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Swimming advisory lifted at Tahunanui Beach

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 11:52 am | Nelson City Council

Testing results have just been received, and confirmed that the no swimming advisory can now be lifted at Tahunanui Beach. More >>

Nelson gets ready for Opera in the Park 2018

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 11:32 am | Nelson City Council

All the right elements are coming together for one of Nelson’s favourite biennial events. What : Opera in the Park When : Saturday 24 February, 7.30-10pm. Gates open at 5.30pm Where : Saxton Oval, Stoke Cost : Adult $25, child (5-15) $5, child under ... More >>

Great Taste Trail update- trail open with detours

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 4:58 pm | Nelson City Council

95 percent of the Great Taste Trail remains open, with detours around three sections of the trail closed: • Richmond to Lansdowne Rd • Rabbit Island Beach • Mapua Foreshore Detours are in place and maps are available on the Cycle Trails Trust website More >>

Water contact ban in place.

Monday, 12 February 2018, 9:07 am | Nelson City Council

Yesterday's heavy rainfall weather event has resulted in an overflow of untreated sewage and stormwater contaminants into Nelson Haven and Waimea Estuary. More >>

Water contact ban lifted at Tahunanui Beach

Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 5:24 pm | Nelson City Council

Following the results of water testing, the water contact ban in place since the storm event on Thursday 1 February has now been lifted at Tahunanui main beach, Tahunanui back beach, and along by Rocks Road. More >>

Water contact ban following sewage spill and storm

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 7:07 pm | Nelson City Council

Today’s storm surge and king tide weather event has caused a failure at the Beach Road Sewerage Pump Station in Richmond, sewage overflows at Monaco and general contamination from stormwater run-off. More >>

The stars come out for Nelson's Opera in the Park 2018

Thursday, 18 January 2018, 12:51 pm | Nelson City Council

The stars come out for Nelson's Opera in the Park 2018 18 January 2018 More >>

Festivals Trust Board Members applications open

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 12:29 pm | Nelson City Council

Applications are being called for Nelson Festivals Trust Board members who want to play a part in the future direction and oversight of the Nelson Arts Festival. The Nelson Festivals Trust is being formed as an independent Charitable Trust to take ... More >>

Festivals Trust Board Chair appointed

Monday, 15 January 2018, 6:53 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has appointed Brent Thawley as Chair for the new Festivals Trust Board being established to oversee the Nelson Arts Festival. More >>

Nelson City Council long-term credit ratings re-affirmed

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 3:40 pm | Nelson City Council

Credit rating agency, Standard and Poor's, has re-affirmed its current AA long-term and A-1+ short-term credit rating for the Nelson City Council. More >>

Council launches Pollution Hotline

Monday, 27 November 2017, 4:25 pm | Nelson City Council

Council has recently launched a Freephone pollution hotline - 0800 NOPOLLUTE or 0800 667 655 - that people can call if they see a pollution threat or incident in the Nelson area. More >>

Mayor Reese Supports Water Declaration

Friday, 27 October 2017, 3:12 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson Mayor Rachel Reese has joined the Mayors and Chairs of New Zealand Local Government as they declare their continuing commitment to valuing and managing water as a precious resource. The Local Government Leaders’ Water Declaration outlines ... More >>

Expressions of Interest sought for Nelson Festivals Trust

Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 12:19 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals for the position of Chair for the Nelson Festivals Trust, an independent Charitable Trust that is being established to be primarily responsible for the governance and ... More >>

Council welcomes independent assessment

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 4:58 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council welcomes today’s release, by Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ), of independent assessment reports for nine local Councils throughout New Zealand. More >>

Nelson Arts Festival starts this week!

Monday, 9 October 2017, 9:53 am | Nelson City Council

The 23rd Nelson Arts Festival kicks off this week, with song, dance, theatre, comedy, literature and art all arriving on our doorstep. More >>

Council approves new Special Housing Areas

Friday, 22 September 2017, 9:49 am | Nelson City Council

At a full Council meeting on 21 September, Nelson City Council approved seven new and two amendments to Special Housing Areas (SHAs) for recommendation to the Minister of Building and Construction. The SHAs considered were: More >>

Pat Dougherty Named as Nelson City Council Chief Executive

Friday, 15 September 2017, 11:42 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has completed its recruitment process for a new Chief Executive and would like to announce the appointment of Mr Patrick (Pat) Dougherty to the role. Mr Dougherty is currently the Chief Executive of Kāpiti Coast District Council, ... More >>

The 23rd Nelson Arts Festival Programme

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 8:40 am | Nelson City Council

The 23rd Nelson Arts Festival programme has launched, with a stellar line-up of national and international talent coming to Nelson from 11-27 October 2017. With Early Bird tickets now on sale, it’s time to book your tickets and plan your fill of theatre, ... More >>

Acting Chief Executive appointed to Nelson City Council

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:48 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has appointed an Acting Chief Executive on a temporary basis to guide the organisation while the recruitment process for a new Chief Executive takes place over the coming months. Mr David Hammond will step into the role on 26 ... More >>

Feedback Sought on Future Governance of the Nelson Arts Fest

Monday, 12 June 2017, 11:59 am | Nelson City Council

Council would like to know what the community thinks about the formation of a Council Controlled Organisation (CCO) to oversee the Nelson Arts Festival. More >>

 

 

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