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Council on Stand-by to Respond to Rising Waters

Council on Stand-by to Respond to Rising Waters

Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is aware that rising waters are threatening to cut-off Ohura and flood parts of Ohakune.

RDC is liaising with partner response agencies and has dispatched extra staff to monitor the situation. Council contractors have been put on stand-by.

Residents in affected areas are asked to listen to local radio and check the RDC website for official announcements.

The RDC Emergency Operating Centre (EOC) has not yet been activated.

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