Nelson City Council has adopted its Annual Plan for the 2017/18 year.
The Stoke Loop (route 7) of the NBus Service will stop operating from 1 July 2017.
In February 2017, Council decided to proceed with the upgrade of the Modellers Pond, and to work collaboratively with the Modellers Society to make this a reality.
Nelson City Council has appointed an Acting Chief Executive on a temporary basis to guide the organisation while the recruitment process for a new Chief Executive takes place over the coming months. Mr David Hammond will step into the role on 26 June 2017 to assist with the smooth running of the Council in what is a busy Long Term Plan preparation year.
Council would like to know what the community thinks about the formation of a Council Controlled Organisation to oversee the Nelson Arts Festival.
At a full Council meeting on 8 June, Nelson City Council approved a further nine Special Housing Areas (SHAs) for recommendation to the Minister of Building and Construction.
The nine new SHAs to be recommended are:
Nelson City Council has appointed an Acting Chair for the Works and Infrastructure Committee with Deputy Chair Councillor Stuart Walker stepping in to the role on a trial basis.
NZTA has announced a closure to one part of the Picton to Christchurch Alternate Route on State Highway 63, south of Renwick, for two nights from this Sunday at 7pm through to 6am both evenings. This is in order to complete urgent repairs near Eve’s Creek Bridge.
The public is invited to provide feedback on Council’s Draft Youth Strategy.
Council is putting the spotlight on mental health and wellbeing to help create a community that is supported, happy and healthy.