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Ken Tremaine, City Planner for PNCC

Ken Tremaine, City Planner for PNCC

Ken Tremaine was City Planner at Palmerston North City Council from 1976 - 1994. In 1990 he was one of the five planners who drafted the Government's resource management legislation. He was later awarded a Distinguished Service Award by the New Zealand Planning Institute for his work.

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Date
October 2, 1991
Place
Palmerston North
 
Memory Lane - "When Carter came to town"

Memory Lane - "When Carter came to town"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. Report of American President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn Carter's three day visit to Palmerston North in February 1984. The former President was invited by the Central Districts and Manawatu Lions clubs.

 
Memory Lane - "Young people can’t dance"

Memory Lane - "Young people can’t dance"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. A review of articles from the Manawatū Journal of History, Volume 15 (2019). The journal, published annually, contains articles on the history of the wider Manawatū area, written by a variety of contributors.

 
Memory Lane - "The grand manor"

Memory Lane - "The grand manor"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The story of historic home Whare Rata, later named Wharerata, and the Russell family who lived there in the early 20th century. The portrait of Arthur Russell mentioned in the article can be [viewed here.](https://manawatuheritage.pncc.govt.nz/item/545fef4a-be8d-4b67-a179-00fd3bad770a)

 
Memory Lane - "City's beautiful oasis"

Memory Lane - "City's beautiful oasis"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The origins of Massey Agricultural College gardens and homesteads, and the significant people associated with the development of the grounds and homes. Many of the historic homes are now absorbed in the Massey University campus.

 
Memory Lane - "What's in a (street) name?"

Memory Lane - "What's in a (street) name?"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The 1926 land subdivision sale of RA McKenzie's Estate on Milson Line and the naming of Seaforth Avenue in a street naming competition.

Creator
Date
August 24, 2019
Place
Palmerston North
 
Memory Lane - "Removing a reredos"

Memory Lane - "Removing a reredos"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The origins of the soon-to-be demolished Wesley Methodist Church decorative alterpiece, also called a reredos. It was created almost 50 years ago by Maurice Shailer, descendant of a prominent pioneer Palmerston North family. The Shailer family have strong links with the church. The reredos is planned to be incorporated in a new church building.

 
Memory Lane - "Sunshine cake in wartime"

Memory Lane - "Sunshine cake in wartime"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The story of the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force Entertainment Unit, also known as the Kiwi Concert Party, in World War 2. It entertained the troops overseas and put on a show at the Opera House in 1943.

 
Memory Lane - "Spotlight on the past"

Memory Lane - "Spotlight on the past"

Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The heritage team at the Palmerston North city library celebrates local history week 2019, hosting many events for a wide variety of interests, with the common theme the region's history.

 
Ken Tremaine, City Planner for PNCC

Ken Tremaine, City Planner for PNCC

Ken Tremaine was City Planner at Palmerston North City Council from 1976 - 1994. In 1990 he was one of the five planners who drafted the Government's resource management legislation. He was later awarded a Distinguished Service Award by the New Zealand Planning Institute for his work.

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Date
June 29, 1991
Place
Palmerston North
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