Media Releases

20 Sep 2018

Council to develop a policy around workshops

At today’s meeting, Council requested that a policy be developed for workshops, and that the use of live-streaming video be considered as part of that policy.  This followed an earlier request from the Mayor in May 2017 when she had sought direction on developing a policy from Councillors.

20 Aug 2018

Hill Country Erosion Funding approved

Nelson City Council has funding of $187,200 from the Ministry for Primary Industries Hill Country Erosion Fund, approved. The funding will be used to work with landowners on land management for lifestyle blocks and farms in the Wakapuaka area.

14 Aug 2018

Trial treatment for Modellers Pond

Later this month Nelson City Council will begin trialing a biological method to treat the ongoing issues with weeds and algae that have, for many years, afflicted the Tahunanui Stormwater Detention Pond, also known as the Modellers Pond.