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Kapiti Coast District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Council Opts To Re-open Ōtaki Gorge Rd At Blue Bluff

Friday, 10 May 2024, 2:36 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor Janet Holborow says the Ōtaki Forks area and Tararua Forest Park is a taonga that has provided opportunities for recreation, education, fun, adventure, peace and much more over a very long time. It’s also on the Te ... More >>

Kāpiti Welcomes Artist For Stunning New Mural

Monday, 6 May 2024, 1:12 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Work on a new mural that celebrates the Kāpiti Coast’s ecology and the waka that travelled on its waters has started in Raumati Beach. More >>

Kāpiti Good Sorts And Community Awards Are Open For Nominations

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 4:52 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The Kāpiti Good Sorts Awards celebrates individuals who show community spirit through leadership, compassion, and action, while the Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards recognise community groups that help make Kāpiti a great place to live, work More >>

Encouraging Chatter That Matters

Monday, 29 April 2024, 4:57 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

In partnership with Coastlands Shopping Town, Kāpiti Coast District Council has installed our district’s first Chatterbox seat in the western plaza of the new Paraparaumu Transport Hub. Chatterbox seats aim to normalise a culture of chat. More >>

Kāpiti Youth Are Encouraged To ThinkBIG

Friday, 26 April 2024, 4:33 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 ThinkBIG grants help young people aged between 13 and 24 turn their big ideas into reality. Grants ... More >>

Council To Support New Kāpiti Training Pathway

Friday, 26 April 2024, 12:37 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor Janet Holborow says Council has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Mills Albert to support the Pathways programme. More >>

Council Calls For Climate Action Grant Applications

Wednesday, 24 April 2024, 10:55 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is calling for applications for the second and final year of its climate action grants. Council has $100,000 to distribute between successful projects, which will be able to apply for up to $20,000 each. More >>

Council Creating Temporary Pop-up Space In Waikanae

Monday, 22 April 2024, 2:12 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

A temporary pop-up space for businesses and community activities is being created on a Waikanae Main Road property owned by Kapiti Coast District Council. More >>

Responsibility For Old SH1 Transferred To Kāpiti Coast District Council

Monday, 22 April 2024, 2:11 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) Waka Kotahi has today handed over responsibility for the old State Highway 1 (SH1) between Poplar Avenue (Raumati) and Peka Peka to the Kāpiti Coast District Council. More >>

Rainbows Now A Sign Of Pride In Paekākāriki

Friday, 12 April 2024, 12:59 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Mayor Janet Holborow said the new signs create a splash of colour and vibrancy, reflecting the character of the village. More >>

New Speed Limits Coming To Kāpiti School Zones

Friday, 12 April 2024, 12:52 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Installation of new 30km/h variable speed limit signs will begin in April and will be turned on as they go up. More >>

Community Grants Open For Applications

Saturday, 6 April 2024, 5:05 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

The grants support community-based projects, programmes, and events that provide positive social outcomes for people living in Kāpiti. More >>

Historic Paraparaumu North Beach Tree Reaches The End Of Its Life

Saturday, 6 April 2024, 5:02 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

The century-old macrocarpa in the Arapawaiti Cemetery Reserve has reached the end of its natural life and now poses a safety risk to people and property. More >>

Kāpiti Coast District Council Responds To Māori Wards Announcement

Friday, 5 April 2024, 5:01 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Council is considering the implications of local government minister Simeon Brown’s announcement around a proposed Bill to restore binding polls on Māori ward decisions for Kāpiti Coast District Council’s current representation review. More >>

Paraparaumu Transport Hub Now Part Open

Thursday, 4 April 2024, 12:28 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

“Paraparaumu used to be a town split in two by a busy highway, but the new transport hub design puts people first, rather than prioritising through-traffic,” said Mayor Holborow. More >>

Council Consults On Bold Proposals To Reduce Debt

Friday, 29 March 2024, 5:43 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

28 March Kāpiti Coast District Council released its Long-term Plan consultation document today and is seeking community feedback on bold proposals to actively reduce debt and build resilience without compromising services. The consultation document ... More >>

Council Commits To Join Local Water Done Well Regional Kōrero

Thursday, 28 March 2024, 3:43 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council has agreed to collaborate with other councils in the Wellington region to explore options for a joint water services delivery plan. Mayor Janet Holborow says working together to explore opportunities to secure a sustainable ... More >>

Council To Consider Consultation Document For Long-term Plan

Friday, 22 March 2024, 6:00 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is to consider a draft consultation document for its Long-term Plan 2024-34 on Thursday (28 March). If adopted, formal consultation on the Long-term Plan (LTP) will start that day. Mayor Janet Holborow said this was ... More >>

Tuatara A Loss But Business Potential Remains

Friday, 22 March 2024, 10:30 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

In the wake of news that one of Wellington’s oldest craft breweries will leave Kāpiti later this year to join the Brewtown hub, Kāpiti Coast Mayor Janet Holborow says she is optimistic about the district’s growing business potential. Mayor Holborow ... More >>

Council Calls For Feedback On New Health Strategy

Monday, 18 March 2024, 5:26 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The Kāpiti Coast District Council is seeking feedback on its new health strategy, with consultation open until 20 April. The proposed health strategy will strengthen Council’s existing public health responsibilities as well as determine areas of ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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