Do you need assistence with transport to get out and about? – WDC has a susidised service coming to our area

Find out more and register your interest here: http://ow.ly/VIOQ50GFHA3 Waikato District Council If an illness, disability or pain prevents you from getting out and about, our friends at Total Mobility can help. Launching in Tamahere, Newstead, Tauwhare and Matangi areas soon, we will provide registered users a 50 per cent discount on certain transport options… Read More Do you need assistence with transport to get out and about? – WDC has a susidised service coming to our area

NEWS FROM YOUR WAIKATO DISTRICT COUNCILLOR – 25 SEPTEMBER 2021

Council met via Zoom on 9th, 10th of September to consider submissions to the 2021 Representation Review Final Proposal.  228 submissions were received on the initial proposal before the closing date.  24 submitters indicated their support of the initial proposal  164 submitters indicated they do not support the initial proposal  27… Read More NEWS FROM YOUR WAIKATO DISTRICT COUNCILLOR – 25 SEPTEMBER 2021

Council seeking feedback on new Bylaw about moving Livestock on Roads. Submissions close 29 October

Council previously had a Livestock Movement Bylaw 2011 which has now expired and is therefore no longer enforceable. Within rural areas of the Waikato District, livestock are moved using roads as part of the everyday operations of some farms. This activity has the potential to affect the safety of road users and the surface of… Read More Council seeking feedback on new Bylaw about moving Livestock on Roads. Submissions close 29 October

What will your options be at the next Council elections? Time to have your say.

Submissions in response to council’s proposed electorate and Ward system for the next Local Government elections close at 5 p.m. on Friday August 20. When the Matangi Community Committee met last Tuesday evening the proposed Reshape was discussed and those present resolved to submit in opposition to Council’s proposal to place Matangi within a Hamilton… Read More What will your options be at the next Council elections? Time to have your say.

Reshape Waikato Public discussion, Eureka Hall, 7pm, Friday 6 August.

Sue Edmonds has organised a public meeting for Friday Night at the Eureka Hall. All Welcome. The proposed Waikato District Council Ward boundaries make quite a difference to the current situation in which the Eureka and Tamahere Wards represent this corner of the District. The proposed plan joins the local communities/wards to larger areas in… Read More Reshape Waikato Public discussion, Eureka Hall, 7pm, Friday 6 August.

What do you think of these changes to the Council Wards?

Consultation has begun on the proposed changes to the electoral wards for the Waikato District Council. For people in our area the change proposed is to create a Hamilton fringe ward to combine Newcastle and Tamahere wards with some additional communities, including Matangi Village which is currently in the Eureka Ward. Because of the high… Read More What do you think of these changes to the Council Wards?

Finding Matangi

https://www.google.com/maps/search/matangi+village/@-37.8005508,175.3577261,13z/data=!3m1!4b1 It has been a disappointment and frustration for some residents over several years that many maps did not recognise Matangi as a location or a community. With the help of Waikato District Council and Fire and Emergency changes have been made and have now also been approved and implemented by Google which will show… Read More Finding Matangi