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Council Confirms Annual Plan And Reduced Rating Level Increase For 2020/21

Friday, 26 June 2020, 5:07 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council confirmed that its 2020/2021 rates increase would be an average 3.97% at a Council meeting around its annual plan today. The decision was made by Council after careful consideration of the impact COVID-19 and will be achieved ... More >>

Kaipara District Council Announces Wood Street Revitalisation Funds

Friday, 26 June 2020, 7:10 am | Kaipara District Council

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has awarded funds to Kaipara District Council for the next stage in the Wood Street revitalisation project. The funds are part of the Innovating Streets programme and pilot fund, which supports councils to deliver more ... More >>

Kaipara District Council Announces Final Wharves Feasibility Study&Programme Business Case Approval

Friday, 29 May 2020, 6:32 pm | Kaipara District Council

Approval from MBIE on the Kaipara Water Transport Network and Wharves Feasibility Study and Programme Business Case means the Council can embark on the next stage of the project. The finalisation and approval of the Feasibility Study and Programme ... More >>

Council Offers Support For Businesses

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 12:21 pm | Kaipara District Council

  Kaipara businesses that have been struggling as a result of Covid-19 could benefit from a $640,000 support fund approved by Kaipara District Council today. Sue Davidson, General Manager of Sustainable Growth and Investment, says the Council ... More >>

The Big Dry Still Affecting Kaipara

Thursday, 21 May 2020, 1:24 pm | Kaipara District Council

Treat water like gold is the advice given by Waters and Waste Manager Donnick Mugusto from Kaipara District Council. Donnick and his team have been monitoring water levels across Kaipara, and says they are still critically low, even though we’ve had some ... More >>

Free Online Talk On Productive Land Use

Monday, 18 May 2020, 2:34 pm | Kaipara District Council

An online talk hosted by the Kaipara District Council will present valuable opportunities for the district’s landowners, and other businesses related to the horticulture industry. Increasing food production in Kaipara – Understand the research , is ... More >>

Support Package For Kaipara Businesses

Thursday, 30 April 2020, 8:55 am | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council is proposing an $675,000 support package for Kaipara businesses and community groups who are struggling in the wake of the COVID-19 lockdown. Council is now seeking feedback from the community before adopting the package after the ... More >>

Council Meeting Will Confirm 2020-2021 Annual Plan

Saturday, 18 April 2020, 7:11 am | Kaipara District Council

Elected Members from Kaipara District Council will make decisions relating to their response to Covid-19 at their upcoming meeting on 29 April. The agenda will include introducing a support package, as well as a range of options around rates for next ... More >>

Kaipara District Business Operations

Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 12:47 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council has been continuing its work to help support residents through the COVID-19 pandemic. Mayor Dr Jason Smith says he has heard from many people who are finding it tough and that the Council is going the extra mile to provide ... More >>

Expressions of interest in Mangawhai community housing open

Friday, 1 November 2019, 5:20 pm | Kaipara District Council

Kaipara District Council is calling for expressions of interest from community housing providers (CHPs) to take over providing community housing in Mangawhai. More >>

Recount confirms election result for Dargaville

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 4:03 pm | Kaipara District Council

A recount of election results for the second seat to represent Dargaville Ward on Kaipara District Council has confirmed Karen Joyce-Paki as councillor. More >>

New Council welcomed with powhiri

Friday, 25 October 2019, 2:16 pm | Kaipara District Council

The newly-elected mayor and councillors of Kaipara District were welcomed with a powhiri at the inaugural Council meeting in Dargaville this morning. More >>

Deputy Mayor selected for Kaipara District Council

Monday, 21 October 2019, 5:14 pm | Kaipara District Council

Re-elected Kaipara District Council Mayor Dr Jason Smith announced Councillor Anna Curnow as his deputy mayor for the new council’s three-year term today. More >>

Final election results for Kaipara District

Friday, 18 October 2019, 9:21 am | Kaipara District Council

Final election results have overturned the preliminary results for the Dargaville Ward, with Karen Joyce-Paki overtaking Brian John McEwing to secure the second seat alongside Eryn Wilson-Collins. More >>

Preliminary local election results for Kaipara District

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 12:37 pm | Kaipara District Council

With special votes still to process, the final results from Saturday’s local election will be announced on Thursday 17 October, followed by the official declaration on Monday 21 October. More >>

Think now to save water later

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 11:58 am | Kaipara District Council

Low rain fall over winter has resulted in the lowering ground water levels and early predictions are for continued lower than average rainfall for the early part of the summer. This may result in a repeat of water shortage issues in the Mangawhai area ... More >>

Blessing kicks off Tomarata Bridge repairs

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 10:02 am | Kaipara District Council

Work is underway to repair the Tomarata/Insley Street Bridge in Mangawhai, with the blessing of Te Uri O Hau. More >>

Annual Report 2018/19 highlights growth and investment

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 5:02 pm | Kaipara District Council

Investment and increased growth in Kaipara are two of the highlights in Kaipara District Council’s 2018/19 Annual Report, which was adopted by Council at its meeting today. More >>

Council signs funding agreement from PGF

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 3:11 pm | Kaipara District Council

In February 2019 at Otamatea Marae the Prime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, with the support of Minister Shane Jones, announced funding from the PGF to increase resources to support regional economic growth for the Kaipara region. More >>

Independent report into resource consent process

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 12:24 pm | Kaipara District Council

An independent report conducted by Burnette O’Connor from Barker & Associates was part of the Council agenda today (SUBS: Thursday 29 August 2019). The report was a result of a Notice of Motion at an earlier Council meeting, undertaking an independent ... More >>