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Thefts and vandalism at Nelson's public parks

23/01/2020 4:29am

A series of thefts and vandalism has resulted in the loss of new park furniture and...

Rainbow light art projections shine light on safe spaces

22/01/2020 4:30pm

​A campaign aimed at highlighting the city’s safe spaces for Nelson’s LGBTQI+ community has received support...

Smart Little City, Smart Nelson Plan – have your say

22/01/2020 10:29am

From late February to the end of May 2020, we’ll be asking the community for feedback...

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Working to make Nelson disposable-cup free

17/01/2020 4:21pm

Nelson City Council is offering a subsidy to local cafés and coffee carts to bolster the...

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Increasing fire risk as dry spell continues

17/01/2020 2:51am

Due to recent drying winds and low rainfall, the fire risk across our region is increasing...

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Nelson plastic recycling is set to change

15/01/2020 9:56am

We know Nelsonians have an excellent recycling ethos. Since the introduction of yellow bins in 2016,...

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Responsible Camping Fund – temporary daytime facility

07/01/2020 4:50am

In 2019 Nelson City Council received $256,878 from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE)...

Check, Clean, Dry – Protect our Waterways

24/12/2019 2:29am

We all enjoy visiting our waterways, like lakes and rivers, especially in the summer. But, when...

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NRSBU makes land purchase

23/12/2019 2:43am

The Nelson Regional Sewerage Business Unit (NRSBU) has agreed to purchase a block of land near...

Mayor's Christmas Message 2019

20/12/2019 3:45am

Kia ora koutou te whānau o Whakatū.

Summer in the City

16/12/2019 2:47am

We’re looking forward to a great summer in our city centre, enjoying our stunning weather and...

Are you thinking about how to give sustainable gifts at Christmas?

16/12/2019 2:44am

Our local op shops are a treasure-trove of vintage and interesting items which can make fabulous...