Carterton District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Carterton District Council Releases Campaign To Attract Election Candidates

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 12:19 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council has started its Vote 2022 campaign with a bang with the release of its ‘Sound like you? Stand for Council’ campaign. The Council’s Vote 2019 campaign was very successful, with 21 nominated candidates, four Mayoral ... More >>

Iconic Daffodil Festival Returns To The Heart Of The Wairarapa

Monday, 23 May 2022, 11:28 am | Carterton District Council

Carterton’s iconic Daffodil Festival is back, and our District could not be happier after two years of back-to-back cancellations. Save Sunday 11 September in your calendar for the return of the jewel in the crown of Wairarapa’s spring season. This is ... More >>

Council Seeks Public Feedback On Draft Annual Plan 2022/23

Friday, 25 March 2022, 10:32 am | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council is seeking feedback from Carterton residents on its Draft Annual Plan for the 2022/23 financial year. Last year, the Council consulted the community on its Ten-Year Plan [TYP] for 2021-2031. After receiving public feedback, ... More >>

Molly’s Slide Secures Funding Thanks To Support From Ka Pai Carterton And Carterton District Council

Monday, 7 March 2022, 10:27 am | Carterton District Council

Contributions from Carterton’s community and local organisations have brought a local youngster’s dream one step closer to reality. <img src="" width="540" height="720"> Molly fundraising Ka Pai Carterton, ... More >>

Carterton Flooding Event - UPDATE: MONDAY 21 FEBRUARY

Monday, 21 February 2022, 5:00 pm | Carterton District Council

A big thank you again to everyone who helped us reduce wastewater through our system over the weekend. The good news: We have identified a potential area in the network where the flows are coming in from. As the water level drops in this dry weather, ... More >>

Carterton Flooding Event - Update Friday 18 February

Friday, 18 February 2022, 3:20 pm | Carterton District Council

SITUATION The wastewater level has dropped a little, thanks to dry weather and the fantastic effort from our community, but inflows remain above what we can discharge. There are a few man-hole covers in the reticulated network which are still overflowing, ... More >>

Flooding Event In Carterton - Update Wednesday 16 February

Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 12:37 pm | Carterton District Council

Teams yesterday worked backwards in the network to trace the source of high in-flows. We have identified an area of interest (six blocks in total) where high flows remain and will investigate this further when the network flows reduce. Thank you once more ... More >>

1pm Update On Floods

Monday, 14 February 2022, 1:18 pm | Carterton District Council

1PM UPDATE All roads are now open. Unfortunately, the water levels at the wastewater treatment plant are still very high so we are asking you please continue MINIMISING TOILET FLUSHING, showers and washing machine usage where possible to help reduce ... More >>

Flooding Event In Carterton - Update 9.30am

Monday, 14 February 2022, 10:07 am | Carterton District Council

Due to lack of rainfall over night, most of the flooding in the district has now eased. However, our wastewater treatment plant is still under water and overwhelmed and therefore we are still asking you to please MINIMISE TOILET FLUSHING where possible ... More >>

Flooding Event In Carterton - Update 6pm, Sunday 13 Feb

Sunday, 13 February 2022, 7:39 pm | Carterton District Council

What's happened, what we're doing, what we need from you and current road closures. WHAT'S HAPPENED Overnight Saturday, Carterton received a substantial amount of rainfall, like many other areas of the Wellington region. Roads have excessive surface flooding ... More >>

Maus Finds New House

Thursday, 20 January 2022, 12:48 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton’s most famous rodent is heading to a new home but leaves a legacy for future artwork in the district. <img src="" width="720" height="480"> Carterton artist Martin Doyle ... More >>

Sprinkler Restrictions In Place For Carterton

Wednesday, 5 January 2022, 6:01 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton residents on the town water supply are asked to limit outdoor watering from today [Wednesday 5 January]. Carterton District Council has called on people whose homes are linked to the urban water system to use sprinkler systems on alternate ... More >>

Call For Carterton’s Community To Nominate Local Heroes

Thursday, 16 December 2021, 2:37 pm | Carterton District Council

Nominations are now open for the prestigious 2022 Charles Rooking Carter Community Awards. The Awards recognise people who generously provide time, passion, and commitment to making Carterton a caring and thriving place to live. And for the first time, ... More >>

Carterton’s “Mausterpiece” Up For Grabs

Tuesday, 7 December 2021, 2:44 pm | Carterton District Council

Make your bid for a piece of Carterton history and you may land a unique “Mausterpiece” for Christmas. <img src="" width="720" height="570"> A close up of Maus, by Martin ... More >>

2021 Carterton Daffodil Festival Cancelled

Friday, 27 August 2021, 4:30 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council today made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 Carterton Daffodil Festival following an announcement from the Government that Wairarapa will remain in Alert Level 4 lockdown until Tuesday 11.59pm and then into Alert Level ... More >>

Carterton District Council Appoints New Chief Executive

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 2:43 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff Hamilton to the position of Chief Executive following a unanimous decision from the Council’s elected members at a Public Excluded Extraordinary Council meeting on Monday. <img ... More >>

Carterton Mayor Gets His Kit Off For A Fundraiser And Challenges Other Mayors To Join Him

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 2:01 pm | Carterton District Council

It’s not every Mayor in the country that would take their kit off to raise money for a good cause and Carterton’s Mayor Greg Lang is very firmly in with those that wouldn’t…but he is prepared to get close! On Sunday 11th July at 1.30pm come ... More >>

CDC And WBS Partner To Bring The 2021 Carterton Heart Of Winter Festival To Our Region

Tuesday, 8 June 2021, 2:14 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council (CDC) is proud to announce it is partnering with WBS (Wairarapa Building Society) to bring the Carterton Heart of Winter Festival to the region from the 9th to the 18th of July this year. The partnership will see hands-on ... More >>

Carterton District Council Lifts Boil Water Notice

Friday, 16 April 2021, 4:40 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council has now lifted its boil water notice, which means Carterton’s urban residents and businesses connected to the reticulated supply no longer need to boil water before consumption. The Council has had 15 consecutive days of clear ... More >>

Media Statement – 5pm Tuesday 13 April – Boil Water Notice Still In Effect

Tuesday, 13 April 2021, 4:45 pm | Carterton District Council

The boil water notice in Carterton is still in effect until further notice while the Council works with an independent drinking water assessor on an audit which is expected to be completed by the end of this week. This means Carterton residents ... More >>