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2018 Maori Representation Poll Result

The final result of the poll is that the Manawatū District will not be establishing a Māori Ward.

A message from Mayor Helen - April 2018

This month, Mayor Helen talks about celebrating our vibrant community.

Building and developers workshop

The Manawatū District is growing rapidly with residential and commercial consents both showing strong growth.

Council to adopt Community Development Strategy

Manawatū District Council is currently reviewing all of its community development activities.

Long Term Plan: Making tomorrow great, today

Our draft Long Term Plan consultation document presents the 'big issues' that our District faces.

Manawatū District economic update

The Manawatū district is experiencing high levels of employment, strong retail growth, and excellent growth in the housing sector.

Pink Ribbon breakfast

Last Thursday, MDC dug out their finest kitchen utensils and hosted a Pink Ribbon Breakfast.

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.

WIOG Conference

Last week, the Manawatū District Council were key conference partners for the 2018 Water Industry Operations Group Conference in Palmerston North.