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New Zealand Tattoo postponed

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 1:47 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council regrets to advise that, following careful consideration, a decision has been made to postpone the New Zealand Tattoo, which was to be held in the city on 12 and 13 April. More >>

Palmerston North earns Safe Community reaccreditation

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 9:45 am | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North has done it again. Affirming its commitment to being a connected and safe city, Palmerston North has been reaccredited as an International Safe Community. The city joins a global community of around 60 cities to achieve Pan Pacific Safe ... More >>

Palmerston North to host international and NZ delegations

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 11:24 am | Palmerston North City Council

International visitors from U.S.A., Japan, China and Australia as well as delegates from all over New Zealand are set to converge at the 2019 New Zealand Sister Cities conference in Palmerston North this week (21 – 23 March). More >>

Council moves closer to formalising co-management

Tuesday, 12 March 2019, 9:26 am | Palmerston North City Council

Council moves closer to formalising co-management of Te Motu o Poutoa with Rangitāne More >>

He Ara Kotahi on track to be completed by mid-May

Friday, 8 March 2019, 3:56 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Further funding has been approved by Palmerston North City Council to meet the additional costs of completing the He Ara Kotahi pathway and bridges. The approval of further funding has ensured there are no delays to completing the project, by mid-May. “While ... More >>

Arts and cultural ideas sought for Creative Communities

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 3:12 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Arts and cultural ideas sought for Palmerston North’s Creative Communities Scheme More >>

Thirty new social housing units now ready for tenants

Friday, 1 March 2019, 7:50 pm | Palmerston North City Council

The first construction phase at Papaioea Place, Council’s social housing redevelopment project, is now complete. Thirty new units were officially opened by Mayor Grant Smith during a ceremony today (4 March). More >>

Thirty-Nine Organisations Have Funding Confirmed

Friday, 1 March 2019, 11:12 am | Palmerston North City Council

Council has announced the names of 39 organisations as first recipients of Strategic Priority Grants. The grants provide multi-year funding for community-led projects and activities. It replaces the former ‘Fee for Service’ contracting programme. More >>

Residents Warned Not to Touch Ducks in the City

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 3:31 pm | Palmerston North City Council

28 February, 2019. Residents are being warned not to touch ducks in the city after some tested positive for Avian Botulism. Over the past ten days some sick and dead ducks have been found around parks- especially the Hokowhitu Lagoon. Wellington Fish ... More >>

New Zealand celebrities join NZ Tattoo line-up

Friday, 22 February 2019, 3:48 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council is delighted to announce Judy Bailey ONZM and Dave Dobbyn ONZM as participants in New Zealand’s largest military spectacular - the NZ Tattoo being held in Palmerston North in April. Having former broadcaster Judy ... More >>

Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery now on phased opening

Friday, 15 February 2019, 5:09 pm | Palmerston North City Council

New Zealand's first specialised wildlife rehabilitation centre is now open. Located at the heart of Palmerston North’s Victoria Esplanade, Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery started to welcome visitors with a phased opening on 14 February. Central ... More >>

Phone app to report issues to Council launched

Friday, 15 February 2019, 9:08 am | Palmerston North City Council

People can now quickly report issues to Palmerston North City Council through the mobile phone app – Snap Send Solve. The app, locally launched today, makes it easier for people to report Council-related incidents such as cracked pavements, dumped ... More >>

Council assures transparency

Thursday, 17 January 2019, 1:30 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council challenges criticisms about suggested delays in responding to media information requests regarding an economic grant to Toyota New Zealand Limited. More >>

Council takes ownership of Ashhurst Pool

Friday, 21 December 2018, 12:29 pm | Palmerston North City Council

The Ashhurst School and Community Pool will re-open in the New Year, after being closed for the past 12 months. Palmerston North City Council negotiated with the Ministry of Education to take over ownership and management of the pool. More >>

New roses to shine at International Rose Trials

Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 1:07 pm | Palmerston North City Council

National and international rose growers will shortly find out which of their roses has been judged the best grown at the New Zealand International Rose Trial Grounds in Palmerston North’s Victoria Esplanade Gardens. Over the past two years, 40 roses ... More >>

Proposed Plan Change C open for submissions

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 10:13 am | Palmerston North City Council

A proposed plan change to rezone a city area to enable more housing is now open for submissions. Currently zoned – Race Training Zone, it is proposed to change the land to the Residential Zone. Proposed Plan Change C, to be known as the Kikiwhenua ... More >>

Councils invite submissions for Highway

Friday, 16 November 2018, 11:16 am | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council (PNCC) has received a Notice of Requirement application from NZTA. The application received on 2 November, relates to a new 11.5km State Highway 3 connection between Ashhurst and Woodville to replace the old Gorge Road ... More >>

$40m Regional Rail Hub investment will fast-track growth

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 7:56 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council welcomed today’s announcement by Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones of a $40 million investment from the Provincial Growth Fund towards the development of a Regional Rail Hub. More >>

Palmerston North Final Proposal for Representation Review

Friday, 9 November 2018, 1:36 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Following the consideration of submissions, Palmerston North City Council resolved on 24 October, to adopt its initial proposal for its Representation Review. That proposal is: More >>

Palmerston North Civic Award winners announced

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 7:12 pm | Palmerston North City Council

The 30th Palmerston North Civic Awards has honoured three Palmerston North citizens for their outstanding and long-serving contributions to the community. More >>

 

 

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