Ongoing projects and programmes
These are the initiatives that support us in achieving our strategic goals. Most have a community focus, or are run in partnership with community organisations. They include programmes that span multiple years as well as fixed-term trials.
Business & economy
As well as running the city day to day, we take an active role in encouraging economic wellbeing in our region.
Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery
Central Energy Trust Wildbase Recovery is a world-class rehabilitation facility for New Zealand's endangered birds.
Companion Card trial
This trial is enabling people with disabilities to more easily take part in activities at participating Palmy venues.
Green Corridors projects enhance native bush along streams, provide places for wildlife to thrive, improve water quality and create open green spaces.
Quick-build streetscape projects and trials to inform how to make our streets more functional for all users.
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.
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.
Placemaking is a community-based approach to improving neighbourhoods and reinventing public spaces.
Predator Free Palmy
This community-led biodiversity project is all about protecting our native wildlife.
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.
This programme aims to make our city welcoming for everyone.