Tag: Southland District Council

Community Service Award for Peter Templeton
Community, News
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Community, News
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Community Service Award for Peter Templeton

News Desk - Jul 24, 2018

Peter Templeton’s lifetime of service to his community was recognised when he received a Southland District Council Community Service Award at Riverton on 21 July. Southland District…

Invercargill Business – Morrifield Green Houses
Business, News
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Business, News
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Invercargill Business – Morrifield Green Houses

Business Hub - Jul 13, 2018

Another local Invercargill business just getting on with the job. A renewed interest in Kiwi's growing their own gardens has led to a greenhouse boom for Morrifield…

Robust Discussion Key Cornerstone Of Democracy
News, Opinion
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News, Opinion
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Robust Discussion Key Cornerstone Of Democracy

Gary Tong - Jun 22, 2018

Opinion: Every business needs to adapt and evolve. The last time there was significant local government reform here in New Zealand was back in 1989 – and…

Southland District Council Welcomes Investment in Warmer Homes
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Southland District Council Welcomes Investment in Warmer Homes

News Desk - May 23, 2018

Southland District Council has welcomed a multi-million dollar commitment by the Government to help make Kiwi homes healthier. A $142 million-dollar, four-year programme, known as Warmer Kiwi…

Edendale and Wyndham Toilets Vandalised
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Edendale and Wyndham Toilets Vandalised

News Desk - May 23, 2018

Ongoing vandalism of public toilets at Edendale and Wyndham is costing the community and causing potential health hazards for contractors. At the Wyndham toilets in Balaclava Street…

Tuatapere Property Owners To Get Refund From Council
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Tuatapere Property Owners To Get Refund From Council

News Desk - May 14, 2018

Tuatapere property owners on the Southland District Council sewerage scheme will receive a refund from Council. Chief financial officer Anne Robson said the $1060 (GST inclusive) refund…

Mentor Programme To Make Learner Drivers Safer Launched
Community, Southland District Council
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Community, Southland District Council
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Mentor Programme To Make Learner Drivers Safer Launched

News Desk - May 10, 2018

A new Southland road safety initiative aims to help young people become better drivers. The Drive My Life programme pairs learner drivers between the ages of 16…

Southland District Council Engineer Wins Local Government Emerging Leader Award
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Southland District Council Engineer Wins Local Government Emerging Leader Award

News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

Southland District Council’s senior project engineer water and waste services, Matt Keil, has been named as this year’s recipient of the prestigious Brookfields Emerging Leader of Year…

Guest Post: At The Heart Of The Southland District Is Its Communities
Southland
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Southland
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Guest Post: At The Heart Of The Southland District Is Its Communities

Gary Tong - Apr 18, 2018

Welcome to our first guest post something we have been working on for a while, today we kick things off with Southland District Council Mayor Gary Tong.…

District Residents Warned to Avoid Rates Scam
Rural, Southland
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Rural, Southland
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District Residents Warned to Avoid Rates Scam

News Desk - Mar 23, 2018

Southland residents are being urged to be cautious about a rates scam reported in some parts of the District. Chief executive Steve Ruru said Council had been…