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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
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The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 60 with limited means.
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The Waimakariri District Council is one of the largest employers in the Waimakariri District and has become an employer of choice.
A group of
volunteers from NZI Insurance rolled up their sleeves and joined the
Waimakariri District Council at Silver Stream on Friday 20 October to do their
bit for the Million Metres Streams Project.
Metres project is a commitment by the Sustainable Business Network and its partners to accelerate riparian restoration activity for
New Zealand’s declining waterways. The platform has so
far crowdfunded 21 planting projects across New Zealand, with Silver Stream
being one of them.
Greenspace Community Engagement Officer Dan Cameron says “The Million Metres
project provides an opportunity for the community and businesses to ‘do good’
by donating towards projects and getting involved at planting events. The NZI
team donated $2,500 and put 250 plants in the ground. Everyone had a great day out".
“The goal for
us is to plant the entire length of the Silver Stream which runs through the
reserve. Anyone can fund a metre or more of streambank. Funds raised will go
towards site prep, plants, contractors if needed, stakes and weed guards. Every
little bit will help” says Dan.
the full 350m restoration project, a total of $24,500 needs to be raised. Over
$11,000 has so far been raised resulting in 159m of planting on the ground.
Stream Restoration Project aims to restore one of the amazing waterways in our
region, renowned for its clear, spring-fed waters. Since 2006 volunteers from
the Silverstream Advisory Group have completed restoration projects in the
or learn more about this project, visit Million Metres Streams Project