Candidates for Invercargill City Council by-election announced

Nominations for next year’s Invercargill City Council by-election closed at 12 noon today. The confirmed list of candidates is; Wade Devine Tom Downey Simon Edwards Bernadine Goldsmith Wayne Harpur Carl Heenan Marcus Lush Kevin Mulrooney David Pottinger Michael Morris, Deputy Electoral Officer, is delighted with the high interest in the position left vacant in October […]

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Nominations for City Council by-election close next week

A by-election will be held on 17 February next year to fill the extra-ordinary vacancy left by Cr Toni Biddle following her resignation earlier this year. Nominations for the by-election close next week on 22 December 2020. Deputy Electoral Officer Michael Morris said the nominations would close at noon on Tuesday 22 December 2020. ‘Nomination […]

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ICC Christmas Holiday Hours

Below are the holiday hours for Council departments over the Christmas / New Year period. If you would like more information please contact the telephone number listed. Emergencies and urgent enquiries in Invercargill and Bluff phone 03 211 1679 at any time. ICC Administration Building The Administration Building closes at 12 noon on Thursday 24 […]

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Community views sought on city centre

The Invercargill City Centre Master Plan sets out a pathway for revitalising the heart of Invercargill and we want to hear your thoughts. The Invercargill City Council’s Infrastructural Services Committee yesterday (Tuesday, 1 December) adopted the Master Plan, which aims to attract people to the city centre and create connections between new developments and existing […]

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ICC announces Action Plan to improve city governance

Invercargill City Council has put in place an Action Plan to make governance improvements and focus on future progress for the city. The Action Plan is the result of a Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) letter highlighting concerns about governance. DIA requested assurance the Council was taking proactive measures to address the concerns and a […]

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Temporary recycling drop-off to close in preparation for permanent service

The temporary recycling drop-off centre located at the Invercargill Waste Transfer Station will close at end of business on Sunday 15 November in anticipation of a new permanent recycling drop-off centre reopening at Southland disAbility Enterprises. Invercargill City Council Infrastructure Group Manager Erin Moogan said the temporary drop-off area needed to close due to increasing […]

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