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Mayor's Message 23 April

Mayor's Message 23 April

  • April 23, 2024

I am writing this off the back of an engaging Dargaville business community event last week. My thanks to the DCDB for co-hosting this as part of our long term plan consultation. It was well attended by the Dargaville community and i enjoyed the interactions with plenty of questions and answers about our plans for the next three years. 

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Government funding boosts flood resilience

Government funding boosts flood resilience

  • October 09, 2023

Kaipara is set to benefit from $2.6 million recently announced by the Government to boost resilience and reduce the risk of major flood damage.

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Northern Wairoa River flood prevention

Northern Wairoa River flood prevention

  • August 08, 2023

An update from Kaipara District Council and Northland Regional Council.

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What matters most in Ruawai

What matters most in Ruawai

  • July 10, 2023

The Ruawai community have identified that flood protection, people, whānau, environment, cultural connection, local businesses and farming are the things they really care about.

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Ruawai stopbank trail closed

Ruawai stopbank trail closed

  • April 06, 2023

A section of the Ruawai stopbank trail will be closed to the public for repairs following the recent extreme weather event.

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Message from Mayor Craig Jepson: connecting our isolated communities

Message from Mayor Craig Jepson: connecting our isolated communities

  • February 16, 2023

We asked Mangawhare resdents to evacuate again last night as a hydrology report highlighted the risks of flooding with huge run-off further up the river combining with high tide.

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Ruawai Adaptive Pathways - Community Panel tour

Ruawai Adaptive Pathways - Community Panel tour

  • December 01, 2022

The Ruawai Community Panel gathered for the second time this year to take a guided tour of the Raupo Drainage Scheme.

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Kaipara District Council adopts Annual Report

Kaipara District Council adopts Annual Report

  • September 30, 2022

Kaipara District Council has adopted their Annual Report for 2021/2022. The report was unanimously adopted in the September meeting, the last meeting of the term for the current Council.

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Kaipara District Council confirms rates and adopts Annual Plan 2022-2023

Kaipara District Council confirms rates and adopts Annual Plan 2022-2023

  • June 30, 2022

Kaipara District Council Elected Members have unanimously adopted the Annual Plan 2022-2023, with an average general rates rise of 4.86 percent (excluding water charges, and allowing for 1 percent growth).

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Projected rates rise drops as work continues on Annual Plan

Projected rates rise drops as work continues on Annual Plan

  • May 25, 2022

Council staff brought the final draft of the Annual Plan to a briefing earlier this month, presenting recent financial statements alongside a rates increase averaging 4.86 percent.

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$3.5M released for Dargaville’s stopbanks

$3.5M released for Dargaville’s stopbanks

  • February 04, 2022

The Ministry for Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has released the $3.5M needed to protect existing stopbanks against flooding, along the western side of Wairoa River between Dargaville and Te Kopuru.

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