The Community Development activity helps groups and organisations develop opportunities within the community. It also advocates for particular services for the community.
Staff give advice and information on projects, administer funding programmes and co-ordinate projects such as Safer City and the Youth Council. The section is also involved in with attracting conferences to the city, and it organises several regional/national events.
Bluff, which has population of about 1800, has a Community Board to help promote and enhance the area for residents and visitors. Visit Page
For a relaxed lifestyle and southern hospitality Invercargill is the place to visit, live and raise a family. Welcome to our rather special part of the world! Visit Page
New citizens swear oaths of allegiance* at these ceremonies and are presented with their citizenship certificates, usually by Mayor Tim Shadbolt. Visit Page
City Centre News
City Centre News is a Council feature which will run once a month on page 2 of The Southland Express. Visit Page