Consent granted for new shopping centre

Resource Consent has been granted for the development of a 3,200m2 shopping centre on Weedons Ross Road in the West Melton township.  The proposed centre will house a supermarket, cafe, restaurant and nine other commericial areas. The officer’s… Read More

Road safety concerns

Despite recent roading upgrades in the district, West Melton residents are still very concerned about road safety. The West Melton Residents Association is continuing to lobby for changes for the safety of the community. The article below was… Read More

Community page on Facebook

An online groundswell of activity has started recently, with many ‘West Meltonites’ turning to social media to discuss local community topics. The West Melton Community Page is a Facebook ‘Closed Group’, which means while anyone can see the group and… Read More

Postie in the hood

West Melton has now grown to the point where NZ Post has done away with its rural delivery services within the town and instated a postie.  The recent switch-over has spurred a flurry of activity throughout the town,… Read More

Proposed Cell Tower

Vodafone has lodged a resource consent to build a new 32m high cell tower off Halkett Rd on the edge of West Melton.  Proceedings with the resource consent are currently stalled,  after a hearing was postponed in late… Read More