50 days ago

Council Meetings this week

The Team from Kāpiti Coast District Council

Mōrena Kāpiti, Tune in today, Wednesday and Thursday for the livestream of our Council meetings. 🎥

Tuesday, 9am–4pm – Public hearing of the 2021 Representation Review

Wednesday 20 October

⏰ 9am–12 midday – Public hearing of the 2021 Representation Review

⏰1.30–4pm – Workshop – Representation Review

Thursday 21 October, 9.30am – Strategy & Operations Committee Meeting.

If you wish to participate in public speaking time at Thursday's meeting, you'll need to email democracy.services@kapiticoast.govt.nz by 12 midday, Wednesday 20 October (the day before the meeting).

Watch the livestream at www.kapiticoast.govt.nz...

More messages from your neighbours
10 hours ago

Way Back Wednesday

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

This should not be too hard! Who is this?

2 days ago

Library Restrictions Inequitable

Marie from Waikanae

I was surprised to be asked for my vaccine pass at the local library this weekend. I would have thought public libraries were exempt, along with supermarkets pharmacies etc. They are public spaces afterall, which ratepayers, vaccinated or not, contribute to.
While I appreciate the wishes of Council to keep staff safe, in reality the risk posed by a library visit is low. With over 92% vaccinated in the region, measures such as a limit on numbers, masks, screens and distancing will serve to reduce risk. Im curious what the rationale was for this decision. (Though no doubt if I ask, it will be treated as an OIR request and I'll have to wait until next year for a response). It seems like a step too far to me. What do others think?

1 day ago

And the rain keeps coming

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

It looks like we are going to get more bad weather today. MetService has a heavy rain watch for Kāpiti and Horowhenua in place until 6pm on Tuesday and a heavy rain warning for the Tararua ranges for the same period