Ongoing projects and programmes
We have a number of projects and programmes that run continuously to support us in achieving our strategic goals.
Quick-build streetscape projects and trials to inform how to make our streets more functional for all users.
Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery
Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery is a world-class rehabilitation facility for New Zealand's endangered birds.
Predator Free Palmy
This community-led biodiversity project is all about protecting our native wildlife.
Green Corridors projects enhance native bush along streams, provide places for wildlife to thrive, improve water quality and create open green spaces.
Welcoming Communities is a two-year pilot programme to welcome newcomers to the city.
Placemaking is a community-based approach to improving neighbourhoods and reinventing public spaces.
Business & economy
As well as running the city day to day, we take an active role in encouraging economic wellbeing in our region.
People on bikes forum
The people on bikes forum has been set up to champion safe cycling networks for our community.
A notable tree is one that has historical or cultural value. By keeping a schedule of notable trees within the District Plan we are able to protect and recognise those of value to the city.
Palmerston North residents want our city to be the safest in New Zealand. Find out what we’re doing to help our community achieve this goal.
Palmy art map
Our online art map is your complete guide to public art in Palmy, from street art to sculptures, laneways to local galleries.