ECAN Timaru Flood Controller has requested Ashburton District Council to notify residents at North Rangitata Huts to be prepared to evacuate, in case of river flooding expected later today.
A boil water notice remains in place for the Montalto water supply.
Friday 13 December 6pm - 9.30pm Join us for a Elf themed night at Baring Square East presented by More FM
Ashburton is set to light up with even more Christmas cheer this year, thanks to a bigger and brighter lineup of festive activities in the annual Nights of Lights festival, and it all kicks off with the lighting of the town Christmas tree at Light Up the Night on 29 November.