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Weather warning for Marlborough Sounds’ residents

Friday, 20 July 2018, 5:19 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough Roads advises there is heavy rain and strong winds forecast in some parts of Marlborough over the weekend. More >>

Marlborough: Committee adopts pest plan recommendations

Friday, 20 July 2018, 1:06 pm | Marlborough District Council

The Environment Committee adopted the recommendations of the Regional Pest Management Plan (RPMP) hearings panel to make a new RPMP for Marlborough yesterday. The recommendations go to the full Council for adoption at their 9 August meeting. More >>

Marlborough district is waterlogged

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 11:41 am | Marlborough District Council

While the sun is shining today Marlborough is waterlogged, with soils holding more water than is usual for this time of year, making ponding and surface flooding slow to disappear. More >>

Taylor river sewage leak identified

Monday, 16 July 2018, 2:54 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council staff have identified what they think is the main source of sewage contaminating the Taylor river by Riverside Park. More >>

Litter survey results: could do better

Monday, 16 July 2018, 10:40 am | Marlborough District Council

How tidy our district is depends on the behaviour of people living here as well as the level of services provided, Marlborough District Council’s solid waste manager Alec McNeil says. More >>

Blenheim water supply bores given another all clear

Wednesday, 4 July 2018, 10:47 am | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council is pleased the latest test results show there is no PFAS in Blenheim’s town water supply bores. More >>

Bayleys gets on board the Blenheim bus

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 4:56 pm | Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Council has agreed an extended sponsorship deal with Bayleys Marlborough Ltd., renewing its support for the Blenheim bus service. More >>

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 >>

   

 

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