If you need assistance, you can continue to phone the Waikato Welfare Call Centre on 0800 800 405. This helpline is open 9am-5pm, seven days a week. A new Northern Emergency Operating Centre has been set up this week to provide a combined civil defence response as the country moves into Alert Level 2. The… Read More Emergency Response Teams Combine to continue to offer support to those in need.
The Matangi Community Committee will meet in the Recreation Centre, Matangi School at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday 26 May, 2020. All welcome consistent with the Covid 19 level regulations at that time. Please email any items you may have for our Agenda to firstname.lastname@example.org Kitty Burton, secretary, 0273411906
6 May 2020 Waikato District Council today took a significant step toward strengthening the Maaori voice in its decision making by approving the appointment of two Maangai Maaori (Voice of Maaori) positions to its three major Council Committees.Maxine Moana-Tuwhangai (Waikato), an experienced governor, former Waikato Tainui tribal authority chairperson, independent hearings commissioner, NZ Order of… Read More Maangai Maaori appointments made by Waikato District Council
Who/ what are the Seven Sisters? The Seven Sisters are the row of houses of the same design opposite Matangi School that were built for workers coming to work in the “Glaxo” building at the Matangi Factory which opened in 1919. You can read more here: https://matangilink.nz/about/ 2. What year was the centenary of Matangi… Read More Quiz 1 Answers
The Matangi Drainage Board advises as follows: “The district spraying programme will begin on May 4 subject to the weather. The spraying contractor will not be contacting landowners. The contractor is a single person operator registration No. 1276. Enquiries to either the contractor on 021933324 or the Drainage Board on 07 8295624.”
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Wonderful to see and hear the commemorations throughout the area.
As many people are out enjoying the local spaces with some time to linger we thought it might be a good time to highlight some points and items of interest via a quiz or two. Answers will be provided next week. Who/ what are the Seven Sisters? What year was the centenary of Matangi Primary… Read More Quiz time 1
Residents awaiting progress on the Proposed District Plan hearings for Waikato District Council may be interested to hear that they have continued during Lockdown 4 by video conferencing using Zoom. More details here: https://www.waikatodistrict.govt.nz/news/media-releases/article/2020/04/16/proposed-waikato-district-plan-hearings-continue-despite-lockdown
Do you know the names of any food delivery services currently operating in our area that could support the Waikato Civil Defence and Emergency Management plan to provide services to people in need. I have received the following request from Council staff today “Today’s priority is to contact ALL FOOD PROVIDERS and gather the following… Read More Emergency Supply Providers