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Soft plastics recycling arrives in Nelson-Tasman

Friday, 15 September 2017, 2:41 pm | Tasman District Council

You can now recycle plastic shopping bags, chip packets, bread bags and other soft plastics with the arrival of the Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Programme in our region. More >>

Tasman grants offer $272,000 boost to community initiatives

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 11:05 am | Tasman District Council

A wide range of community groups and projects will get a helping hand from the Tasman District Council, with the allocation of $272,000 in grants this month. More >>

Tasman: Community to be consulted on Dam proposal

Friday, 8 September 2017, 5:08 pm | Tasman District Council

Community to be consulted on Dam proposal The Tasman District Council has agreed to consult the public on proposals for funding and governance of the Waimea Community Dam (Dam). The consultation, to be held before end of the year, will be focused on ... More >>

Tasman Resource Recovery Centre upgrade and maintenance work

Friday, 18 August 2017, 2:16 pm | Tasman District Council

Tasman Resource Recovery Centre upgrade and maintenance work Starting next week the Tasman District Council is upgrading its two busiest Resource Recovery Centres, including required heavy maintenance. The work will enable the Council’s contractors ... More >>

Waimea Augmentation Scheme gains $7 Million

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 1:59 pm | Tasman District Council

Waimea Augmentation Scheme gains $7 Million of Government Environmental Support The Government has recognised the contribution the Waimea Community Dam will make to enhance the ecology of the Waimea River by providing higher water flows, announcing ... More >>

Tasman: Focus on speed brings changes to Queen Street work

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 1:08 pm | Tasman District Council

The Queen Street Upgrade to increase central Richmond’s flood resilience has moved into its next phase. More >>

Waimea Community Dam confirmed as best option

Friday, 28 July 2017, 12:35 pm | Tasman District Council

Work on the Waimea Community Dam will continue with the Tasman District Council’s recognition that the proposed dam is the most cost effective solution for meeting urban water supply needs. It also deals with water allocation on the Waimea Plains ... More >>

Tasman District Council Gives Grandstand Trust More Time

Friday, 28 July 2017, 10:46 am | Tasman District Council

27 July 2017 - The Golden Bay Grandstand Community Trust has been given three months to come up with a feasible, fundable proposal to restore the grandstand on its current or an alternative site. More >>

Review compares Waimea Community Dam with alternatives

Monday, 24 July 2017, 4:36 pm | Tasman District Council

New review compares Waimea Community Dam with alternatives A review of all the reasonable alternatives to a dam in the Lee Valley for solving the Nelson Tasman region’s summer water shortages shows the Waimea Community Dam is the cheapest and most viable ... More >>

Feedback Sought on Future Options for Mapua Waterfront Area

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 2:05 pm | Tasman District Council

Feedback Sought on Future Options for Mapua Waterfront Area Options for the long-term development of Council-owned land near the Mapua Waterfront open for public feedback this weekend. More >>

Major Upgrade of Mapua’s Infrastructure Brought Forward

Friday, 30 June 2017, 12:02 pm | Tasman District Council

The first phase of a $17 million programme of upgrades for Mapua’s water and wastewater network will be brought forward to reduce supply disruptions, cater for population growth, and increase the resilience of the system. More >>

Motueka Stormwater Improvements Given Priority

Friday, 30 June 2017, 11:58 am | Tasman District Council

An upgrade of the stormwater system in Motueka’s Poole Street will be carried out this financial year, after being re-prioritised by the Tasman District Council’s Engineering Committee. More >>

Court Rules on Golden Bay Grandstand

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 7:01 pm | Tasman District Council

The Environment Court has declined to make an order preventing the removal of the Golden Bay grandstand. More >>

Tasman Special Housing Areas to Deliver 1281 Homes

Friday, 23 June 2017, 12:01 pm | Tasman District Council

The Tasman District Council has approved eight Special Housing Areas, able to provide at least 1281 sections, in Richmond, Wakefield, Marahau and Pohara. More >>

Dam negotiations will continue to secure urban water supply

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 9:03 pm | Tasman District Council

The Tasman District Council has confirmed negotiations to secure the region’s water supply for the next 100 years are too important to be abandoned, agreeing to continue negotiations between the Council and Waimea Irrigators Ltd. Tasman Mayor Richard ... More >>

Tasman Mayor Welcomes Water Conservation Order Opportunity

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 12:29 pm | Tasman District Council

The Tasman District Council has welcomed Minister Nick Smith’s decision to refer a Water Conservation Order application for Te Waikoropupu Springs to a special tribunal to consider. More >>

Collaborative approach to road maintenance confirmed

Friday, 19 May 2017, 3:40 pm | Tasman District Council

Downer New Zealand Ltd will take responsibility for the full suite of road maintenance work needed on local roads throughout most of the region under new multi-million dollar roading contracts awarded by the Tasman District and Nelson City councils. More >>

Mayor and Minister Sign New Housing Accord

Friday, 19 May 2017, 3:10 pm | Tasman District Council

Tasman Mayor Richard Kempthorne has signed an updated Housing Accord with Building and Construction Minister Nick Smith, signalling a continued commitment to facilitating housing development in Tasman District. More >>

Interim Project Director Appointed to Dam

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 4:49 pm | Tasman District Council

Tasman District Council and Waimea Irrigators Limited, on behalf of the Waimea Water Augmentation Project (WWAP), have appointed John Hutton to the role of Interim Project Director. More >>

Tasman rates bills to remain steady in 2017-18

Monday, 6 March 2017, 11:35 am | Tasman District Council

Most Tasman ratepayers will see very little change in their rates bill in the coming year. More >>

 

 

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