34 days ago

Free bottles of weedkiller gel in Richmond. Will you join the fight against these pests?

The team Reporter from The Nelson Mail

The fight in Tasman district to control pest plants such as old man's beard and banana passion vine has been given a boost with free bottles of weedkiller gel available in the Richmond area.

Project De-Vine Trust project director Chris Rowse said the number of pest vines in the area would keep increasing unless they were tackled by keen weedbusters.

Will you help fight the good fight against these pests?

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More messages from your neighbours
6 hours ago

How great is Your Place? Take our survey!

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Do you trust your council? Do you feel safe at home? Take our survey about your town.

For the Your Place survey we've put together a series of questions which should provide us with a comprehensive set of data that will be analysed and put in context for us by a team from AUT University.

We'd love to hear from you. Find out more here.

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7 hours ago

Farewell 120-year-old Tapu Bay bach

Sally Kidson Reporter from The Tasman Leader

A bach on council reserve in Tapu Bay has been demolished by the council. What are you recollections of the bach? Do you know of other baches in the district on council reserve?

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12 hours ago

Poll: What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The local elections are a great opportunity to decide on who we want to represent our communities over the next three years.

With elections just around the corner, this is a good time to pinpoint the issues that affect you and are important to you. Being clear on this is a first step in knowing what you want your local councillors to support or who to vote for. What are the issues you want your next local council to focus on?

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What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?
  • 35.5% Rates
    35.5% Complete
  • 10.8% Housing
    10.8% Complete
  • 13.8% Roads
    13.8% Complete
  • 3.2% Public transport
    3.2% Complete
  • 8.5% Water
    8.5% Complete
  • 4.2% Waste
    4.2% Complete
  • 7.4% Climate + environment
    7.4% Complete
  • 11.4% Infrastructure
    11.4% Complete
  • 5.1% Local facilities (like parks and libraries)
    5.1% Complete
647 votes