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From the Mayor
10 Dec 2018

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Right now, Kaikōura is on track for one of our busiest seasons yet. Bookings and cash flow look positive and construction is around the corner for many rebuild projects and for the new Sudima hotel. Yet amongst the rush to prepare homes, businesses, families and friends for the marathon that is the next few weeks of ‘silly season’, I encourage everyone to take a moment to look back at the road we’ve travelled to get here.

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Requesting a service, providing feedback or making a complaint
9 Dec 2018

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Use our new, easy online form and map to: 

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Christmas opening hours
8 Dec 2018

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 The Council office will close at midday on December 24 and reopen January 3.

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Innovative Waste Update
7 Dec 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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SNA Working Group To Re-start Early 2019
6 Dec 2018

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Work to help protect and manage Kaikōura's environment will take a step forward in early 2019 with the re-establishment of the Significant Natural Areas Working Group (SNAWG) in January. 

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Funding confirmed to repair and upgrade Memorial Hall
29 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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Drinking Water Notices
27 Nov 2018

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Drinking  Water Notice - 26 November 

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You could win $100!
22 Nov 2018

Satisfaction survey

Take our survey and go in to win $100 New World Gift Card

Each year Council surveys residents and ratepayers to find out your views on our services and on key issues affecting our community. Responses can be anonymous and the results are used to help us improve the way we work. 

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Improving parking in Kaikōura
19 Nov 2018

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

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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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