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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.
Council’s Contractor, ARC Projects, has discovered asbestos within the road
reserve in Kaiapoi South.
Contractors discovered the
asbestos in the eastern end of Wyber Place, and in parts of Courtenay Drive and
Charters Street while work was beginning on the installation of a new gravity
sewer main as part of the Kaiapoi South earthquake recovery works.
It has been identified as
commonly used ‘Chrysotile’ and ‘Amosite’ asbestos and was predominantly utilised
in roofs, ceilings, walls and floors of buildings.
There is no evidence to
suggest that the asbestos is within private property. ARC Projects have
engaged specialist expertise to safely remove and dispose of the asbestos.
Council’s Manager Utilities
and Roading Gerard Cleary says “We believe the asbestos poses no risk to public
safety, and our contractors have secured the area. Once further testing is
completed, and a remediation plan prepared, an update will be provided on the
Find out more about removal
and disposal of asbestos.
Contact: Manager Utilities and Roading Gerard Cleary
Phone: 0800 965 468