Media Releases

20 Mar 2017

Steps to progress City Amenity Bylaw

Over the years Nelson City Council has undertaken a significant amount of work to resolve issues that have had an impact on the amenity values that Nelsonians place on their city centre.

7 Feb 2017

Council to tackle freedom camping issues

Deputy Mayor Paul Matheson says Council will be beginning the process to tackle the issues around freedom camping from its very first full ordinary council meeting of the year, scheduled for 23 March. This discussion could start the process to develop a Freedom Camping Bylaw.

1 Feb 2017

Tahunanui Cycleway information open days next week

Next week the Tahunanui community will have a chance to ask questions and give their views at two Open Days on the proposed new Tahunanui Cycleway, as part of Nelson City Council and the NZ Transport Agency’s Tahunanui Cycleway Project.

31 Jan 2017

Go By Bike breakfast 2017

Council is encouraging people to leave the car at home, and join their fellow cyclists on the way to work or school, for Go By Bike day on Wednesday 15 February.

26 Jan 2017

International Kai Festival on this Waitangi Day

The ninth annual International Kai Festival is on again this Waitangi Day Holiday, Monday 6 February 2017, with Founders Heritage Park and Whakatū Marae working closely together to present a range of traditional and international foods to sample.