Latest Council News and Information...
Masterton Urban Ward & Taueru Alternate Day Water Sprinkling
Public Notice is hereby given that an alternate day water
sprinkling ban will be in force from Tuesday 1st December 2015
to 31st March 2016, in the Urban Masterton water supply and
Taueru water supply areas.
Have Your Say - Homebush Wastewater Treatment
Plant - Oxidation Pond Sludge
Masterton District Council is seeking public input
into management options for the oxidation pond
sludge from the decommissioned ponds at the Homebush
wastewater treatment plant.
Outdoor Fire Ban Extended through August
Masterton District Council has extended its ban on
outdoor fires and incinerators in the urban area
until 31st August.
Masterton District Council Lauches Job Creation
Masterton District Council has launched a new
initiative aimed at creating 500 new jobs in the
area within a 12-month period. The drive for jobs is
part of the ‘My Masterton’ campaign, which is run in
association with the Wairarapa Times-Age.
Masterton Footpath Upgrade Begins in July
Masterton District Council will be starting work on
stage 2 of the Central Business District Footpath
Upgrade in mid-July, with the project expected to be
completed by October. The tender was let to PCL
Contracting Ltd and the total cost of the project is
Collaborative Approach to Flood Protection in
A collaborative approach to flood protection in
Masterton, with the long-term objective of achieving
a 100-year level of protection, plus allowance for
climate change, has been agreed by Masterton
District Council (MDC) and Greater Wellington
Regional Council (GWRC).