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Masterton's Hood Aerodrome remains closed to the public, but open for essential flights, including top-dressing.
The quarterly survey by Business Wairarapa also found a low level of planning and business preparedness in times of disruption.
Masterton District Council is calling for "common sense" after a series of dog attacks over the past two weeks.
Demand for stock baleage has been high in Masterton as the Covid-19 virus compounds a tough summer for Wairarapa's farmers.
Masterton District Council still wants rates, but will waive some penalties for late payment.
Kindness is the key to overcoming the challenges posed by Covid-19, a Masterton district councillor and school principal says.
South Wairarapa District Council is bringing forward its live-streaming plans after concerns were raised over transparency during the lockdown.
The Carterton District Council worker who tested positive for Covid-19 coronavirus has received the all clear but says he received "really harsh" social media comments.
Masterton Mayor Lyn Patterson says the Prime Minister's announcement of an unprecedented national lockdown to combat the covid-19 pandemic is "a day none of us will forget".
Wairarapa farmers are seeking central government backing as the threat of a drought moves closer.
Rates increases and a negative effect on the environment are on the cards if council-led development of Masterton Airport goes ahead.
Lifelong Wairarapa whitebaiters are waiting to hear the results of a long-running consultation on the future of the catch in the area.
As the central government confirmed the second case of the Covid-19 coronavirus in New Zealand, Carterton and Masterton District Councils have taken further steps to manage a potential pandemic.
Sewage treatment is the biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions in Carterton and South Wairarapa, a draft paper has revealed.
Masterton Town Hall should be updated not bulldozed, George Groombridge says, ahead of an extraordinary council meeting.