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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Economic Development Strategy

We are consulting on the proposed Economic Development Strategy and would like to know your views on the priorities for driving the district’s development potential. The strategy sets a 10-year vision to grow Whanganui by being vibrant, prosperous and rich with opportunity by foc…

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Speed limit review

We are reviewing the speed limits on Castlecliff Beach and Rapanui & Francis Roads and would like to know your views on the following possible changes: Castlecliff Beach (North Mole to southern bank of Mowhanau Stream) and Castlecliff Reserve – to reduce the speed limit from …

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Quick Poll- How safe do you feel as a cyclist?

Annual Cyclist Perception safety survey 2017/18 The Active Transport Strategy, which aims to improve connectivity and mobility in our district and prioritise active transport modes such as walking and cycling, was adopted by the Council on 18 July 2017. A focus of this strategy i…

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Economic Development Strategy

Council has kicked-off a review of its Economic Development Strategy and we would like your input before we begin working on a draft document. We have compiled a survey that asks for your views on the key components of a revised strategy – from what you think our guiding principl…

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