Kapiti Coast District Council - Latest News [Page 2]

Safety Improvements For Rimu Road On The Way

Tuesday, 13 April 2021, 9:48 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Work to make the intersection of Rimu Road and Iver Trask Place in Paraparaumu safer by adding a controlled pedestrian crossing gets underway next week, reports Kāpiti Coast District Council. Sean Mallon, Council’s Group Manager Infrastructure Services, ... More >>

Kāpiti Gets Tsunami Ready

Friday, 9 April 2021, 2:15 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

The recent national tsunami warning on 5 March was a timely reminder for all New Zealanders that you can never be too prepared for an emergency. Knowing your tsunami evacuation zone and the fastest route to safety is the best way to be prepared should ... More >>

Council Calling For Feedback To Help Secure Kāpiti’s Future

Wednesday, 7 April 2021, 4:18 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is calling for feedback on its draft Long-term Plan. Consultation will run from 7 April to 10 May. The draft Long-term Plan lays out the mahi Council intends to do over the next 20 years. It details the planned activities, ... More >>

Work Underway On Refreshed Growth Strategy For Kāpiti

Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 5:18 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Work is underway on a refreshed growth strategy for the Kāpiti Coast to plan for an estimated 30,000 new residents over the next 30 years, significantly higher growth than previous forecasts. Kāpiti Coast District Council’s existing strategy for ... More >>

What Lurks Beneath? On The Hunt For Slow Water Leaks

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 11:21 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council is about to shine a light on its underground waterpipe network in Ōtaki – a thermal imaging light that detects leaks, that is. Undetected slow leaks can waste huge volumes of water and cause extensive damage that is both ... More >>

Funding Available For Events With A Distinct Kāpiti Flavour

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 10:19 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

  The Major Events Fund, a key action of the Kāpiti Coast District Council’s Economic Development Strategy, is now open for applications. The contestable fund supports major events that bring economic benefits to the district by attracting ... More >>

Grants Support Local Māori Businesses To Grow

Monday, 29 March 2021, 10:28 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Five organisations have received support from the Māori Economic Development Grants fund to develop their services and products. The $60,000 contestable grants fund was established in 2013 by the Kāpiti Coast District Council and Te Whakaminenga ... More >>

Updated Beach Bylaw To Strengthen Safety

Friday, 26 March 2021, 9:21 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Changes to how our beaches are managed will come into effect on 1 June 2021 following the adoption of the 2021 Kapiti Coast District Council Beach Bylaw yesterday. Kāpiti District Mayor K Gurunathan says the changes are aimed at making the beach safer ... More >>

Council To Consult Community On 20-year Plan

Thursday, 25 March 2021, 3:45 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council will consult the community next month on its draft Long-term Plan 2021-41, this includes a proposed 7.8 percent average rates increase for the 2021/22 year. In making the decision to adopt the consultation document, ... More >>

Council To Discuss Draft Long-Term Plan Next Week

Friday, 19 March 2021, 5:26 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Councillors will meet next Thursday, 25 March, to discuss the Council’s draft Long-term Plan 2021-41. The draft Long-term Plan lays out the mahi Council intends to do over the next 20 years. It details the planned activities, ... More >>

Te Newhanga Kāpiti Community Centre To Close, Rebuild Prioritised In Draft Long Term Plan

Friday, 19 March 2021, 9:28 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council announced today that Te Newhanga Kāpiti Community Centre will not reopen for community bookings and programmes, with the building closing due to ongoing weather-tightness issues. Group Manager People and Partnerships Janice ... More >>

Kāpiti Embraces Parks Week Events

Tuesday, 16 March 2021, 9:16 am | Kapiti Coast District Council

As the finale to a bumper line-up of Summer events, this year’s Parks Week offerings proved even more popular than last year, highlighting just how important getting off the couch and into open spaces is for our wellbeing. Parks Week is an annual ... More >>

Conservation Heritage Sites In Kāpiti Protected By Council Funding

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 2:39 pm | Kapiti Coast District Council

Sites of historic and natural significance stretching across the district are among 11 projects granted financial assistance from the latest Kāpiti Coast District Council Heritage Fund. The Heritage Fund supports landowners and the Kāpiti Coast community ... More >>

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 >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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