Digital Strategy

Council is consulting on its proposed Digital Strategy. The strategy sets a vision for Whanganui to keep pace with digital opportunities to empower and enrich our community. The purpose of this strategy is to drive digital innovation and opportunity within Whanganui in collaborat…

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Earthquake Prone Buildings – Priority Thoroughfares and Routes

Council is consulting on which roads, footpaths and thoroughfares within our District should be identified as priority areas. The purpose of this is to manage the risks our District faces in the event of an earthquake, by ensuring that we prioritise the strengthening of buildings…

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Signage in public places

We are currently reviewing how signage rules for public places are currently working and are seeking your feedback. Whanganui District Council manages certain types of signs including temporary event, community, real estate, trailer and footpath signs through its Signage Bylaw. T…

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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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