Issue No. 51 - 25 May 2002
Planning documents to be debated next week
Councillors this week heard community views on a variety of issues relating to the Council's annual planning documents.
More than 60 individuals and organisations presented their submissions at a Strategy Committee special meeting held over three days.
Next week the Committee will consider a further 178 submissions, made in writing or by telephone, before debating the issues raised by the submissions. The 10-Year, Annual and Service Management Plans will then be adopted, subject to any changes made during the Council's deliberations.
Deliberations on the draft plans will continue at 9am on Tuesday, May 28, with consideration of the written submissions. The meeting is scheduled to continue on Wednesday and Thursday.
Members of the public are invited to attend the meeting to hear the Council's debate. It will be held in the Council Chamber on the first floor of the Guyton Street municipal building, starting at 9am each day.
Have Your Say on the Urban Landscape Policy
You are invited to make comment and have input to the Urban Landscape Policy that has been prepared for the Wanganui District.
The Urban Landscape Policy includes:
Copies of the Urban Landscape Policy and also copies of the report of the relevant Council meeting are available to the public at the Customer Services Desk, Municipal Building, 101 Guyton Street and at the Library, Queens Park, Wanganui.
You are invited to put your comments in writing, to be received by 4.00pm on Friday, 31 May 2002, addressed to:
The following arrangements will be observed by the Council on Queen's Birthday Observance Day.
Municipal Office Building
Whanganui Regional Museum
After hours services are listed in the telephone directory under 'Wanganui District Council'.
Next Week's Council Meetings
Strategy - 2002/03 Annual Plan (9am)
Council - Special - Adoption of 2002/03 Annual
The meetings will be held in the Council Chamber, Municipal Office Building, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui.
Agendas are available at the Customer Services Desk, Municipal Office
Building, 101 Guyton Street, Wanganui and the Wanganui District Library
two working days prior to the meeting.
The Council welcomes members of the public to attend its meetings.