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Kāpiti Economy “Mover And Shaker” In Wellington Region But Challenges Maintaining Momentum Ahead

Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 2:43 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

With growth above national and regional averages, the Kāpiti Coast economy is a mover and shaker, but maintaining that growth will be a challenge, says Brad Olsen, Principal Economist at Infometrics, ahead of his Economic Health Check presentation ... More >>

Māori Economic Development Fund To Boost Burgeoning Businesses

Monday, 16 May 2022, 11:00 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Three up-and-coming local Māori businesses have been selected as recipients of the 2021/22Māori Economic Development Fund. The contestable grants fund was established in 2013 by the Kāpiti Coast District Council and Te Whakaminenga o Kāpiti to support ... More >>

Council Stepping Up In Housing Space With Needs Assessment And Adoption Of Strategy

Friday, 13 May 2022, 1:44 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The Kāpiti Coast District Council yesterday accepted two reports on the real housing need in the Kāpiti Coast and adopted a strategy to help address the district’s widespread housing stress. The two reports, ' Not just a house, a life – Understanding ... More >>

Building Containing Asbestos To Be Demolished

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 10:00 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is demolishing the old BP building along State Highway 59 just past the Paekākāriki Hill Road intersection due to asbestos and being at the end of its economic life. Mike Mendonca, Acting Group Manager Place and Space ... More >>

Council Supports Progress On Te Uruhi

Friday, 6 May 2022, 10:54 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Following a detailed briefing this week, Kāpiti Coast District Councillors expressed their continued support for Te Uruhi, the biosecurity and visitor centre planned for Maclean Park, Paraparaumu Beach. Councillors heard about the next level of design ... More >>

Council Says New Sea Level Data Shows Importance Of Planning For Change

Monday, 2 May 2022, 4:47 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

New national sea-level rise data released today shows the importance of communities planning for coastal changes and supports the science behind the Council’s Takutai Kāpiti coastal adaptation project, says Kāpiti Coast District Council project manager ... More >>

Council Consults On Package Of Draft District Plan Changes

Wednesday, 20 April 2022, 3:20 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is consulting on a package of draft District Plan changes to update some road classifications in Paraparaumu, better protect indigenous biodiversity, align local and national election signage rules, and correctly zone ... More >>

Council Sticking To The Long-term Plan As It Prepares For The Year Ahead

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 2:57 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The Kāpiti Coast District Council is sticking to the district’s Long-term Plan 2021-41 (LTP) Our plan for securing our future – Toitū Kāpiti as it prepares the Annual Plan and sets rates for 2022/23. Council is intending to make only minor ... More >>

Move To Orange Welcome Relief For Kāpiti Hospitality Venues

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 4:49 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Tonight’s move to the Orange traffic light setting will be welcome relief for Kāpiti hospitality venues that have been suffering as a result of restrictions on numbers and social distancing requirements says Kāpiti Coast Mayor K Gurunathan. ... More >>

Positive Three Waters Outcomes A Must For Kāpiti

Friday, 8 April 2022, 11:47 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District councillors stand firm in their commitment to achieve positive three waters outcomes for the Kāpiti Coast community, irrespective of what the future holds under the Government’s proposed Three Water Reform. Mayor K Gurunathan says ... More >>

Creative Communities Scheme Recipients Announced

Friday, 8 April 2022, 9:51 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

The Kāpiti Coast District Council Grants Allocation Committee has awarded the Creative Communities Scheme funds to 22 applicants across a wide range of arts projects. The scheme helps artists and community organisations establish and implement local art ... More >>

Community Grants Applications Now Open

Thursday, 7 April 2022, 4:45 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council has Community Grants funding available to support community-based projects, programmes and events that contribute to achieving positive social outcomes for people living in the Kāpiti Coast District. The grants are for ... More >>

Kāpiti Mayor Welcomes Local Representation Decision

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 6:23 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan has welcomed the boost to ‘grassroots democracy’ he sees in the Local Government Commission’s just-released decision on the district’s local democratic settings. The Commission has released its final ... More >>

Report To Tell District-wide Housing Story

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 3:40 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

A draft report on the real housing need on the Kāpiti Coast was presented to Elected Members and Iwi representatives at a Council workshop yesterday. The draft report summarises the in-depth qualitative, quantitative, and iwi-led research conducted ... More >>

ThinkBIG Grant Applications Now Open

Monday, 4 April 2022, 12:03 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Youth Council has funding available through its ThinkBIG grants and is partnering with the Kāpiti Coast District Council to administer the funding. The fund was established to help young people drive positive change in their communities and support them ... More >>

Council Publishes Growth Strategy For Next 30 Years

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 5:20 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council Has Published Its Growth Strategy, Te Tupu Pai – Growing Well. It Provides A Vision And Road Map For How The District Will Grow Sustainably Over The Next 30 Years Through Encouraging Well-planned Development In The District. ... More >>

Kāpiti Welcomes TG And Safer, More Resilient Transport

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 7:25 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan welcomes the opening of Transmission Gully and its new name Te Ara Nui o Te Rangihaeata, gifted at its opening ceremony by Ngāti Toa. Mayor Gurunathan says as the public takes to the road for the first time today ... More >>

Council Removes Vaccine Pass Requirement For Kāpiti Coast Residents

Wednesday, 30 March 2022, 10:05 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council has today confirmed that the requirement to show a Vaccine Pass on entry to its community facilities will be removed from 11.59pm, Monday 4 April. Chief Executive Wayne Maxwell says this wasn’t a decision that ... More >>

Strategy To Protect And Enhance Our Open Spaces Adopted

Monday, 28 March 2022, 9:37 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

A new Open Space Strategy for Kāpiti sets in place a vision for protecting and enhancing the district’s awesome network of parks and reserves, urban space and pathways for the next 30 years. The Kāpiti Coast Open Space Strategy was formally ... More >>

Council To Consult On Draft Intensification Plan Change

Friday, 25 March 2022, 1:31 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is to consult on a draft District Plan change which is needed to meet new Government requirements to allow property owners to build up to three homes of up to three stories on most residential sites. The plan change ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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