Issue No. 433 - 24 September 2009
Tenders are invited for the renewal of approximately 650 metres of PVC pipe in Somme Parade and London Street.
Tender documents can be collected from the Customer Service Counter, Wanganui District Council, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui.
Tenders close on Tuesday, 6 October 2009.
Proposal to close road(s)/street(s) to vehicular traffic
Pursuant to the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, notice is hereby given that the Wanganui District Council, for the purpose of a pit stop and public viewing by Targa New Zealand, proposes to close the following streets to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder.
Roads proposed to be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic:
Period or periods of proposed closure:
During the proposed period of closure, the following provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic which would otherwise use the road: Directional signs will be in place to show the alternative route.
Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of their objection and grounds thereof in writing before 30 September 2009 at the office of the Wanganui District Council, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui.
Possum poison (cholecalciferol gel bait) stations
Possum poison will be laid in bait stations at Victoria Park cricket ground and Kowhai Park arboretum from Friday, 14 August 2009, to Monday, 30 November 2009.
Bait stations will be well above the reach of small children and dogs.
When in these areas, please keep dogs under control at all times or muzzled. Should they consume any carcasses or parts, please seek veterinary advice.
For further information please contact Richard Terrey at Wanganui District Council during normal work hours, phone (06) 349 0001.
1 July 2009 – 30 June 2010
The income threshold for rates rebate is $21,910 and the maximum allowable rebate is $550.
However, if your income exceeds $21,910 you could still be entitled to a rebate depending on the total cost of your rates and the number of dependents.
Eligibility for a rates rebate is determined by:
To assist you with your application, please bring in the following:
Ratepayers need to apply to the Wanganui District Council for a rates rebate. Those who are eligible will then either have their rates reduced by the amount of the rebate, or receive a refund if the rates have been paid in full for the year. The Department of Internal Affairs reimburses the Council from Crown funds.
Dog Registration Fees 2009/10
The Wanganui District Council gives notice, as required by the Dog Control Act 1996, Section 37(b), of the Dog Registration Fees set by resolution of Council on 8 June 2009.
The Dog Registration Fees are for 1 July 2009 to 30 June 2010.
Dogs classified as "dangerous" pay 150% of the level that would apply if the dog were not classified as a dangerous dog (Section 32, 1(e) of the Dog Control Act 1996)
Microchipping of dogs
From 1 July 2006 the following are required to be microchipped: