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The following public notices were recently published by Bay of Plenty Regional Council.

Type of notice Published on Detail
Public Notice 13/10/2017 Komiti Māori October 2017

Pānui mō te hui a te Komiti Māori

“Kia kotahi te hoe o te waka”
‘Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā’

He pānui tēnei mō te hui a Te Komiti Māori o Toi Moana mō ngā take a te iwi Māori i roto i te
rohe. Nau mai, haere mai.

Wāhi: Waiteti Marae, 30 Waiteti Road, Ngōngōtahā.
Te rā: Rātū, 10 Whiringa-ā-nuku
Whakaeke: 9.30 i te ata

Menā he pātai āu, waea mai ki a Kataraina Belshaw i 0800 884 881 Ext 9323

Komiti Māori Meeting
“Kia kotahi te hoe o te waka”
(Let the paddles stroke in unison)

Notice is given that a meeting of the Komiti Māori will be held on Tuesday 10th October
2017 at Waiteti Marae, 30 Waiteti Road, Ngōngōtahā starting at 9.30 am with a pōwhiri.

All Komiti Māori meetings are open to the public. For any queries, please contact Kataraina
Belshaw, Strategic Engagement Manager on phone 0800 884 881 ext 9323.

Mary-Anne Macleod
Chief Executive

Public Notice 13/10/2017 Committee Meetings October 2017

NOTICE OF MEETINGS

A Public Excluded Meeting of the Bay of Plenty Regional Council will meet at 9:00am on Tuesday 3 October 2017 in CMR1, Bay of Plenty Regional Council, 5 Quay Street, Whakatane.

Please note: the public will be excluded from this meeting for the following Grounds & Reasons:

Grounds

That the public conduct of the whole or the relevant part of the proceedings of the meeting would be likely to result in the disclosure of information for which good reason for withholding would exist.

Reasons

Maintain legal professional privilege.

The Regional Direction & Delivery Committee will meet at 9:30am on Thursday 26 October 2017 in Mauao Rooms, Bay of Plenty Regional Council, 87 First Avenue, Tauranga.

All meetings of Council and its committees are open to the public except where the provisions of Section 48 of the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987 apply.


Mary-Anne Macleod
Chief Executive

Resource Management Act 1991 10/10/2017 Council Decisions on Submissions to Proposed Change 3 (Rangitaiki River)

Bay of Plenty Regional Council has made its decisions on submissions to Proposed Change 3 (Rangitāiki River) to the Bay of Plenty Regional Policy Statement. From Tuesday 17 October 2017 Proposed Change 3 is amended in accordance with those decisions.

The documents and further information relating to Council’s decisions can be viewed on-line at www.boprc.govt.nz/change3 and between 8.30 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday, at Bay of Plenty Regional Council offices at:

• 5 Quay Street, Whakatāne
• 1125 Arawa Street, Rotorua
• 6 Rata Street, Mt Maunganui
• 87 First Avenue, Tauranga

and from the Whakatāne, Kawerau and Taupō District Council offices and public libraries in these areas.

To obtain a copy of the decision documents please contact Marie Radford, Planning Coordinator, by phone toll-free on 0800 884 880 or email marie.radford@boprc.govt.nz.

Only those people who were submitters or further submitters to the plan change may lodge an appeal with the Environment Cour

Mary-Anne Macleod
Chief Executive

Notified Consent Application 5/10/2017 Resource Consent Application Number RM17-0507: AL and BJ Newsom Family Trust

Resource Management Act 1991

The following application for resource consent has been received by Bay of Plenty Regional Council. 

The application documents, including an assessment of environmental effects, can be viewed at Bay of Plenty Regional Council, 87 First Ave, Tauranga during normal office hours or on our website (www.bopbrc.govt.nz).  A copy of the application can be requested from the Regulatory Coordinators Team at Bay of Plenty Regional Council phone 0800 884 880.

Applicant's address for service

 Application Number RM17-0507 AL and BJ Newsom Family Trust. The applicant’s address is 619A Esdaile Road, RD 8, Tauranga 3180.

Nature of Application

The Applicant has applied for resource consents to take surface water from the Waipapa River for the purposes of a micro-hydro electricity generation scheme, and to undertake associated works in the bed of the river.

The location of the activity is 619A Esdaile Road, Tauranga 3180, which is approximately 7.5 kilometres west of Te Puna.

The activity involves installing above ground pipes on the applicant’s side of the river to divert water through a generator prior to returning the water to the river bed.  The intake channel will be located at the top of a small waterfall, and the return point will be below the waterfall and approximately 30 to 60 metres from the intake.

The proposed take from the river is 78 litres per second, and 6,739 cubic metres per day.  A take of 78 litres per second is expected to divert 50 percent of the estimated summer low flow of 155 litres per second.

For a copy of the advert, application documents and submission form please click here.

Location

The legal description of the site is Lot 5 DP372163, BLK IX AONGATETE SD and the site is located at or about map reference NZMS NZTM 1862726.73E, 5823975.87N.

Submissions

Any person may make a submission on the application by sending a written submission to Bay of Plenty Reginal Council at PO Box 364, Whakatāne, facsimile 0800 884 882, telephone 0800 884 880, no later than 5.00 p.m. on Monday, 6th November 2017.

The submission must be dated, signed by you and include:

1          Your name, postal address, telephone number and facsimile number (if applicable).

2          Details of the application, including location.

3          Whether you support or oppose the application.

4          Your reasons for the submission.

5          The decision you wish the Regional Council to make.

6          Whether you wish to be heard in support of your submission.

A submission template can be downloaded from our website www.boprc.govt.nz or submission forms are available from our offices.

A copy of your submission must also be served on the applicant at the address given, as soon as reasonably practicable. 

Dated at Whakatane this 6th October 2017.

Mary-Anne Macleod

Chief Executive

Notified Consent Application 5/10/2017 Consent Application RM 16-0068 Donald Rodee

Resource Management Act 1991

The following application for resource consent has been received by Bay of Plenty Regional Council.

The application documents, including an assessment of environmental effects, can be viewed at Bay of Plenty Regional Council, 87 First Avenue, Tauranga during normal office hours or on our website (www.boprc.govt.nz). A copy can be requested from the Regulatory Coordination Team of Bay of Plenty Regional Council phone 0800 884 880.

Applicant's address for service

Application number RM16-0068 Donald Rodee. The applicant’s postal address is 419 Matahui Road, RD 4, Katikati.

Nature of Application

The applicant, Donald Rodee has applied for resource consents to establish a series of eight breakwater structures totalling 350 metres in length. This includes the placement of fill and planting of the foreshore behind the breakwater structures, resulting in reclamation of approximately 6-10 metres of the foreshore.

Details of activities applied for:

  1. Reclaim land in the foreshore as a result of filling works behind the nearshore breakwater;
  2. Erect, use and maintain a breakwater structure in, on, under and over the foreshore and seabed of the Coastal Marine Area;
  3. Disturb the foreshore as a result of excavation and filling works, and the deposition of material including indigenous vegetation on the foreshore, to construct a nearshore breakwater;
  4. Occupy space in the Coastal Marine Area with a nearshore breakwater structure; and
  5. Temporary discharge of sediment laden stormwater to the Coastal Marine Area to construct a nearshore breakwater.

Location

The legal description of the site is: Allot 19 Te Mania Parish (the portion of site in private land) and also in the Coastal Marine Area. The site is located at or about map reference NZTM: 1862275 5837149.

Submissions

Any person may make a submission on the application by sending a written submission to Bay of Plenty Regional Council at PO Box 364, Whakatāne, facsimile 0800 884 882, telephone 0800 884 880, no later than 5.00 p.m. on Thursday 19 October 2017.

The submission must be dated, signed by you and include:

  1. Your name, postal address, telephone number and facsimile number (if applicable);
  2. Details of the application, including location;
  3. Whether you support or oppose the application;
  4. Your reasons for the submission;
  5. The decision you wish the Regional Council to make; and
  6. Whether you wish to be heard in support of your submission.

A submission template can be downloaded from our website www.boprc.govt.nz or submission forms are available from our offices.

A copy of your submission must also be served on the applicant at the address given, as soon as reasonably practicable.

Dated at Whakatane this 21 September 2017

Mary-Anne MacLeod
Chief Executive

Pest control 5/10/2017 Putauaki Possum and Rat Control 2017

 

2017 10 06 Putauaki Pest Control Map

From 15 October 2017, Bay of Plenty Regional Council will be applying Pindone cereal pellets and encapsulated pellets (Feratox) containing cyanide to bait stations on indigenous forest areas on Te Maunga O Putauaki (south side only) to control possums and rats. Additional bait will be applied during March April 2018.

Pindone is a medium sized blue/green cereal pellet. Potassium cyanide (Feratox) is a small, green, pea-sized hard pellet. These pesticides are poisonous to human and domestic animals.

Always remember:

  • Do not touch bait
  • Watch children at all times
  • Do not eat animals taken from this area or pigs or deer from the buffer zone of 2 km outside the operational area boundaries
  • Do not allow dogs access to animal carcases

Observe these rules whenever you see warning notices placed at public access ways in the above described areas. For further information call Bay of Plenty

Regional Council, David Paine on 0800 884 880.

Mary-Anne Macleod

Chief Executive

Pest control 28/09/2017 Onekawa Te Mawhai Regional Park and Ohiwa Domain Pest Animal Control Operation

October 2017

Please be aware that the Bay of Plenty Regional Council, in partnership with the Ohiwa Care Group and Opotiki District Council intends to undertake rodent and

possum control within the Onekawa Te Mawhai Regional Park and neighbouring Ohiwa Domain. The operation will commence on or around October 6 and is expected to last until November 30.

Bait stations will be filled with Pindone pellets. Pindone pellets are blue/green in colour, cylindrical in shape and approximately 2cm long.

Warning signs will be placed at public access points. Please observe all signage if entering the treatment areas.

For your safety:

  • Do not touch bait
  • Deadly to dogs
  • Watch children at all times
  • Do not eat animals taken from this area
  • Do not allow dog’s access to animal carcases

For more information contact Tim Senior, BOPRC 0800 884 880 or Wayne O’Keefe, Indigenous Landscape 021 023 85608

Mary-Anne Macleod
Chief Executive

Public Notice 1/09/2017 Committee Meetings September 2017

Notice of Meetings

The Bay of Plenty Regional Council, will meet at 9.30 am on Tuesday 26 September
2017, in Mauao Rooms, Bay of Plenty Regional Council, 87 First Avenue, Tauranga.

The Rangitāiki River Forum will meet at 9.30 am on Friday 29 September 2017 in
Council Chambers, Whakatāne District Council, Commerce Street, Whakatane.

All meetings of Council and its committees are open to the public except where the
provisions of Section 48 of the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
apply.

Mary-Anne Macleod
Chief Executive