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Work Starts On Kaiwaka Footbridges

Thursday, 13 January 2022, 5:38 pm | Kaipara District Council

  A small gathering, a prayer and a blessing to keep workers safe marked the start of the work on-site for the Kaiwaka footbridges. Two footbridges are to be installed at Kaiwaka, with the support of PGF funding from Kānoa – Regional ... More >>

Dawn Blessing Opens The Pahi Wharf Upgrade

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 5:12 pm | Kaipara District Council

Construction for the Pahi wharf upgrade ended as it began months ago, with the sky lighting up slowly on the people gathered together. Voices joined in karakia and waiata, led by kaumatua Hone Martin and representatives of Te Uri o Hau swirled around ... More >>

Balancing Demand For Mangawhai Wastewater

Thursday, 16 December 2021, 10:59 am | Kaipara District Council

A new balance tank and inlet works are to be installed at the Mangawhai wastewater treatment plant to expand the existing hydraulic capacity during the peak summer periods. The new module will expand the intake capacity of the plant, operating as ... More >>

Adaptive Pathways Planning Pilot Location Decided

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 5:49 pm | Kaipara District Council

Ruawai Township Kaipara District Council has confirmed that the Ruawai area will be the first location for the community adaptation planning, adaptive pathways process at its meeting on 15 December. This work is part of Council’s climate change work ... More >>

Kaipara District Council Appoints Iwi Relations Team

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 8:32 am | Kaipara District Council

Iwi Liaison Manager Jack Rudolph and Māori Advisor Missy Hokai joined the Council on 1 November, to strengthen a Te Ao Māori capability and viewpoint across the organisation. Hokianga-raised, Jack says there’s a sense of returning home after many years living ... More >>

Seeds Sown For Kaipara Water Demonstration Sites

Friday, 3 December 2021, 3:36 pm | Kaipara District Council

Visitors to the Kaipara Water demonstration sites will spot the beginnings of green growth starting to peek through the soil. Planting days on both sites last week saw a diverse range of crop seeds carefully bedded into the ground. Results are already ... More >>

Climate Change Action Plan Released

Wednesday, 17 November 2021, 2:56 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District’s coastline winds from the wild West Coast Ripiro Beach into the impressive Kaipara Harbour and over to the beautiful Mangawhai Estuary and scenic East Coast. The coast borders some of Aotearoa’s most fertile land and skirts significant ... More >>

Climate Change Action Plan Released

Wednesday, 17 November 2021, 1:44 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District’s coastline winds from the wild West Coast Ripiro Beach into the impressive Kaipara Harbour and over to the beautiful Mangawhai Estuary and scenic East Coast. The coast borders some of Aotearoa’s most fertile land and skirts significant ... More >>

New Cross-Council Drought Management Plan Released

Thursday, 11 November 2021, 4:45 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council (KDC) has worked with other Northland Councils on a Drought Management Plan (DMP) to create a consistent drought classification system and approach. The DMP aligns the use of water use restriction levels to those used within the Whangarei ... More >>

Poutō Wharf Construction To Start In 2022

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 3:34 pm | Kaipara District Council

Construction work for the new Poutō wharf will begin in 2022. The work is part of Kaipara KickStart, an umbrella programme led by Kaipara District Council and funded by Kānoa – Regional Economic Development & Investment Unit. The construction ... More >>

Waipoua River Road Works Set To Start

Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 1:16 pm | Kaipara District Council

An onsite blessing will be held by Te Roroa on Friday 12 November to mark the start of construction on the $1.8m Waipoua River Road project. Kaipara District Council Project Delivery Manager Jo Reid says the project will support Waipoua Forest management, ... More >>

Kaipara District To Have A Say On Pahi Norfolk Pines

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 12:04 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara communities are to have a say on whether the Norfolk Pines in Pahi should remain protected or whether they can be removed, as part of the District Plan review process. A petition to have the trees removed was brought to Council by the Pahi ... More >>

Council Requests Three Waters Update From Government

Friday, 1 October 2021, 12:55 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council has agreed, at its September meeting, that a letter be sent to the Minister for Local Government highlighting some key areas of concern around the proposed Three Waters Review. A draft of the letter was presented to the ... More >>

Kaipara District Council Sets It’s Baseline Goal For Reducing Emmissions.

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 3:11 pm | Kaipara District Council

Council is playing its part, helping lead the way, and supporting our communities to lower emissions and grow Kaipara’s resilience in a changing climate. At the September Meeting Council took a major step forward by adopting two greenhouse gas ... More >>

Dog Incidents Decreasing In Kaipara District

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 10:26 am | Kaipara District Council

Animal management services continue to improve since the Kaipara District Council brought them back inhouse. The Council’s annual Animal Management Report for 2020-2021 identifies a 7.4% decrease in requests for service and a 24% decrease ... More >>

Audit Report Supports Plans

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 1:53 pm | Kaipara District Council

It’s ‘steady as she goes’ for Kaipara District Council after Deloitte reported their 2021-2031 Long Term Plan (LTP) provides a ‘reasonable basis for accountability to the community’. Acting as independent auditors to the Council they completed ... More >>

New Chair For Kaipara District Council Audit, Risk And Finance Committee

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 1:49 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council has welcomed Philip Jones as the independent chair of their Audit, Risk and Finance Committee. Audit and risk committees provide guidance and advice to elected members, typically on the council's financial reporting, risk management, ... More >>

New Chairperson sought for Audit, Risk and Finance Committee

Wednesday, 18 August 2021, 12:49 pm | Kaipara District Council

Geoff Copstick has resigned his role as the Chairperson of Kaipara District Councils’ Audit, Risk and Finance Committee. More >>

Support For Arts In Kaipara

Monday, 12 July 2021, 4:25 pm | Kaipara District Council

Dargaville Sign Blessing. Kaipara District Council has been awarded a grant from the Creative New Zealand Local Government Arts Fund to develop an Arts, Culture and Heritage Strategy. The strategy will be developed over the next year, supported by ... More >>

Infrastructure Renewal Projects Roll Out Across District

Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 10:51 am | Kaipara District Council

Nine infrastructure renewal projects are being rolled out across Kaipara District this year. The work has been funded as part of the Three Waters Reform process, after Kaipara District Council signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in August 2020. ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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