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Kāpiti Encouraged To Play It Safe At Alert Level 2

Monday, 1 March 2021, 3:55 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Playing it safe and following COVID-19 Alert Level 2 rules is the best way to keep our whānau and community safe, says Kāpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan following New Zealand’s change in alert levels yesterday. Auckland is now at Alert Level ... More >>

Green Light For The Kāpiti Gateway Centre, Te Uruhi

Friday, 26 February 2021, 6:06 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Councillors today voted seven to four to proceed with the Gateway Centre which will be built in Maclean Park, Paraparaumu Beach. Kāpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan said Councillors listened carefully to the arguments ... More >>

What Matters Most To The Community, Matters To Council As It Prepares 20-year Plan

Monday, 22 February 2021, 2:27 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Council is using responses from the community to help inform decisions as it prepares the draft Long-term Plan 2021-41 for formal consultation in April. Kāpiti Coast District Council Mayor K Gurunathan said that he is grateful to the 200 plus Kāpiti ... More >>

Council To Discuss Future Of Proposed Kāpiti Gateway Next Week

Friday, 19 February 2021, 3:56 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council will meet next week, Thursday 25 February, to discuss the future of the proposed Kāpiti Gateway. Council papers released today include background information about the project, the recently completed independent review ... More >>

COVID-19 Recovery Focus For Council’s 2021 Community Grants

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 10:57 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council’s annual Community Grant Scheme is now open for applications with this year’s focus on activities that support Kāpiti in its recovery from the impacts of COVID-19. Grants of up to $2,000 are available to support community ... More >>

Keep Up The Good Fight

Monday, 15 February 2021, 11:59 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan says the shift in COVID-19 Alert Levels shows that there is no room for complacency in the fight against the virus. “We know that this is a complicated challenge and that some kind of resurgence was likely ... More >>

Kapiti Economic Development Kotahitanga Board Fully Supports Proposed Kapiti Gateway Centre

Monday, 15 February 2021, 8:34 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

The newly established Kapiti Economic Development Kotahitanga Board has been updated on the recently completed review by PwC of the proposed Kapiti Gateway Centre. The Board fully endorses the Gateway Centre as a cornerstone project in the Kapiti Economic ... More >>

Councillors Briefed On Updated Business Model For Proposed Kāpiti Gateway Centre

Tuesday, 9 February 2021, 9:51 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

In preparation of their 25 February decision on whether to proceed with the proposed Kāpiti Gateway Centre, Councillors were updated last week on the recently-completed review by PwC of potential operating models for the facility. Kāpiti Coast District ... More >>

Free Outdoor Music Events Keep It In The Family

Friday, 5 February 2021, 3:30 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

One of three free upcoming music events at Maclean Park will be a family affair, fronted by talented father and daughter combo, Ryan Edwards and Lily Wai. The Acoustic in the Park series is part of the Kāpiti Coast District Council’s bumper line-up ... More >>

Flock Off To Be Applied At Awatea Lakes To Control Geese Population

Friday, 5 February 2021, 12:43 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is trialling the use of bird repellent Flock Off at Awatea Lakes, in Paraparaumu, in a bid to control the local Canada geese population. The number of Canada geese flocking at Awatea Lakes has steadily grown over recent ... More >>

Apply Now For First Creative Communities Scheme Grants Of 2021

Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 12:06 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Creatives and community organisations in Kāpiti have another opportunity to apply for support for Community arts activities. Applications are now open for the coming Creative Communities Scheme allocation round. Apply by 6pm, Sunday 28 February. This ... More >>

Waitangi Day Going Virtual

Friday, 29 January 2021, 11:56 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Whakarongo ki te tai e papaki ana, Listen to the sounds of the changing tides News and information was always received and disseminated on the high and low tide. - nā Wi Parata Te Kākākura. Waitangi Day 2021 marks 181 years since the signing ... More >>

Council’s Māori Economic Development Fund Supports Māori Enterprise

Tuesday, 19 January 2021, 4:26 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The 2020/21 Māori Economic Development Fund is now open to whānau, hapū, iwi and mātāwaka in Kāpiti to help develop their business or social enterprise. The grants fund was established in 2013 by the Kāpiti Coast District Council and Te ... More >>

Skills And Wellbeing Pilot Programme Gets PGF Funding To Help Youth

Monday, 11 January 2021, 2:01 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

A two-year pilot programme with a strong focus on Ōtaki rangatahi aged between 15-24 has received $995,000 from the He Poutama Rangatahi initiative, a fund managed by the Provincial Development Unit. Minister Sepuloni announced the Council-led Te ... More >>

Council Encourages Dog Owners To Look Out For Algae In Waterways

Monday, 11 January 2021, 10:05 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is advising dog-owners to keep an eye out for toxic algae in the district’s waterways as the temperature rises. That includes lagoons in parks and reserves as well as rivers and streams. Greater Wellington Regional ... More >>

Projects Showcase How Council Is Leading The Way To Reduce Construction And Demolition Waste

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 4:27 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Did you know that construction and demolition waste makes up nearly 30% of all waste sent to landfill in Kāpiti? Two Kāpiti Coast District Council projects are showcasing how construction and demolition waste can be re-used and re-cycled. The contractor ... More >>

Further Moisture Issues Identified At Te Newhanga Kāpiti Community Centre

Sunday, 20 December 2020, 1:51 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Latest air quality test results for Te Newhanga Kāpiti Community Centre suggest that the building may have deteriorated since remedial works were carried out earlier this year and the Council has engaged an engineer to carry out a further assessment ... More >>

Bumper Line Up Of Summer Events For Kāpiti

Monday, 14 December 2020, 11:37 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Locals will notice a little festive cheer popping up around the Kāpiti Coast over the coming weeks ahead of a bumper line up of summer events aimed at helping the community make the most of the district’s public spaces, facilities and services. ... More >>

Community Panel Being Set Up To Help Response To Climate Change

Friday, 11 December 2020, 1:58 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

A major step forward in responding to the impacts of climate change and sea level rise has been taken after the Kāpiti Coast District Council agreed with a recommendation to establish a Community Assessment Panel (CAP). The recommendation was made by a ... More >>

December Downpours Force Closures Across Kāpiti Roading Network

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 5:15 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is asking for patience as it works at pace to deal with issues throughout its roading network following weeks of wet weather. “Our network has taken an absolute hammering, particularly after last night’s downpour. ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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