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Council cements programme to get the central city thriving

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 7:22 pm | Nelson City Council

19 September 2019 The key moves planned to transform central Nelson have been endorsed by Council through the adoption of the City Centre Programme Plan (CCPP). The Long Term Plan 2018-28 (LTP) makes the City Centre one of the Council’s top four priorities ... More >>

Working to make Nelson a safer city

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 11:30 am | Nelson City Council

At its meeting earlier today [19 September], Council gave the go-ahead to seek public feedback on proposed changes to the Dangerous, Insanitary and Affected Buildings Policy. Council also approved asking for community input on where to prioritise the ... More >>

Voting opens for 2019 Local Elections – Nga Pōti

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 4:03 pm | Nelson City Council

. Voting papers will be sent out to enrolled voters from 20 – 25 September 2019 and must be returned by post or be hand delivered by 12 midday on Election Day 12 October 2019. More >>

Free Buses Weekend 21 and 22 September

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 10:09 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council, with support from Tasman District Council, will be offering free trips on all NBus services (includes Late Late Bus) on 21 and 22 September to mark both Zero Emissions and World Car Free Day. More >>

New Nelson Santa Parade organisers excited to be involved

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 4:07 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council is excited to announce that events management company EBTAC Ltd has been appointed to run the 2019 Santa Parade. More >>

Significant changes proposed to freshwater management

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 2:06 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council welcomes the Government’s announcement today that it proposes to change some of the provisions that protect our freshwater; rivers, streams, lakes and wetlands. More >>

Progress reported on Nelson's transport targets

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 1:59 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has released its Annual Monitoring Report for the year to June 2019 on the Regional Land Transport Plan. The report shows how Nelson is tracking towards achieving targets and higher-level objectives. More >>

Council welcomes funding to encourage responsible camping

Saturday, 31 August 2019, 12:18 pm | Nelson City Council

Mayor Rachel Reese welcomes the announcement from the Ministry of Business, Industry and Employment (MBIE) that funding of $256,000 has been awarded from the Responsible Camping fund to help manage the impact of campers on Nelson City over the coming ... More >>

Restoring biodiversity of Maitai and Roding Water Reserves

Friday, 30 August 2019, 10:55 am | Nelson City Council

Nelson Nature’s aim to restore the natural biodiversity of the Maitai and Roding water reserves gets another boost soon with the annual animal pest operation being undertaken from 8-23 September. More >>

A new ‘Pedestrian Mall’ for Upper Trafalgar Street

Tuesday, 27 August 2019, 1:59 pm | Nelson City Council

At its meeting earlier today [27 August 2019], Council declared Upper Trafalgar Street a Pedestrian Mall. This means the permanent prohibition of motor vehicles, with some exceptions, in the section of Trafalgar Street between Hardy Street and Selwyn Place. More >>

Economic development for the Top of the South

Friday, 23 August 2019, 11:11 am | Nelson City Council

The Top of the South is set to benefit from Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) support for initiatives that include the establishment of an Artificial Intelligence Institute and a Food Factory for start-up food producers. More >>

Council’s capital projects successfully delivered

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 2:34 pm | Nelson City Council

The 2018/19 financial year has been a successful one for Nelson City Council’s delivery of the planned capital works programme. An estimated $28M worth of work was programed and $25M has been delivered, which is the best result achieved for ... More >>

Trial closure to address intersection safety concerns

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 1:54 pm | Nelson City Council

The intersection of Hampden Street (West) and Waimea Road will be closed soon as a 12-month trial to improve safety at the busy intersection. More >>

Four Lanes Festival set to surprise and delight!

Tuesday, 13 August 2019, 3:28 pm | Nelson City Council

A new family-friendly festival is being held amongst Nelson’s central city laneways at the end of the month. More >>

Have you read Nelson's 2019 pre-election report?

Friday, 9 August 2019, 4:01 pm | Nelson City Council

With nominations for Council closing in a week and voting opening next month, Nelson City Council’s pre-election report is a valuable resource for both potential candidates and voters. More >>

New parking meter technology on the way

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 5:35 pm | Nelson City Council

Nelson City Council has taken a step towards modernising parking meters. In line with the Smart Little City vision, the new meters will be a great advance on what we currently use. They will allow for payment by credit/debit cards, a smartphone ... More >>

Council launches environmental grants scheme

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 8:29 am | Nelson City Council

Council has launched a new Environmental Grants scheme to help support environmental work within the community. More >>

Councils consider the impact of tertiary education changes

Friday, 2 August 2019, 10:18 am | Nelson City Council

In light of the announcement from Education Minister Chris Hipkins, the Mayors of Nelson and Tasman have said they are pleased that the feedback from the Councils, Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) and the community has been taken ... More >>

Future growth in Nelson Tasman regions secured

Friday, 26 July 2019, 12:55 pm | Nelson City Council

The future growth options for Nelson Tasman have more certainty thanks to feedback from the community. More >>

Project launch - City for all ages

Monday, 22 July 2019, 2:47 pm | Nelson City Council

Chair of the Steering Group, Paul Steere, called the ageing trend the most significant social change the Nelson community had ever had to deal with. The impact would be huge and there was almost no area that wouldn’t be affected – transport, housing, ... More >>



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