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04/11/2016 12:00pm

Council Land Drain Maintenance

Notice is hereby given pursuant to the Hauraki District Council Consolidated Bylaw, Part 7,Clause 12.1 that for the purposes of undertaking its annual drain maintenance programme, Council staff and contractors will be entering onto private property to apply approved chemical for weed control in Council land drains, and to undertake excavator cleaning of Council land drains.

Council land drains are located in the Western Plains, Eastern Plains, Komata North, Opukeko, Tirohia Rotokohu and Taramaire Drainage Districts. Council also maintains open drains that are part of the urban stormwater networks in Ngatea, Kerepehi, Turua, Paeroa, Waihi, Whiritoa and Kaiaua.

Drain maintenance spraying of aquatic weeds with approved chemical by vehicle and helicopter application will be undertaken between January and April 2017. Excavator cleaning of selected drains will be undertaken from March to June 2017.

Individual property owners will be advised of this programme to enable pasture adjacent to the target drains to be grazed off prior to the works.

LD Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council

Situation Vacant

Engineering Design Team Leader

Here is your opportunity to make a real difference in the community, working for Local Government to deliver the essential services that make New Zealand a great place to live. The role of Design Team Leader is within Council’s Technical Services Business Unit where you will be leading a team in providing engineering design and related professional services to Council’s Asset Managers and Community and Planning & Environment departments.

A tertiary degree in engineering or related discipline plus substantial experience is required.

The successful applicant will also need to demonstrate a high level of expertise in all phases of the job and form opinions and conclusions which are technically sound and well founded. You will be self-motivating and self-managing and have high standards of personal integrity and professionalism with an ability to organise and communicate effectively with a range of individuals and groups. Combine that with a working knowledge in civil engineering and engineering design and this could be the job for you.

The Technical Services team offer a friendly, supportive and professional work environment. This is your opportunity to take up an interesting and satisfying career move where you can contribute directly to the future of the community.

For further details or to apply electronically please visit our website or contact:

  • Sue Greenville on 07 862 5024
  • Julie Sweeney on 07 862 5023

Applications close on 18 November 2016

“At Hauraki District Council … Its More than Just a Job!"

Temporary Road Closure

Pursuant to the Section 11(e) of the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 2002, notice is hereby given that for the purpose of a Motorsport Hillclimb event the following road will be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated below. During the period of closure provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic, which would otherwise use the road, to use alternative routes.

Date of closure: Sunday 13 November 2016

Time of closure: 9.00am to 5.00pm

Road to be closed: South Rd, MANGATARATA

Alternative provision for ordinary vehicular traffic will be made with signs, cones and barriers to redirect traffic on detour.

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person otherwise than under authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

L D Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council