Well done Matangi on a great turnout last night to meet with Waikato District Councillors and Staff to discuss the Matangi Blueprint. Feedback on local area and districtwide Blueprints can be entered here: https://www.waikatodistrict.govt.nz/your-council/plans-policies-and-bylaws/plans/blueprints/local-area-blueprint-feedback. All residents are welcome to participate as individuals or on behalf of a group.
As previously advised the Matangi Blueprint discussion will be held 30th June, 7 p.m. at Matangi School. In addition to the Blueprint document on the Council website https://matangiforum.files.wordpress.com/2020/06/waikato-blueprint-report-matangi.pdf we have received this progress to date report for discussion on Tuesday.
Councillors Janet Gibb, Aksel Bech and Rob McGuire will be here with District Council staff to discuss the future of our area with you. Get the details here : https://matangilink.nz/2020/06/18/blueprint-discussion-30-june/
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.
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
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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