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Te Huihui-o-Matariki Expected To Be Nelson's Most Popular Matariki Festival To Date

Friday, 14 June 2024, 3:44 pm | Nelson City Council

Hosted by Nelson City Council in collaboration with Ngā Iwi e Waru o Te Tauihu o Te Waka-a-Māui, the theme for this year’s Matariki festival is Matariki Heri Kai, which draws from the Māori proverb “Matariki whetū heri kai” and means “Matariki, ... More >>

Opportunity Knocks: Leveraging Council-owned Properties To Boost City Centre Revitalisation

Friday, 14 June 2024, 1:54 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council will soon be calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for three City Centre properties with the goal of revitalising the City Centre. More >>

Housing Reserve Grant Approved For Tipahi Street Development

Friday, 14 June 2024, 11:59 am | Nelson City Council

The Community Housing Acceleration Taskforce has approved a Housing Reserve Grant of $200,000 to Habitat for Humanity (Nelson) Ltd for the development of four 3-bedroom progressive home ownership dwellings at 135 Tipahi Street, Nelson. More >>

Nelson City Council Polls Public Support For Companion Cat Nuisance Management

Monday, 10 June 2024, 12:41 pm | Nelson City Council

Before Council proceeds with work on the proposed bylaw, we would like to gather community feedback on cat ownership and nuisance in Nelson and find out whether there is support for its introduction, and which measures the community would like to see ... More >>

Bins To Be Rationalised As Nelson Parks And Reserves Move Toward Waste-free Future

Friday, 7 June 2024, 5:41 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is removing bins from some of its parks and reserves following a review of its rubbish collection services and a rise in household rubbish dumping. More >>

Nelson Mayor Welcomes Budget Support For Flood Protection

Thursday, 30 May 2024, 5:03 pm | Nelson City Council

In today’s Budget, Minister for Regional Economic Development Shane Jones announced a Regional Infrastructure Fund worth an initial $200 million for flood resilience infrastructure. Nelson is expected to receive $9 million for a series of flood protection ... More >>

Government’s Maori Wards Bill Opposed By Nelson City Council

Thursday, 30 May 2024, 12:46 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council Deputy Mayor Rohan O’Neill-Stevens and Chief Executive Nigel Philpott have co-signed a submission to the Local Government (Electoral Legislation and Māori Wards and Constituencies) Amendment Bill asking the Government to reconsider ... More >>

Nelson Council And WSP Take Top Honours At Āpōpō Asset Management Awards

Wednesday, 29 May 2024, 6:53 pm | Nelson City Council

The event recognised the critical success factors of this mahi, being the integration of mātauranga Māori (body of ancestral knowledge) and the participation of ngā iwi o Te Tauihu in the work undertaken. More >>

Nelson City Council And Ngāti Koata Sign 10-year Recreation Access Agreement

Thursday, 23 May 2024, 1:53 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson as a world-class mountain biking destination is the vision for a new access agreement signed between the Chief Executives of Nelson City Council and Ngāti Koata Limited on Wednesday, 22 May. More >>

Long Term Plan Deliberations To Get Underway

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 10:49 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council’s elected members begin deliberations on the Long Term Plan 2024-2034 (LTP) on Thursday 23 May, having received submissions from more than 1500 people and organisations. The consultation period closed on 28 April, and submitters ... More >>

All Aboard! Tāhunanui's New Train Is On Track

Friday, 17 May 2024, 1:24 pm | Nelson City Council

Members of the Nelson Host Lions Club, which helped to build the original train, have since been working on an idea for a suitable replacement, and are now ready to hear what the community thinks of their plans. More >>

A Network Of Safe Streets For People In Nelson South

Thursday, 16 May 2024, 1:45 pm | Nelson City Council

There was a short delay due to a shortage of green paint, but the construction stage of Nelson’s latest Streets for People project is complete and now enters the trial phase. More >>

Toi Toi Roundabout Upgrade To Improve Pedestrian And Cycle Safety In Victory

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 2:01 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is upgrading the roundabout at the intersection of Toi Toi Street and St Vincent Street, installing four raised crossings. More >>

New Taskforces To Carry On City Revitalisation Summit Momentum

Friday, 3 May 2024, 1:06 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has established two new taskforces to help guide the progress of key city projects – the revitalisation of Nelson’s city centre, and the waterfront redevelopment. More >>

Council-owned Brook Street Homes Up For Sale

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 2:38 pm | Nelson City Council

Private viewings are available during the week, along with open homes, and additionally for an hour each Sunday. Search “Brook Street” on Trade Me to see the listings or contact Krystal Henderson from Chaneys Real Estate on 027 751 5493. More >>

Brook Waimārama Sanctuary Takes Over The Management Of The Brook Valley Campground

Monday, 29 April 2024, 4:43 pm | Nelson City Council

Brook Sanctuary Chief Executive Ru Collin says the decision to take over the camp is part of the Sanctuary’s ongoing commitment to safeguarding natural habitats and fostering sustainable practices within the region, as well as providing additional ... More >>

Reconstruct: Trial To Recycle Construction Waste

Friday, 26 April 2024, 10:05 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council and Nelson Environment Centre (NEC) are launching a trial project to tackle the high volume of construction and demolition waste that ends up in Nelson’s landfill. More >>

Annual Front And Back Country Culls Begin In May

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 12:21 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council, Ngāti Koata and Tasman Pine Forests Ltd (TPFL) have contracted a team of professional hunters, Trap and Trigger Ltd, to carry out a cull of wild goats, pigs and deer across our front and back country reserves. This year’s cull ... More >>

eBus Numbers Soar, Stoke OnDemand Service To End

Wednesday, 10 April 2024, 1:47 pm | Nelson City Council

The eBus service has made a great start to 2024 with a record-breaking month in March helping the service grow to more than a quarter of a million journeys in the first quarter. More >>

Council Purchases Brook Street Properties Affected By Slips From Public Land

Wednesday, 3 April 2024, 6:20 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has purchased 10 properties in the Brook Street area that were at risk from slips originating from public land following the severe rainfall in August 2022, and further significant rainfall in May 2023. Council had originally ... More >>





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