Hibiscus and Bays Local Board

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What we propose in your local board area in 2021/2022

We will:

  • continue our support for local community groups, especially those working with youth development, family support and helping to build resilience among the most vulnerable in our community
  • fund environmental groups such as Restore Hibiscus and Bays, and other initiatives in schools and neighbourhoods to help our communities look after our environment
  • improve our economic wellbeing by actively working with our Business Improvement Districts, Business Associations and event organisers to create a stronger local economy.

Key areas of spend

Illustration of a palm tree in front of a marae; a rugby ball flying through the air; a child on a swing; a rubbish bin, a maunga, trees and stormwater pipe; a crane on a building site - all depicting council services and local board areas of spend.

Community services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $16.8 million

Capital spend 2021/2022: $5 million

Environmental services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $288,000

Planning services

$497,000

Governance

Operating spend 2021/2022: $1 million

Key advocacy initiatives for 2021-2031

We will advocate to the Governing Body:

  • for funding and delivery of the next phase of the Ōrewa Beach Esplanade Enhancement Project
  • for equitable regional funding for local arts, culture, and community centres
  • to allocate sufficient funding to ensure that the Regional Land Transport Plan can continue to fund the Local Board Transport Capital Fund, the Community Safety Fund and the Glenvar / East Coast roads improvements project.

What do you think?

See section six of the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 Supporting Information document for more information about the priorities for your local area.

What we propose in your local board area in 2021/2022

We will:

  • continue our support for local community groups, especially those working with youth development, family support and helping to build resilience among the most vulnerable in our community
  • fund environmental groups such as Restore Hibiscus and Bays, and other initiatives in schools and neighbourhoods to help our communities look after our environment
  • improve our economic wellbeing by actively working with our Business Improvement Districts, Business Associations and event organisers to create a stronger local economy.

Key areas of spend

Illustration of a palm tree in front of a marae; a rugby ball flying through the air; a child on a swing; a rubbish bin, a maunga, trees and stormwater pipe; a crane on a building site - all depicting council services and local board areas of spend.

Community services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $16.8 million

Capital spend 2021/2022: $5 million

Environmental services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $288,000

Planning services

$497,000

Governance

Operating spend 2021/2022: $1 million

Key advocacy initiatives for 2021-2031

We will advocate to the Governing Body:

  • for funding and delivery of the next phase of the Ōrewa Beach Esplanade Enhancement Project
  • for equitable regional funding for local arts, culture, and community centres
  • to allocate sufficient funding to ensure that the Regional Land Transport Plan can continue to fund the Local Board Transport Capital Fund, the Community Safety Fund and the Glenvar / East Coast roads improvements project.

What do you think?

See section six of the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 Supporting Information document for more information about the priorities for your local area.

Page last updated: 22 March 2021, 14:10