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Masterton’s iconic lakes at risk

The Masterton community is being urged to have its say on the future of the town’s two iconic lakes, which were key to it being named New Zealand’s most beautiful city. Both Henley Lake and the Lake of Remembrance in Masterton’s Queen Elizabeth Park are at risk of running low, and perhaps even dry, Read More

Media Release – Community asked for views on Masterton’s future

The Masterton community is being asked to help shape the future of the district with consultation on key spending opening on Thursday. The Council’s draft Long-Term Plan went go to council on Wednesday 28 March, and opened for consultation from Thursday 29 March. The plan considers issues such as what a rejuvenation of the Read More

Smokefree Policy

Masterton District Council adopted the revised Smokefree Policy at their meeting on 28 June 2017. The key change from the previous version of the policy is that Council has expanded the number of places that are designated as smokefree. The focus of the policy is on promoting a positive smoke-free message, rather than enforcement. Read More