Issue No. 5 - 7th July 2001
Council plans finalised
The Council's planning documents for 2001/02 will be available next week.
Following a series of special planning meetings in May and June, the Council made a number of amendments to the draft plans. The plans are:
The plans are available free of charge. You can get your copy by:
Ordering through the publications section of our web site www.wanganui.govt.nz.
Request for proposals - recycling service
Proposals are invited to market, organise and provide a recycling service to Wanganui residents, which is sustainable, economical and demonstrable to the community. The current service contract is primarily for a weekly kerbside collection of recyclable refuse products.
The Council is keen to consider any form of recycling service that meets its waste strategy.
Documents are available from the Wanganui District Council Help Desk, 101 Guyton Street, PO Box 637, Wanganui, between the hours of 8.00am and 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.
Proposals, which close at 4.00pm on Tuesday, 24 July 2001, must be placed in the Tenders Box at the Help Desk, or posted to:
The Tenders Box
Proposals shall be enclosed in a sealed envelope marked on the outside with "Proposal for Recycling Service" and endorsed with the proposer's name and address.
The Council reserves the right not to accept any one or more, or all of the Proposals, or the Alternative Proposals.
Road closure: Brunswick Road
The public is advised that Brunswick Road, between Sewell Road and Weka Street, will be closed adjacent to No. 1552 Brunswick Road. The road will be closed for up to four hours on one day during the period Friday, 6 July 2001 to Monday, 9 July 2001 between the hours of 8.30am - 5.00pm.
The road will be closed to enable the placement of pre-cast culvert units in the streambed adjacent to the roadway. The timing of the closure will be dependent on the weather, water flows and the contractor's progress.
Signs will be erected and detours posted.
Any inconvenience to the public is regretted.
Notice of temporary road closure to vehicular traffic
[Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965]
The Wanganui Car Club, for the purpose of a hill climb event, will close Tokomaru East Road from the bottom of the hill to 1.8km to the top on Sunday, 8 July 2001 from 10am until 5pm.
During the closure, provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic which would otherwise use Tokomaru East Road.
It will be an offence, under the above regulations, for any person, otherwise
than under authority of an authorised permit, to use the road for ordinary vehicular
traffic during the period of closure.