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Council meetings for the week beginning 6 September 2021

Tuesday August 31 2021

What's coming up at Council next week

Most meetings are also available to watch online.

Hearing by Commissioners

Due to the central Government decision to remain at Alert Level 4 for New Zealand, the Chairperson of the hearings panel on the proposed KiwiRail Freight Hub has adjourned the hearing until further notice.

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If we are in Level 3 or 4 the committee meeting will be cancelled and urgent business sent directly to Council meetings.

Planning and Strategy

To be held by audio visual links only.

The committee meets at 9am on Wednesday 8 September. 

Items on the agenda include:

  • Annual Section 10A Dog Control Act 1966 Report
  • Draft Support & Funding Policy – approval for Consultation
  • Draft Stormwater Bylaw – Approval for Consultation
  • Council Work Schedule – September 2021

Manawatū District/Palmerston North City Joint Strategic Planning

To be held by audio visual links only

The committee meets at 1pm on Thursday 9 September.

Agenda items include:

  • Central Economic Development Agency Annual Monitoring Indicators, summary report on the June 21 Manawatū Regional Quarterly Economic Monitor and Major Developments Report

Extraordinary Council

Notice is given that an extraordinary meeting of the Council will be held at 9am on Wednesday 15 September 2021.

Agenda items include:

  • Decision on the Best Practicable Option (BPO) for our future wastewater treatment

Due to uncertainty of Covid 19 NZ Alert Levels meetings may be held by audio visual links only, or in person depending on the NZ Alert Level at the time.  Please check  for up-to-date notification.   If held in person, the meeting will take place in the Council the Council Chamber, 1st floor, Civic Administration Building, Te Marae o Hine, 32 The Square, Palmerston North.