Issue No. 116 - 23 August 2003
The following information is from the Council's Social Indicators Report 2003. The report, which has been updated each year since 1997, measures a broad range of aspects of social well-being in Wanganui.
More information is available from Keith Smith.
Rates: instalment 1 - extended date
Reminder - the due date for payment of instalment one of the 2003/04 rates has been extended to Wednesday, September 3.
After this date a penalty will be added.
If you are having difficulty in meeting your rates payments, please enquire about payment options that are available.
For customer convenience you may post your cheque payment in the reply-paid envelope provided.
What's on in and around Wanganui
August 23: Netball Wanganui 75th Jubilee
August 23-31: Oz - Musical Theatre
August 23: NPC Rugby - Wanganui vs Buller
August 23: Country Craft Show
August 23: SteamRail Wanganui Inc Day Excursion
August 23: Rivercity Ballroom Dancing Championships
August 23: Rivercity Markets
August 23-24: Wanganui Pistol Club Competition
August 25-September 5: Soccer - Kingz Training
Camp and Game
August 25-29: Wanganui Veteran Golfers' Five-day
August 26: Wanganui Greyhound Race Meeting
August 26: Coffee Club @ Whanganui Regional Museum
To November: Infiltration by Andrea du Chartenier
More information about things to do in the Wanganui District is available from the i-Site Wanganui Visitor Centre, 101 Guyton Street.
Launch of New Mobile Library!
The District Library is delighted to announce the launch date of the Wanganui community's brand-new, state-of-the-art Mobile Library - and everyone's invited to the celebration!
When: Thursday, 11 September 2003
Watch this space in Community Link, Saturday August 30, for full details.
Mobile Library ..Changes to Scheduled Stops
Wanganui District Library advises its valued Mobile Library customers that the current timetable of community visits will cease on Friday, 5 September 2003.
The new timetable of community visits will be printed in Community Link on Saturday, August 30, and is scheduled to start Monday, 15 September 2003.
The establishment of the new timetable follows an extensive review of the current service and responds to demonstrated changes in community need and demand. The Mobile service is a powerful component of the Library's Community Literacy Strategy, enabling the District Library to deliver a quality service to all communities in the District, regardless of location.
Unless otherwise noted meetings are held at 2.00pm in Committee Room 2, 1st Floor, Municipal Office Building, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui.
Agendas are available at the Customer Services Counter, Municipal Office Building, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui and the Wanganui District Library two working days prior to the meeting.
The Council welcomes members of the public to attend its meetings.