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Public meeting on Council community plan

Public meeting on Council community plan

A second public meeting on the Christchurch City Council’s draft community plan is being held at the Council’s Beckenham Service Centre, 66 Colombo Street, on Wednesday 21 April from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

Attendees will be able to collect a copy of the plan, listen to a presentation of its key contents, and ask questions.

The public has until Thursday 6 May to comment on the draft of Our Community Plan Christchurch O-Tautahi.

Printed copies of Our Community Plan Christchurch O-Tautahi are now available from City Council services centres, Christchurch City Libraries network, Our City O-Tautahi and from the main Civic Offices at 163-173 Tuam Street. The draft community plan and submission forms are also available electronically, through the CCC website at http://www.ccc.govt.nz/ourcommunityplan

The City Council will meet to adopt the final community plan on 30 June.

Background

Under the Local Government Act 2002, all Councils are required to produce a ten-year Long Term Council Community Plan (LTCCP). It must include a set of outcomes, which describe what sort of community Christchurch wants to be, and list the activities that the Council will undertake to contribute towards achieving those outcomes. This year’s Our Community Plan Christchurch O-Tautahi is Christchurch City Council’s first response to the Act’s requirement.

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