Updates


Queen Street Stormwater Relining
The stormwater pipe located on Queen Street in Feilding has been identified as needing renewal. Council will be relining the pipe which will eliminate the need for excavation and will be non-harmful to the environment. This work is scheduled to be carried out in March 2019. This work is expected to take 2-3 days to complete and should not cause any disruption to residents.

(Last Updated: 30/11/2018)

Sanson Water Treatment Plant
A new water treatment plant is to be constructed in Sanson. The new water treatment plant will ultimately replace the current treatment system that is located between the Rangitikei River and Sanson. The site for the water treatment plant is located in Sanson, and a new bore and reservoir have already been constructed on the site. This is a subsidised project with Ministry of Health. The project is scheduled for completion at the end of March 2019. Budget $1,052.061.00

(Last Updated: 30/11/2018)

2 Water Shut Downs
Monday 3 December from 1.00pm to 3.00pm. The properties affected are 180 Ranfurly Road & 131 Sandon Road to replace a fire hydrant outside 180 Ranfurly Road.Tuesday 4 December from 1.00pm to 3.00pm. The properties affected are from N45 West Street to 69a West Street, (uneven numbers only) to replace a fire hydrant outside 49 West Street.

(Last Updated: 29/11/2018)

NEW Resource Recovery Centre
Manawatu District Council are moving through the stages of creating Feilding’s new Resource Recovery Centre. We now have a developed design completed and will now be moving into the detailed design stage. We are progressing through the market and feasibility studies and will be conducting community engagement soon. We will be starting construction in March 2019 and will have the new facility operational by December 2019.

(Last Updated: 29/11/2018)

Awahuri-Feilding Road Stage 2 Roading Safety Improvements (Kawakawa Block)
We are excited to advise that the Awahuri-Feilding Road Stage 2 Roading Safety Improvements (Kawakawa Block) has been awarded. Downers were the successful tender. Work is due to start in January 2019. We will be widening a section of the road from 7m to 10m between Lees Road and Kawakawa Road. This will help alleviate safety and flooding issues in this area. The widening of this portion of road will also assist in future growth which has been earmarked in that area.

(Last Updated: 27/11/2018)

Tangimoana scheduled Bulk rubbish collection
Please be advised that the Tangimoana Bulk Rubbish collection is scheduled forSaturday 15 of December. Collection commences at 9am. Residents need to have rubbish ready at kerbside and have money ready for payment – normal refuse charges apply(See Council fees and charges page on www.mdc.govt.nz)

(Last Updated: 19/11/2018)

Christmas & New Year Rubbish & Recycling
Feilding Residents Rubbish and Recycling Collections.All Council Blue Rubbish Bags & Recycling Collections on Tuesday 25 December 2018 will be collected on Saturday 22 December 2018 All Council Blue Bags & Recycling Collections on Tuesday 1 January 2019will be collected on Saturday 29 December 2018 Collections will likely arrive earlier than normal for all areas soplease have rubbish and recycling out by 7.30am The Feilding Transfer Station will be closed on Christmas Day andNew Years Day

(Last Updated: 19/11/2018)

Bridge Replacements in the District
Bridge Replacements: This work provides for the upgrade or replacement of existing bridges and other road structures.Location Phase Start Completion DueRongotea Rd S244 Design Sep 18 Dec 18Otara Bridge: Construction Aug 18 Dec 18Gillespies Line Design Jan 19 Jun 19

(Last Updated: 13/11/2018)