ADC is praising the Government's announcement of a $7.5 million Provincial Growth Fund loan for a development in Methven as a win for the district.
The Ashburton District Council is advising residents of a water restriction now in place throughout the district. The restriction means residents can only use a hose, micro-spray or automatic irrigation system on alternate days, and in some areas, during specific time periods, to help conserve water.
Nominations are now being sought for the 2019 Ashburton Community Honours Awards.
Ashburton District is the sixth most desired for business and the 12th most desired for quality of life out of 66 districts.