Articles from 2013

Articles, reports and content from the Manuherikia Catchment Water Strategy Group in 2013...

Article posted on 11/06/2013

Clarification from ORC on Water Quality Works 2013/2014 Year

The Otago Regional Council’s Matt Hickey has released the following information in regards to proposed monitoring which could be used for the Feasibility Study.

Article posted on 09/05/2013

Manuherikia Catchment Request for Proposal – Released

Open: Thursday 9th May 2013

Close: Friday 14th June 2013 at 3pm

Following community-wide consultation by the MCWSG, a Community Proposition has been developed.  It builds a consensus on rural water use in the catchment, and will be used as a basis for continued engagement with the community throughout the length of the project.

Please feel free to look over the document by clicking on the link below:

Article posted on 01/05/2013

Community Proposition Launch

We are proud to announce that the Community Proposition has been launched. Thank you to everyone that took the time to come along last night to witness the unveiling of this document.

A special thank you to  Mayor Tony Lepper, Allan Kane, Kevin Steel,  and Peter Bodeker who all spoke about the positive contribution the proposition will provide for the “going forward” of the project.

This document is designed to build a consensus on rural water use in the Manuherikia and Ida Valleys and is the outcome of community-wide consultation undertaken by the Manuherikia Catchment Water Strategy Group. Described as a “touchstone” document, it is a statement of intent for the development of rural water resources in these Valleys.

It is not a legal or statutory document and its purpose is not to compromise, conflict with, diminish, replace or remove the need to comply with other legal requirements, agreements, community plans, applicable Acts, regulations and bylaws. It is intended to be complementary with them.

Read the full Community Proposition below.


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