New 150th flags on their way

At tonight’s West Melton Residents Association meeting, the new flags for the light poles on State Highway 73 were shown, complete with the new 150th anniversary artwork. The association has received two sets of the flags branded in… Read More

An update on West Melton water

At tonight’s Residents Association meeting, a report was tabled from Selwyn District Council’s Strategic Assets Manager for Utilities, Murray England. The report recapped the cause of the recent problems with the town supply, owing primarily to poor water… Read More

West Melton water trouble explained

At tonight’s Residents Association meeting we had an update from Murray England, the┬áStrategic Assets Manager for Utilities at the Selwyn District Council. In his presentation, Murray discussed the issues contributing to the recent water supply problems in West… Read More

Website for water usage

In a bid to help West Melton households curb their water usage, particularly at peak times this summer, the Selwyn District Council has created a website to show live water supply status information. The page shows live water… Read More

Water supply problems

The West Melton town water supply is currently under stress as it struggles to cope with the demands of a growing population and increased summer irrigation needs. The Selwyn District Council recently posted the following notice Council staff… Read More