All kerbside collections will run on standard days over ANZAC weekend, including the Monday collection in Twizel. The Saturday collection at the Albury Hall will not be available on ANZAC day, Saturday 25 April.
The Resource Recovery Parks in Twizel and Fairlie will be closed on ANZAC day, Saturday 25th April. All Resource Recovery Parks will return to standard opening hours from Sunday 26th, including the Twizel site being open on Monday 27th.
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As a follow up to the outage that occurred on Thursday 9 April 2015 that affected Fairlie and surrounding areas, Transpower are intending to carry out essential replacement of the transformer at the Albury Substation between 9.00am and 6.00pm Sunday 12 April 2015.
The Rules Reduction Taskforce was recently appointed by the Minister of Local Government. The Taskforce represents a drive for positive change. Its job is to listen to concerns about regulations which frustrate property owners and those who use property and make recommendations to the Government.
Lets help get rid of loopy rules. The Governments Rules Reduction Taskforce is coming to our district so lets let them know what is getting under our skin! Have a look at the below letter from Jacqui Dean to see how you can have your say. The Taskforce will be at Tekapo and Fairlie on 22 April 2015.
Effective until further notice
Twizel Water Restrictions - 7 April 2015
NO watering of lawns.
Gardens can be watered for a maximum of one hour per day between the hours of 7pm and 8am. This applies whether your street number is odd or even.
This notice will be updated when conditions ease and the river level improves.
Mackenzie District Council
The committees refresh process for the Upper Waitaki and Lower Waitaki South Coastal Canterbury Water Zone Committees is now underway. If you are interested in joining either of these committees more infomation is available at http://ecan.govt.nz/…/canter…/comm-engage/Pages/Default.aspx
Notice is hereby given that Pursuant to the provisions of Section 22.2 of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977, the following fire seasons are in force from midnight WEDNESDAY 25 MARCH 2015 until further notice.
MACKENZIE BASIN/HAKATARAMEA VALLEY/RANGITATA GORGE
LIFTING OF TOTAL FIRE BAN TO RESTRICTED FIRE SEASON
The Public are advised that in order to underdake work on the Long Gully Bridge (Rutherford Road, Albury) it will be necessary to detour road traffic through the adjacent ford. It is therefore suggested road user vehicles be capable of 4WD during this time.
Date of the detour - Monday 9 March 2015 for approximately 3-4 weeks.
We suggest that if possible you use an alternative route and avoid the work area during this period.
The new Food Act - what does it mean for businesses
In a few days time the Food Bill which was passed by Parliament this week will become the Food Act 2014. The new Act intends to make it easier and less costly for many food businesses, while ensuring the food produced is safe.
RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ACT 1991
RESOURCE CONSENT APPLICATION (RM140051)
Notification is given that the Mackenzie District Council has received an application for a resource consent from:
B Rae C/- Land Services Group Ltd, PO Box 611, Timaru
The application is for a subdivision consent to subdivide Section 18 Tekapo Village into two allotments. In the Residential 1 Zone the minimum lot size for front lots is 400m2 (net area) and 500m2 (net area) for rear lots. The application proposes the following allotments: Lot 1 – 352m2 and Lot 2 – 548m2 (467m2 net area). The status of the application is non-complying.
Location: The site is located at 14 Allan Street, Lake Tekapo.
Road closure of unnamed and unformed roads off Braemar Road, Lake Tekapo.