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Plan Change 11

The purpose of Proposed Plan Change 11 and Variation 11A is to review the Institutional Zone section and related aspects of the Transportation section of the District Plan.

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Intent of Proposed Plan Change 11 and Variation 11A

The intent of Proposed Plan Change 11 and Variation 11A is to review the Institutional Zone and relevant aspects of the Transportation section of the District Plan, as part of the on-going Sectional District Plan Review.

Proposed Plan Change 11 and Variation 11A can be summarised as:

The proposed Plan Change and Variation seek to promote a stronger focus on urban design and landscaping, a simplification of the building height and setback provisions, a reduction in parking requirements and the ability to establish Community Facilities and Activities and Institutional Zone Office Activities, within the Institutional Zone.

Rezoning of Mana Tamariki School from Institutional Zone to Residential Zone, and land at the Massey University Turitea Campus from Rural Zone to Institutional Zone are also proposed.

Further Submissions

Proposed Plan Change 11 and Proposed Variation 11A  was publicly notified on 29 August, 2013 and submissions closed on 1 October, 2013.  Eight submissions were received.  The Palmerston North City Council called for further submissions in support of, or in opposition to, the original submissions lodged to Proposed Plan Change 11 and Proposed Variation 11A on 17 October 2013, submissions closed 1 November 2013.  One submission was received.

Enquiries

Enquiries about Proposed Plan Change 11 and Variation 11A can be made to Michael Duindam, phone (06) 356 8199 or email: michael.duindam@pncc.govt.nz 

Hearing

A hearing was held on 12 March 2014.  View Agenda. Tabled information at the hearing is available below.

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