Whanganui Welcoming Communities

Whanganui has been selected as one of only five regions to pilot Welcoming Communities – a programme to make newcomers to our district feel welcome. As part of this programme, the Council is working toward a Welcoming Communities Plan for our community and we need your voic…

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What does Leading edge mean to you?

  When you hear the expression Leading Edge, like as in “that brand/product/organisation is leading edge” what does this make you think about? We all know certain brands/products/organisations which are leaders or influential trailblazers. What do you think it is which makes…

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My, my, my Whanganui

Do you love living in Whanganui? Do you think Whanganui is a good place to raise a family? What about career advancement? Viewpoint Whanganui is currently discussing what Whanganui thinks about …well…. Whanganui! Share your views on what you think about Whanganui’s community, eco…

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Proposed Annual Plan 2016/17 Consultation Document is now out for public feedback

Whanganui District Council’s proposed Annual Plan 2016/17 Consultation Document is now open for community feedback. This year we are proposing three amendments to the 10-Year Plan 2015-2025, which are: A storm funding rate to cover clean-up costs from the June 2015 weather event….

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Have your say on how the Council supports community organisations

Whanganui District Council administers an annual Community Contracts funding scheme to support organisations and volunteers who serve our community through the delivery of services which have a positive impact on the Whanganui District. The objectives for Community Contracts fund…

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Draft Safer Whanganui Strategic Plan

Whanganui District Council would like to hear your thoughts on a collective plan to increase safety and reduce injuries in our district. The Draft Safer Whanganui Strategic Plan aims to collectively increase safety and reduce injuries in our district over the next 10 years. Devel…

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