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Strengthening the Kaiapoi River Wall

PUBLISHED AT 2 weeks ago (06 Oct 2017)

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Council is pleased to confirm at its October 2017 meeting, Daniel Smith Industries Ltd as the preferred contractor for the Kaiapoi River Wall Upgrade project.

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Growing Food – Growing Community

PUBLISHED AT 1 month ago (01 Sep 2017)

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This year in Kaiapoi the 4 September anniversary of the Canterbury earthquakes is being symbolised in a way which will connect community in a meaningful way for now and in the future. An invitation is being extended to the community to the opening and planting day for the Kaiapoi Food Forest on Saturday 16 September from 10am – 2pm.

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Lease Allows Progress on Regeneration Projects

PUBLISHED AT 2 months ago (21 Jul 2017)

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A lease of 68 hectares of Crown-owned land will allow key regeneration projects to progress in Waimakariri. 

Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) is pleased to have reached an agreement with the Waimakariri District Council to lease residential red zone land.

“The lease of the land will enable the Council to continue their work on projects for the community as set out in the Recovery Plan for the district,” says LINZ Group Manager Canterbury Recovery Jeremy Barr.

“The leased area includes about 900 Crown-owned properties covering 68 hectares in Kaiapoi and The Pines Beach regeneration areas. This land will eventually be divested to the Council, and will allow for work such as surveys and infrastructure rebuild to start,” says Barr.

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How Do You Want to Access a New Reserve In Kaiapoi?

PUBLISHED AT 3 months ago (05 Jul 2017)

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The new sport and recreation reserve in the Kaiapoi East Regeneration Area is a key part of the Recovery Plan. The reserve is planned to include playing fields, sports facilities, a dog park, community BMX track, walking and cycling tracks and open space.

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Roads Are the First Priority for the Recovery Plan

PUBLISHED AT 5 months ago (11 May 2017)

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With the Minister’s approval of the Recovery Plan in December 2016 Council are keen to get started on the long-awaited roading work in the Kaiapoi East and Kaiapoi South regeneration areas.

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Recognising Waimakariri’s Community Contribution to the Recovery Plan

PUBLISHED AT 5 months ago (21 Apr 2017)

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As Waimakariri District Council gets underway with the implementation of the Recovery Plan’s top priorities, roads and infrastructure in the Kaiapoi East and South regeneration areas, it received news of national awards acknowledging the planning and community participation involved with developing the draft Waimakariri Red Zone Recovery Plan.

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Regeneration (of the land) in Kaiapoi, The Pines Beach and Kairaki

PUBLISHED AT 6 months ago (07 Apr 2017)

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We are currently working with Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) to determine how the regeneration areas in the Recovery Plan will be transferred to Council and Te Kōhaka o Tūhaitara Trust.

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