Manurewa Local Board

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

We will:

  • fund youth and community groups to lead initiatives that deliver vibrant, multicultural arts, events and festivals, strengthen community and cultural connections, deliver placemaking activities and improve wellbeing
  • partner with mana whenua and mataawaka (Māori living in Tāmaki Makaurau) on cultural storytelling and participation in local planning and delivery of economic benefits
  • renew more play spaces that build the play network, ensuring children of different ages and abilities are challenged, and families have comfortable and accessible places to spend time at
  • work with our sports and recreation partners to progress works at War Memorial Park, Netball Manurewa, Gallaher Park, Totara Park
  • support initiatives that improve our environment, clean our waterways and prepare our diverse communities for disasters and climate change
  • support the expansion of the Manurewa Business Improvement District.

Key advocacy initiatives for 2021-2031

We will advocate to the Governing Body for:

  • retention of funding in the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 to progress work at War Memorial Park to be completed in stages that include sports field improvements, floodlighting and a multi-purpose community facility
  • reinstatement of the Local Board Transport Capital Fund to pre-Emergency Budget levels
  • funding in the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 to create a community recycling centre in Manurewa, plus a recycling centre and a resource recovery park for the south in partnership with other local boards.

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: $16.2 million

Capital spend 2021/2022: $2.5 million

Environmental services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $107,000

Planning services

Operating spend: $1.1 million

Governance

Operating spend 2021/2022: $1.2 million

Boundary expansion of Business Improvement District (BID)

The Manurewa Business Association is proposing to expand the boundary of the Manurewa Business Improvement District (BID) in our local board area.

If the BID boundary expansion is successful, the Manurewa Business Association membership will also increase, and the BID targeted rate will increase from $157,000 to $315,000 as of 1 July 2021.

What do you think?

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

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

We will:

  • fund youth and community groups to lead initiatives that deliver vibrant, multicultural arts, events and festivals, strengthen community and cultural connections, deliver placemaking activities and improve wellbeing
  • partner with mana whenua and mataawaka (Māori living in Tāmaki Makaurau) on cultural storytelling and participation in local planning and delivery of economic benefits
  • renew more play spaces that build the play network, ensuring children of different ages and abilities are challenged, and families have comfortable and accessible places to spend time at
  • work with our sports and recreation partners to progress works at War Memorial Park, Netball Manurewa, Gallaher Park, Totara Park
  • support initiatives that improve our environment, clean our waterways and prepare our diverse communities for disasters and climate change
  • support the expansion of the Manurewa Business Improvement District.

Key advocacy initiatives for 2021-2031

We will advocate to the Governing Body for:

  • retention of funding in the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 to progress work at War Memorial Park to be completed in stages that include sports field improvements, floodlighting and a multi-purpose community facility
  • reinstatement of the Local Board Transport Capital Fund to pre-Emergency Budget levels
  • funding in the 10-year Budget 2021-2031 to create a community recycling centre in Manurewa, plus a recycling centre and a resource recovery park for the south in partnership with other local boards.

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: $16.2 million

Capital spend 2021/2022: $2.5 million

Environmental services

Operating spend 2021/2022: $107,000

Planning services

Operating spend: $1.1 million

Governance

Operating spend 2021/2022: $1.2 million

Boundary expansion of Business Improvement District (BID)

The Manurewa Business Association is proposing to expand the boundary of the Manurewa Business Improvement District (BID) in our local board area.

If the BID boundary expansion is successful, the Manurewa Business Association membership will also increase, and the BID targeted rate will increase from $157,000 to $315,000 as of 1 July 2021.

What do you think?

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

Page last updated: 22 March 2021, 14:09