Media releases

Water company rejected

19 December 2017

A single council-owned company to manage water, wastewater and stormwater services is off the table. At today's meeting, Waipa District Council rejected a recommendation to form a non-asset owning company alongside Hamilton City Council.

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Waipa moves to Water Alert Level 3

18 December 2017

Water use in Waipa district has hit a record high for December, prompting a move to Water Alert Level 3 - effective immediately. Last week, Waipa residents used a record breaking 60 million litres of water over a two day period.
Water Alert Level Three means a complete ban of sprinklers for Waipa residents. Hand held hosing is still allowed. 

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Reports

Shared Waters Management Company Proposal

Published: Dec, 2017

This report informs the outcome of joint consultation and seeks a recommendation to establish a Shared Waters Management Company.

Download: Shared Waters Management Company Proposal (19.5MB)

Shared Waters Management Company Consultation

Published: Oct, 2017

This report seeks approval for public consultation on a Shared Waters Management Company to be undertaken in collaboration with Hamilton City Council.

Download: Shared Waters Management Company Consultation (624KB)

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