change Marlborough Mayor John Leggett has welcomed Air New Zealand’s decision to shift one of its weekday Wellington morning flights to Blenheim to the middle of the day. The change will take effect ... More >>

MBIE determination on automatic pool safety covers

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 2:21 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council has received MBIE’s determination on automatic pool safety covers and has accepted the Ministry’s findings. More >>

   

 

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