Media Releases Archive

This is an archive of Council's media releases from 2011-18. Media Releases are now available at

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.

10 Aug 2018

Seeking artwork concepts for a key Nelson site

Nelson City Council in partnership with New Zealand Transport Agency wish to commission a new public artwork for a high-profile gateway site and now invite Expressions of Interest from artists who are New Zealand citizens or those who are permanent residents.