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From the Mayor
3 Apr 2019

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Mayor Gray to step down

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Roads, footpaths and bridges
1 Apr 2019

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As work continues to improve the quality and efficiency of Council services, significant improvements are being made to how Council manages Kaikoura's roads, footpaths and bridges network. 

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Environmental matters
17 Mar 2019

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Kaikōura is home to a community that cares for the environment and works hard to protect and enhance it. Since the 1990s Council has incorporated these values through various programmers and initiatives including Earthcheck accreditation and Zero Waste.

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Safe swimming sites
8 Feb 2019

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The Land Air Water Aotearoa site has great info whether the following beaches are safe to swim - Kahutara, Peketa Beach, Armers, Gooches, South Bay Parade, Lyell Creek lagoon and Mangamaunu Surf Beach (meatworks). The results of these summer tests are published and updated weekly.

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Economic Development Update
4 Feb 2019

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Council is now providing free access to economic analysis and forecasts through an Infometrics service.

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Community meeting Thursday 24th January
28 Jan 2019


Check out the facts, figures and a copy of the presentation from the community meeting from Thursday 24 January.

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Funding to consult on the future of camping at Kiwa Road
25 Jan 2019

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Council has received $35,650 of funding to work with the community to investigate solutions for managing freedom camping in the coastal area along Kiwa Road.

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Innovative Waste Update
22 Jan 2019

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Updates from Innovative Waste (IWK) our resource recovery and waste centre.

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Council and Library opening hours to change to meet customers’ needs
16 Jan 2019

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Starting Monday 4 February 2019, Kaikōura District Council and Kaikōura District Library will both be slightly changing their opening hours. The changes will bring Council and Library opening hours in line with Ecan and the Museum and should better suit our community as well as helping  ensure staff safety. 

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