A restricted fire season is now in place for the Horowhenua, Manawatu, Palmerston North and Rangitikei Districts.
Doubling the floor area of a Manawatū house without a building consent has resulted in a $6500 fine for Richard Easther.
The Manawatū District Council has been ranked number two in providing the best customer service according to the Association of Local Government Information Management (ALGIM) nationwide mystery shop.
The Otara Suspension Bridge, located 2km off State Highway 1 near Ohingaiti was officially reopened on Tuesday 5 February in a special ceremony with members of the public, Council staff and local Councillors.
Summer has arrived in the Manawatū and over these warm and dry summer months, every drop of water counts.
As towns grow, the expectations of what they will look like and how they function changes. Plan Change 51 updates the rules that will apply to Feilding's growth zone.