The Council is aware of growing
interest in the community about the water quality, habitat and ecology and
appearance and amenity provided by the Kaiapoi River and its tributaries.
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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
The Council has a range of community buildings available for hire for recreational activities, events, meetings and private functions.
The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 60 with limited means.
You can share your views about the Council's plans and projects by making a submission.
The Waimakariri District Council is one of the largest employers in the Waimakariri District and has become an employer of choice.
These include a growing interest
in the opportunities for recreation and amenity improvements for those fishing,
boating and walking in and around the river, as well as concerns
about navigation access and safety for vessels using the River.
The Working Party has developed a
number of proposals for which it is now seeking community feedback. These are summarised as follows:
Public feedback on these
proposals will be summarised and presented to the Kaiapoi-Tuahiwi Community
Board, Environment Canterbury and the Waimakariri District Council.
These bodies will use this feedback to determine
a pathway forward. The feedback will
also assist the two Councils to consider the future funding that would be needed
to implement the projects that are supported by the community.