MetService has issued a heavy rain watch for the following:
Area: Nelson west of Motueka.
Valid: 17 hours from 6:00pm Tuesday to 11:00am Wednesday.
Forecast: A period of heavy rain, and rainfall accumulations may approach warning criteria.
An update for severe weather will be issued by 9:00pm Monday 19 Aug 2019.
To celebrate World Car Free day, all bus trips, including the $4 late-bus service will be free for all passengers this weekend!
Nelson City Council said this initiative is about "finding ways to take individual action to reduce emissions", and Car Free Day "speaks for itself".
Happy travelling, neighbours!
Those are the benefits that Paul Barker, Principal of Kaeo School is seeing in his Northland school thanks to the Kiwi Can programme.
It will soon be time to have your say on who represents your community by voting in the 2019 local elections. Do you intend to vote?
65.5% Yes definitely, democracy is vital65.5% Complete
24.6% Maybe, I'm struggling to find anyone I want to vote for24.6% Complete
9.9% No, I just can't be bothered with local councils9.9% Complete