Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 


New look for St Heliers beach foreshore

AUCKLAND CITY COUNCIL

MEDIA RELEASE

25 September 2006


New look for St Heliers beach foreshore

Members of the public are invited to two open days on the upcoming St Heliers foreshore reserve upgrade to learn more about the new look planned for the beach foreshore.

The open days will be held at the Tamaki Ex-Services Association Hall, corner Turua Street and Polygon Road on Saturday 30 September, 2pm-4pm and Monday 2 October, 5pm-7pm.

Following on from the success of the Kohimarama beach esplanade reserve redevelopment completed last March, Auckland City is planning a similar makeover for St Heliers.

“The Kohimarama foreshore redevelopment has significantly enhanced the local beachfront and has made an already popular site even more appealing,” says project manager, Lorenzo Canal. “People using the boardwalks feel more protected from passing traffic and a closer link to the coastal environment.”

“By attending an open day members of the public will have an opportunity to look at the proposed foreshore designs and tell us what they think,” said Mr Canal.

If people are unable to attend one of the open days, the design information will be displayed at the St Heliers public library, 32 St Heliers Bay Road, from Tuesday 3 October.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines

 

Breed Laws Don’t Work: Vets On New National Dog Control Plan

It is pleasing therefore to see Louise Upston Associate Minister for Local Government calling for a comprehensive solution... However, relying on breed specific laws to manage dog aggression will not work. More>>

ALSO:

Corrections Corrected: Supreme Court Rules On Release Dates

Corrections has always followed the lawful rulings of the Court in its calculation of sentence release dates. On four previous occasions, the Court of Appeal had upheld Corrections’ practices in calculating pre-sentence detention. More>>

ALSO:

Not Waiting On Select Committee: Green Party Releases Medically-Assisted Dying Policy

“Adults with a terminal illness should have the right to choose a medically assisted death,” Green Party health spokesperson Kevin Hague said. “The Green Party does not support extending assisted dying to people who aren't terminally ill because we can’t be confident that this won't further marginalise the lives of people with disabilities." More>>

ALSO:

General Election Review: Changes To Electoral Act Introduced

More effective systems in polling places and earlier counting of advanced votes are on their way through proposed changes to our electoral laws, Justice Minister Amy Adams says. More>>

Gordon Campbell: On Our Posturing At The UN

In New York, Key basically took an old May 2 Washington Post article written by Barack Obama, recycled it back to the Americans, and still scored headlines here at home… We’ve had a double serving of this kind of comfort food. More>>

ALSO:

Treaty Settlements: Bills Delayed As NZ First Pulls Support

Ngāruahine, Te Atiawa and Taranaki are reeling today as they learnt that the third and final readings of each Iwi’s Historical Treaty Settlement Bills scheduled for this Friday, have been put in jeopardy by the actions of NZ First. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The Damage De-Regulation Is Doing To Fisheries And Education, Plus Kate Tempest

Our faith in the benign workings of the market – and of the light-handed regulation that goes with it – has had a body count. Back in 1992, the free market friendly Health Safety and Employment Act gutted the labour inspectorate and turned forestry, mining and other workplace sites into death traps, long before the Pike River disaster. More>>

Get More From Scoop

 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Regional
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news