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Council to Consult Community on Maori Representation

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 9:31 am | Palmerston North City Council

The Palmerston North City Council is to ask the community about its views on the possibility of establishing a Maori ward or wards for the 2019 local body elections. More >>

ANZAC Day Poppy Project

Monday, 27 March 2017, 1:19 pm | Palmerston North City Council

An ordinary grey blanket is being collaboratively transformed into a commemorative textural wall-hanging honouring ANZAC Day. If you can sew a button on, then you could help with its creation. More >>

Council issues warning about bogus animal control letters

Friday, 24 March 2017, 4:45 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council is warning residents about bogus leaflets being distributed in the Ashhurst which falsely suggest they come from “animal control”. More >>

‘Library of the Future’ project seeking contractor interest

Monday, 20 March 2017, 4:31 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Registrations of interest are being invited from contractors for the refurbishment of Palmerston North’s City Library. More >>

Council Set to Complete Summer Roadworks

Friday, 10 March 2017, 12:42 pm | Palmerston North City Council

A number of roads around the city will be resurfaced this month as part of the Palmerston North City Council summer roadworks programme. This will result in some detours and delays for road users. More >>

Local Initiatives benefit from funding

Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 12:47 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Increasing social connection within local communities has inspired three new projects. The projects have all been granted funds from the Palmerston North City Council’s Local Initiative Fund. More >>

Programme for De-sexing Menacing Dogs is an all round win

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 2:58 pm | Palmerston North City Council

The Palmerston North City Council has obtained government funding for a programme to microchip and neuter known menacing dogs at no cost to their owners. More >>

PNCC proposed total rates rise lower than expected

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 9:34 am | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North City Council is proposing a total rates rise of 3.1 per cent in its Annual Budget for the next financial year. More >>

Festival of Cultures delights thousands

Monday, 6 March 2017, 4:34 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Thousands of people soaked up the celebration of Palmerston North’s cultural diversity at the Festival of Cultures held over the past weekend. The three-days of celebration included the Lantern Festival on Friday evening,Saturday’s World Food, Craft and ... More >>

Experience Broadway this Saturday night

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 4:11 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Experience Broadway Ave in a whole new way this Saturday night with performances from some of the city’s best local musicians and the opportunity to sample a diverse range of food. More >>

Rescue Emergency Support Team looking for new members

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 12:32 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North’s Rescue Emergency Support Team, one of 18 nationally accredited volunteer Rescue Emergency teams, is on the look - out for new members. More >>

Table Tennis is a winning sport at Youth Space

Monday, 20 February 2017, 5:28 pm | Palmerston North City Council

With table tennis tables, bats and balls on the ready, the sound of a game is familiar inside Palmerston North City Library’s Youth Space.  One regular player at Youth Space over the recent holidays was national representative Abbey Webb (14) practising ... More >>

Passport to Play Palmy a huge success

Monday, 20 February 2017, 3:55 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Passport to Play Palmy, a parent-led project funded by the Palmerston North City Council’s Placemaking initiative, has seen hundreds of children get out and about in the city’s parks over the summer months. More >>

Library book sale to attract thousands

Friday, 17 February 2017, 4:47 pm | Palmerston North City Council

While thousands of people head to Palmerston North’s Libraries every day, thousands more are expected for the upcoming annual, three day book sale. More >>

Festival of Cultures to deliver a full weekend of festivity

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 3:21 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Anticipation is high for Palmerston North’s most vibrant and colourful event – the 2017 Festival of Cultures. It’s the city’s celebration of our diverse cultures, their art and lifestyles. More >>

Teen art project benefits from Creative Communities funding

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 3:38 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Palmerston North Library’s Youth Space recently hosted a small exhibition of stencilled art created by a group of teenagers during a school holiday workshop. Local artist Gemma Farrell (aka Gembol) ran the Swamp City Stencil Art workshops over six sessions ... More >>

Big Screen Gaming – Event postponed until tomorrow

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 10:53 am | Palmerston North City Council

This afternoon’s Big Screen Gaming event being held in The Square, is postponed until tomorrow due to the weather The event is planned to commence tomorrow at 2.30pm with the same format. Nitro Circus stars have confirmed they are able to attend tomorrow ... More >>

Free movies in The Square

Friday, 20 January 2017, 1:45 pm | Palmerston North City Council

Staying in town after work to enjoy the summer evenings has become more enticing with two free outdoor movies on offer.  They will be shown on CET Arena’s big screen in the events quadrant in The Square. More >>

Headline acts for Festival of Cultures named

Friday, 23 December 2016, 10:02 am | Palmerston North City Council

The Festival of Cultures is one of the longest-standing community events in Palmerston North. It is the city’s chance to celebrate its diversity of cultures through art, performance and activities while exploring connections within our community. The ... More >>

Keeping your new pool safe

Wednesday, 21 December 2016, 4:02 pm | Palmerston North City Council

If a new pool arrives at your place this summer, make sure you know the fencing rules. More >>



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