Plains Ward Projects

CLOSED for written feedback

Hey Plains, here’s a snapshot of some things planned in your ward:‎

ProjectDescriptionWhenHow much
Kerepehi raw water mainReplacement of the Kerepehi raw water main with consideration for growth and future proofing for climate change.2022/23$2.35m
Manganese treatment for Hauraki Plains water supplyTo address issues with water from the Waihou River a robust treatment process needs to be developed. Phase one consists of monitoring the issue, with phase two being design and construction.2022/23$6.75m
Training lights at Hugh Hayward domainJoint funding to install new overhead flood lights at the domain.2023/24$100,000 (joint funding)
Pump track at Hugh Hayward domainJoint funding towards the installation of a pump track (BMX) at the domain.2025/26$75,000 (joint funding)
Western Plains stopbank reconstructionProject to raise the existing stopbanks to maintain the existing flood protection level of service.2021/22 – 2022/23$700,000
2025/26 – 2026/27$450,000
New toilet in PatetongaA proposed new toilet facility to cater to the demand of passing travellers.2021/22$100,000
New entry ramp at the Ngatea poolInstallation of a new accessibility ramp into the Ngatea pool.2022/23$150,000
Ngatea library and service centre developmentDevelopment of a combined service centre and library facility in Ngatea at the existing site.2021/22$1.3m
Adult fitness equipment at Hugh Hayward domainJoint funding towards the installation of new adult fitness equipment in the domain.2025/26$20,000 (joint funding)


You told us what you think | Kua kōrero mai koe ōu whakaaro, tēnā rawa atu koe

The opportunity to provide written feedback has now closed. If you missed the boat, you can contact us to speak at a Council hearing event on 18/19 May 2021. After that the Council will make some decisions as a result of your feedback.

Check back here for a summary of the decisions and changes the Council made as a result of your feedback.

Entries are now closed for our scavenger hunt and colouring competition. Winners will be contacted by Wednesday, 14 May 2021.

Important dates
  • 18/19 May 2021 – Hearing of submissions a chance to drop in and talk to our Mayor and councillors.
  • 18/19 May 2021 – We’ll review all of your feedback and make some decisions.
  • 23 June 2021 – Our Long Term Plan will be adopted
  • July 2021 – we will let you know of the decisions made.