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Rigorous Testing Applied to Water Supply

Monday, 29 August 2016, 10:19 am | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie District Council says it’s committed to keeping ratepayers’ water safe with regular testing and monitoring of district water supplies as required by New Zealand’s Drinking Water Standards. More >>

Enthusiasm for Recycling Prompts New Sorting Facility

Monday, 15 August 2016, 11:40 am | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie District Council recycling is now being sorted in Christchurch after a review of the current system. More >>

Rise in Building Activity Indicates Strong Growth

Monday, 4 July 2016, 11:22 am | Mackenzie District Council

Building activity is booming in the Mackenzie District Council’s patch – with much of it appearing to be in higher value residential dwellings and other developments. More >>

Tekapo Lakefront Development Progress Update

Monday, 20 June 2016, 11:06 am | Mackenzie District Council

Work continues on the Mackenzie District Council’s Tekapo Lakefront Development with a new project team appointed to coordinate upcoming commercial developments, and the completion of Stage 2 of the project. More >>

Road Maintenance Contract Award

Monday, 11 January 2016, 4:16 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie District Council recently re-tendered their road maintenance delivery contract on the open market. This tender was undertaken in conjunction with, Ashburton, Timaru and Waimate District Councils. More >>

Mackenzie District Council Rates

Monday, 11 May 2015, 5:10 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Ratepayers in the Mackenzie District will soon be asked for feedback on the Council’s 10 year plan. More >>

Update on Old Library Café

Friday, 30 May 2014, 11:20 am | Mackenzie District Council

Two tenders have been received for the repair of the Old Library Café building in Fairlie. Mackenzie District Council chief executive Wayne Barnett says two Mackenzie building companies have tendered for the work. More >>

Update on Tekapo Lakefront Development

Friday, 30 May 2014, 11:17 am | Mackenzie District Council

Work is continuing behind the scenes to ensure construction can happen next spring and summer on the Tekapo Lakefront Development. More >>

Draft Annual Plan Released

Friday, 2 May 2014, 11:58 am | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie District Council’s draft annual plan for 2014-15 is now available for public comment. More >>

Subsidised Cloth Nappies Available for Mackenzie Babies

Monday, 10 March 2014, 4:12 pm | Mackenzie District Council

New parents can now pick up a pack of subsidised cloth nappies from council offices. More >>

Recycle Your Old Phone

Tuesday, 21 January 2014, 10:55 am | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie District Council has started a campaign to keep old mobile phones out of landfill and raise money for Starship Children’s Hospital at the same time. More >>

Councillors Learn about Mackenzie Issues

Monday, 2 December 2013, 12:48 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Newly elected Mackenzie District representatives recently went on a tour to familiarise themselves with council facilities and issues. More >>

Reducing Waste from Junk Mail

Tuesday, 26 November 2013, 4:26 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Is Christmas junk mail building up in your letterbox? The Mackenzie District Council has joined a new scheme to reduce the amount of junk mail that goes into letterboxes and ultimately ends up at the district’s resource recovery parks. More >>

Fairlie Old Library Building Decision Soon

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 12:27 pm | Mackenzie District Council

A new plan to repair Fairlie’s Old Library Building is being considered. A second public meeting to discuss the future of the Old Library Building was held on November 14 at the Mackenzie District Council. The meeting discussed a proposal by Graham ... More >>

Council Adopts Annual Report 2013

Thursday, 31 October 2013, 2:52 pm | Mackenzie District Council

The Mackenzie District Council has adopted its Annual Report 2013, outlining the council’s activities and finances over the past year. Mackenzie Mayor Claire Barlow says the year was challenging in many ways, but the Annual Report shows significant ... More >>

It's Time to Vote in the Mackenzie District

Tuesday, 24 September 2013, 3:29 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Mackenzie voters can now cast their votes in the 2013 local authority elections. Voting papers have been mailed out to registered voters. They now have two weeks for forms to be filled in and returned before the recommended last day to post of ... More >>

Replanting Begins at Tekapo

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 10:44 am | Mackenzie District Council

Recently milled pine trees near the Tekapo township will be replaced with a walking track, native trees and young pines. .Mackenzie District Council Community Facilities Manager Garth Nixon says the Tekapo Community Board and council representatives recently ... More >>

Repairs Made at Albury Cemetery

Friday, 6 September 2013, 3:41 pm | Mackenzie District Council

The Mackenzie District Council has organised the repair of 11 headstones and memorials at Albury Cemetery that were damaged during a wind storm earlier this winter. More >>

What Happens to your Glass?

Friday, 16 August 2013, 12:43 pm | Mackenzie District Council

Glass recycling is proving to be a success story for both the Mackenzie District Council and the environment. More >>

More Council Services Online

Tuesday, 6 August 2013, 9:55 am | Mackenzie District Council

Some great new technology tools have just been launched on the Mackenzie District Council website. More >>