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Public Meetings At COVID-19 Alert Level 2 - What Happens Now

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 4:58 pm | Nelson City Council

At Alert Levels 4 and 3, Nelson City Council held all of its public meetings remotely, via Zoom, to comply with Government rules around gatherings of people. Now, we are at Alert Level 2 and Government advice states that up to 100 people can gather indoors, ... More >>

COVID-19: Nelson City Council Services At Alert Level 2

Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 4:26 pm | Nelson City Council

On Thursday, 14th May, New Zealand will move to COVID-Alert Level 2 after more than two weeks spent at Level 3. This will mean a significant relaxation of the rules around movement, recreation, work and education, whilst retaining the importance ... More >>

New 30km/hr Speed Limit To Make Nelson’s City Centre Safer

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 10:10 am | Nelson City Council

The speed limit in Nelson’s City Centre will decrease to 30km/hr to provide a safe environment for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians during the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery phase. The emergency speed limit change will occur on Saturday, 9 May ... More >>

Speeding Up The Region’s Infrastructure Processes Post COVID-19

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 2:42 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City and Tasman District Councils are streamlining their tendering process for capital physical works projects, allowing a faster return to work on major projects. To do this, Nelson City Council has made an exception to its Procurement Policy, ... More >>

Let’s get clicking nelson

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 10:59 am | Nelson City Council

From ghost town to go town – Nelson’s city centre is slowly coming back to life thanks to the support of Nelson City Council and Uniquely Nelson. Since the announcement of the shift to Alert Level 3, Nelson City retailers and hospitality providers have ... More >>

COVID-19: Nelson City Council Services At Alert Level Three

Friday, 24 April 2020, 4:33 pm | Nelson City Council

On Tuesday, 28 April, New Zealand will move to COVID-Alert Level Three after almost five weeks spent at Level Four Lockdown. This will mean a slight relaxation of the rules around movement, recreation, work and education, but does not mean life will ... More >>

Working Swiftly To Support Our Economy, And Our Community, With Changes To The City Centre Layout

Thursday, 23 April 2020, 4:46 pm | Nelson City Council

As Nelson moves into Alert Level 3, Nelson City Council is working swiftly to support our economy, and our community, with changes to the city centre layout to make it a safer place to work, visit and shop. In a Council meeting on Thursday, Councillors ... More >>

Nelson City Council Outlines How 0% Rate Rise Will Be Achieved

Thursday, 23 April 2020, 4:04 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has heard how a 0% rate rise would be achieved at a meeting held via video-link on Thursday, 23 April. A Council staff report outlined the changes that would need to occur to accommodate the 0% rate rise alongside lower than expected ... More >>

Nelson City Council Mourns The Loss Of Kaumātua Kereopa Ratapu

Saturday, 11 April 2020, 3:47 pm | Nelson City Council

Ripiripia, Haehaea! Ripiripia, Haehaea, Tuakina! Kurahaupō E! Kurahaupō E! Heke iho ra ngā hupe, ngā roimata  i tō wehenga ki te pō Nāu te puna mātauranga e ārahi i a mātou te Kaunihera,  otirā ngā iwi o Te Tauihu Hoki wairua ... More >>

Nelson City Council Unanimously Decides To Consider 0% Rates Rise

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 6:47 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has shown its commitment to supporting the community through the COVID-19 crisis by voting unanimously to consider a zero percent rates rise in the 2020/21 Annual Plan. At an Extraordinary meeting held today (9 April) Council More >>

Nelson City Council To Consider A 0% Rates Rise At Next Council Meeting

Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 12:16 pm | Nelson City Council

With the COVID-19 shutdown having a significant effect on our region’s economy, Nelson City Council has decided to take a new approach to its Draft Annual Plan, including a proposal for a 0% rate rise. The following points will be discussed as ... More >>

Nelson City Council Calls For Alcohol Licensing Relief For Hospitality Providers

Monday, 6 April 2020, 8:31 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is calling for the Ministry of Justice to enable the Alcohol Regulatory and Licensing Authority (ARLA) and councils to waive alcohol licensing fees in light of the COVID-19 shutdown. The alcohol licensing fees paid by the hospitality ... More >>

Nelson City Council Calls For Alcohol Licencing Relief For Hospitality Providers

Monday, 6 April 2020, 8:27 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is calling for the Ministry of Justice to enable the Alcohol Regulatory and Licensing Authority (ARLA) and councils to waive alcohol licensing fees in light of the COVID-19 shutdown. The alcohol licensing fees paid by the hospitality ... More >>

3 Month Rent Holiday For Council's Hospitality & Tourism Tenants In 1st Relief Package For Business

Thursday, 2 April 2020, 5:02 pm | Nelson City Council

  With the COVID-19 shutdown making life very hard for local businesses, Nelson City Council is easing the burden and trying to help keep our region’s economy running. Many local businesses in the tourism and hospitality sector lease property ... More >>

Temporary Sites For Freedom Campers Established During COVID-19 Shutdown

Monday, 30 March 2020, 5:02 pm | Nelson City Council

  With the country now at COVID-19 Alert Level Four, Nelson City Council must control access to our region’s campsites to protect staff, permanent residents and the community. With this in mind, Nelson/Tasman Civil Defence team have worked ... More >>

NCC Closes Reserves With Mountain Bike Trails During Covid-19 Shutdown

Friday, 27 March 2020, 3:26 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is closing its reserves with mountain bike trails during the COVID-19 shutdown, effective immediately. There may not be signage up on all the trails to indicate this, but they are to be treated as closed. Tasman District Council ... More >>

Nelson City Libraries In Your Living Room

Thursday, 26 March 2020, 4:19 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Libraries is now offering digital-only membership without the need to show an ID to connect Nelsonians to thousands of online resources. Nelson’s three libraries - Elma Turner Library, Stoke Memorial Library and Nightingale Library Memorial ... More >>

Recycling And Rubbish Collection In Nelson And Tasman During The COVID-19 Lockdown

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 4:56 pm | Nelson City Council

  Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council have committed to doing all they can to ensure your weekly kerbside rubbish collection by local contractors will continue throughout the stage four shutdown period. To keep our collection staff ... More >>

Nelson Buses Continue For Essential Staff And Essential Journeys

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 7:49 pm | Nelson City Council

From Thursday, 26 March Nelson buses will operate a reduced timetable and travel will be restricted to essential workers and people accessing essential services who are not unwell. Buses on the Nelson to Richmond line, routes 1 and 2, will operate ... More >>

COVID-19: What Nelson City Council Is Doing To Protect Our Community24 March 2020

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 3:36 pm | Nelson City Council

On Monday 23 March, the Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern raised the coronavirus alert level to stage three, moving to stage four in 48 hours. This will mean the country will be in lockdown for at least four weeks. This means that everyone in the Nelson ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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