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News: Archive

  • Marton 7 Day Makeover

    February 04, 2016

    If you have great ideas and dreams for the future of Marton… WE WANT YOU! The Marton 7 Day Makeover starts 9am Monday 8 February 2016 at the Youth Club, 18 Humphrey Street.

  • BDO Wellington to Auckland Cycle Challenge 2016

    February 02, 2016

    Stage 5 of this cycle race will be coming through our area on Tuesday 16 February 2016 with a leg departing from Feilding.

  • Bulls 7-Day Makeover

    January 29, 2016

    Bulls’ residents will be ‘hoofing it’ to the 7 Day Makeover, starting Monday, February 1. The 7 Day Makeover will kick-off with two days, Monday and Tuesday, February 1 and 2 at the Bulls Town Hall Supper Rooms.

  • Waste Transfer Station Hours and Rubbish Collection for Public Holidays

    January 19, 2016

    The Waste Transfer Stations will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday, Good Friday Rubbish collection now Saturday

  • Currently Open for Consultation

    January 18, 2016

    Council welcomes the views of the community on the following:Proposed Treasury Management Policy Draft Heritage StrategyConsultation period closed at12pm 19 February 2016

  • Proposed Treasury Management Policy - Community Feedback

    January 18, 2016

    Council welcomes community feedback to the proposed Treasury Management Policy

  • Draft Heritage Strategy - Community Feedback - Closed

    January 17, 2016

    This consultation is now closed

  • Marton Country Music Festival

    January 12, 2016

    The Marton Country Music Festival is once again be held at Wilson Park, Marton - Running from 15th to 17th January. Marton Country Music Festival

  • Watermain Renewal and Full Road Reconstuction - Wanganui Road Marton

    January 05, 2016

    Rangitikei District Council has commenced a major project in Wanganui Road. This project will involve the installation of a new watermain in the berm, new water laterals to all houses (both sides of the road) and a full road reconstruction.

  • Animal Control Bylaw 2013 Urban Area Amendment

    December 21, 2015

    Rangitikei District Council hereby gives notice that the Council adopted the amendment to the Animal Control Bylaw 2013 on 17 December 2015.

  • Youth Summer Holiday Programmes

    December 07, 2015

    For Council supported activities for youth during the holiday break. Holiday Programmes

  • Rangitikei Environment Newsletter

    November 27, 2015

    The Treasured Natural Environment Group would like to share the fantastic environmental projects occurring throughout the Rangitikei District. November - Issue 2

  • 7 Day Makeover for Bulls and Marton

    November 26, 2015

    The communities from both Bulls and Marton have the opportunity to be involved in the 7 Day Makeover of their towns.

  • Flushing Continues on Marton’s Water Supply

    November 25, 2015

    Chlorine levels have been increased to meet the new standards for drinking water, and this has caused some of the normal build-up on the inside of the water pipes to be dislodged. While the water may look murky it is completely safe to drink.

  • Roadside Mowing Programme Back on Track

    November 24, 2015

    Council’s roading contractor, Higgins, is behind schedule with the roadside mowing programme in Rangitikei’s rural areas. Ross McNeil, District Council Chief Executive, apologises for this and assures residents and the public that roadsides should start looking more respectable as Higgins catches up on this work.

  • Holiday Processing Times 2015-2016

    November 20, 2015

    If you need your Building and/or Resource Consents and Liquor Licensing applications to be processed before Christmas, they need to be submitted by 20 November 2015.

  • Social Housing Opportunity - Request for Expressions of Interest (Now Closed)

    October 13, 2015

    Rangitikei District Council seeks Expressions of Interest from Community Housing Providers for the ownership/management of its community housing. Social Housing Opportunity

  • Rural Fire Service Notice

    October 12, 2015

    With the official rural fire season having begun on October 1, rural fire officers throughout the region are encouraging rural residents to burn their tree trimmings and general farming rubbish now.

  • Funding Rounds are Now Closed

    October 04, 2015

    Funding rounds are now open for Community Initiatives Fund, Event Sponsorship Scheme and Creative Communities. Please go to our Grants and Funding page for application forms and funding criteria. Grants & Funding

  • Consultation on the Amendment to Animal Control Bylaw 2013

    October 02, 2015

    Council is undertaking consultation with the Turakina community about the removal of ‘urban area’ restrictions under the Animal Control Bylaw 2013. Council is also seeking expressions of interest from the communities of Crofton, Koitiata, Mangaweka, Mataroa, Ohingaiti, Scotts Ferry, Ratana and Utiku.

  • Youth Holiday Programmes

    September 28, 2015

    For Council supported activities for youth during the holiday break. Holiday Programmes

  • Water Pipe Flushing Continues in Marton

    September 25, 2015

    Council staff are continuing to flush water pipes in Marton, if you are experiencing dirty water try running your tap for 10 minutes, if it doesn't resolve the issue please contact the Council so

  • Water Pipe Flushing in Marton

    September 18, 2015

    Council staff have been flushing water pipes in Marton this weeek, if you are experiencing dirty water please ring the Council and let us know so we can work to resolve this quickly - 06 327 0099 o

  • New Zealand ShakeOut 2015

    September 18, 2015

    New Zealand ShakeOut is an earthquake preparedness campaign culminating in a nationwide Drop, Cover and Hold drill at 0915 on 15 October 2015.

  • Rugby World Cup Licencing Requirements

    September 11, 2015

    On Licence and Club licensed premises wanting to open outside normal hours during Rugby World Cup matches no longer need to apply for a special licence. The Licensees must take certain steps in advance and meet certain conditions.