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2018 Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

The festive season is nearly upon us! Here are our opening hours over December and January.

Almadale Reserve Swing Bridge Closed

The popular swing bridge at Almadale Recreation Reserve is closed until further notice.

Board Chair appointed for Central Economic Development Agency

Palmerston North City and Manawatū District Councils are pleased to announce the reappointment of Malcolm Bailey to the Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) Board, and also as the Chairperson.

Congratulations to our newest New Zealand citizens

At a special ceremony on Thursday, we welcomed 22 new residents as New Zealand citizens.

Feilding Town Centre 2040

If you had to re-imagine Feilding's Town Centre, what would it be like?

Manawatu man fined for fly tipping

A Manawatu resident has been ordered to pay a total of $670 for the illegal dumping of tyres.

Summer camping at Vinegar Hill

Our summer season at our popular camping reserve Vinegar Hill has begun.

View Our District News

Manawatu District Council publishes a page in the Feilding Herald every second Thursday. The page is available here on-line, often before it appears in the Feilding Herald.

Waste water now irrigated to land

Since 31 October 2018, the Manawatū District Council has stopped sending treated waste water to the Oroua river and has begun irrigating waste water to land.