Proposed reserve name change

Braves Ballpark

A Council-owned reserve at 29 Puriri Street is currently known as Braves Ballpark. 

The Whanganui Softball Association (WSA) leases the premises from the Council and has the licence to occupy the reserve grounds. 

Whanganui Softball Association has made a request to change the name of the Braves Ballpark to the Whanganui Ballpark, to reflect that it is to benefit all things softball, representative of all the local softball clubs

The Council is seeking your feedback on the proposal.

Any person may make a submission to the proposed name change either by filling out the form below, by sending a written submission to Whanganui District Council, PO Box 637, Whanganui 4541 or by email to:

Submissions close at 5.00pm on Friday, 13 December 2019.

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