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From the Mayor
11 Nov 2018

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Two years ago our district was left shaken by the magnitude 7.8 earthquake and its' aftershocks. From physical changes like the uplift of the land and changes to rivers and waterways, to people changes as Kaikōura welcomed many new residents both short and long term, to economic changes with businesses encountering new challenges and spotting new opportunities, the last two years has changed Kaikōura .

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Two years on
9 Nov 2018

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November 14th marks two years since the 7.8 magnitude earthquake and there are many events going on across Kaikōura this month.Some events are planned specifically to mark the anniversary, mark milestones or share information about the impact of the earthquake, others are Kaikōura regulars.

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Council Receives Lotteries Funding to Repair and Upgrade Memorial Hall
9 Nov 2018

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Kaikōura District Council is ecstatic about that news that it has been granted $750,000 from Lotteries’ Environment and Heritage fund for repairs and upgrades to Memorial Hall. The hall suffered damage in the 2016 earthquake and requires approximately $1.5million worth of repairs and upgrades to meet code requirements and allow wider use by the community.

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Innovative Waste Update
8 Nov 2018

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What's going on at Innovative Waste (IWK) this year. General updates for our recycling station.

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Apply for your building consent online
8 Nov 2018

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Customers can now sign up and apply for their building consent online.

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Community Facilities Rebuild Update - November 2018
8 Nov 2018

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Council looks after a number of buildings/facilities that were damaged in the 2016 earthquake. Work is ongoing with the community to ensure that these facilities are weather tight and safe to use. This page contains the latest available information about the repair/rebuild of the following:

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Improving parking in Kaikōura
8 Nov 2018

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Council is on a journey to improve parking throughout the district.

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Changes to the Food Act
2 Nov 2018

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The Food Act 2014 came into force 1 March 2016 and takes a new approach to managing food safety. If you have a food service or retail business and your food control plan (FCP) was registered prior to 1 March 2016, you will need to apply to register under the Food Act 2014 by 30 November 2018. Attend a presentation on 6 November to find out more. 

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Rates: General Revaluation Results available
2 Nov 2018

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Over September and October 2018 Quotable Value completed a revaluation of all properties in the district. 

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Rebuild Update - November 2018
2 Nov 2018

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Council’s horizontal infrastructure rebuild covers our roads, bridges, and water and sewer networks. The target date for the completion of the rebuild is June 2020.

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