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Ashburton District residents are being encouraged to continue reporting illegal rubbish dumping that they come across in the community, after the Council responded to a number of incidents throughout July.
Targeted training sessions and a chance to make productive connections will all be on offer for job-seekers and local employers alike at Ashburton's first ever Employment Exchange event on 20 September.
The Ashburton District Council has today approved the general concept plans for the new Ashburton Library and Civic Centre facility, which include environmentally sustainable elements and - in what is believed to be a first for the country, to incorporate a heritage building (Pioneer Hall) into the new build.
A detailed economic report of how the Ashburton District performed in the year to March 2018 is now freely available for businesses and residents.
A contract to maintain Ashburton District's streetlights has been awarded to Electricity Ashburton (EA Networks), who will be in charge of operating and maintaining the lights until the end of June 2022.
The grand opening of a new dog park in Methven will be celebrated with a ribbon cutting event on Monday 12 August 2019 at 12pm - all pooches and their owners are encouraged to attend.
Swale works on Beach Road East between Trevors Road and Nicolls Road has started.
Customer Service will be short-staffed on Friday, 2 August 2019 from 1pm-5pm. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this limited service period
Local Government New Zealand calling for all eligible people to take action and enroll to vote in the upcoming 2019 local government elections.
Following the rainfall last night (Tuesday 31 July), we are experiencing some flooding on several roads in Methven, Pudding Hill, Staveley, and Mt Somers.
Racecourse Road between Methven Highway (SH77) and Allens Road is getting a much-needed upgrade.
The Government is seeking the views of people around the country on how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture.
The upkeep of the Mt Hutt Memorial Hall in Methven has been afforded a wonderful boost from within the community.
The Ashburton District Council has issued a precautionary boil water notice for the Methven-Springfield water supply, effective immediately
The Ashburton District Council has issued a precautionary boil water notice for the Mount Somers water supply, effective immediately.