News: Recent

  • Public Notice: Funding Rounds Open February 20, 2018

    Applications for financial assistance are now being called for: Creative Community Scheme Sport New Zealand Rural Travel FundApplications close Thursday 29 March 2018.

  • Public Notice: Turakina Community Committee Update February 16, 2018

    The Turakina Community Committee have been active in placemaking activities around the town. Placemaking activities aim to increase the use of public spaces.

  • Public Notice: Changes to Parking Restrictions – Marton and Bulls February 13, 2018

    In late 2017, Council adopted the Traffic and Parking Bylaw (2017). The parking related provisions came into force on 6 November 2017, with current parking restrictions becoming applicable from this date.

  • Public Notice: Drinking Fountains Installed throughout Rangitikei December 14, 2017

    Rangitikei District Council is one of three councils in the region to successfully extend the water-only schools’ initiative beyond the school gates and into the community.

  • Public Notice: Commercial Section for Sale – Bulls December 12, 2017

    Rangitikei District Council (RDC) seeks Expressions of Interest for the purchase of vacant land situated in the Commercial Zone at Criterion Street Bulls. The land is located to the rear of the Bulls Medical Centre. Re-survey is under action to confirm boundaries, a separate title will be obtained for settlement of the sale and purchase.

  • Public Notice: Bulls Residents Water Restrictions Lifted December 11, 2017

    Update 8.45am, Tuesday, 12 December - Final Update on Bulls Burst Water Main -​​The levels at the reservoir recovered well overnight so all water restrictions are now lifted. Thanks again for your co-operation.​

  • Public Notice: Earthquake-Prone Buildings December 05, 2017

    The system for identifying and managing earthquake-prone buildings changed on 1 July 2017. Under the new system Council was required to consult with the community on areas where the strengthening of earthquake-prone buildings should occur faster (in half the time) due to their location in areas where there are high numbers of people or traffic – ‘priority areas’.

  • Public Notice: Adoption of Section 16 Use of Heavy Vehicles – Traffic and Parking Bylaw 2017 December 05, 2017

    ​The Traffic and Parking Bylaw 2017 was created to address persistent roading and traffic related issues. Section 16 relates to the use of heavy vehicles and is ensure the roading network is protected from damage caused by heavy vehicles which puts other road users at risk.

  • Public Notice: Opening Hours for the Christmas - New Year Period 2017-2018 November 30, 2017

    The Marton Office will close at noon Fri 22 Dec 2017. During the holiday period, any service requests or problems can be directed to 0800 422 522 which is answered by our call centre 24 hours a day. See below for full details of opening hours for all RDC offices and waste transfer stations.

  • Public Notice: Water Mains Cleaning Marton - Update 15 December 2017 November 29, 2017

    The high flow flushing programme that has been undertaken over the past week will continue for another few days. The contractors have been working their way through the urban area of Marton with their mobile filtration truck.