Draft Local Alcohol Policy

The Whanganui District Council is currently publicly consulting on a Draft Local Alcohol Policy that aims to reduce alcohol-related harm in the Whanganui District. The Draft Local Alcohol Policy proposes the following: a district-wide limit on the number of off-licensed premises …

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Your Business Friendly Council

Whanganui District Council has developed a draft Business Friendly Policy and would love local businesses to have a read through to see if we have covered everything which will assist businesses when interacting with the Council. The purpose of this Policy is to ensure that the r…

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Port Revitalisation Project – Give us your ideas!

In August 2016, the Government announced that they would provide $500,000 funding support to help Whanganui District Council develop a detailed blueprint to revitalise the Whanganui Marine Precinct. This is an exciting and ambitious project that will develop the local marine indu…

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Outdoor areas where we eat and drink- smokefree?

Over the months of February and March this year, we surveyed the public in response to the Smokefree Whanganui 2017 survey and received an excellent result, with 148 replies Viewpoint would like to thank everyone who provided feedback to this survey. You can see a snapshot of com…

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