New dam website
The likely joint-venture entity to oversee and manage the development, construction and operation of the proposed Waimea dam has launched a website about the $82.5 million project earmarked for the Lee Valley. Called Waimea Water, the entity involves dam proponent Waimea Irrigators Ltd and Tasman District Council. Its new waimeawater.nz website includes information on the history of the dam project, the proposed dam structure, alternatives, the proposed timeline and how it could be funded. There are also links to documents about the project and selected news articles as well as some press releases and frequently asked questions. gathering at Annesbrook Church from 11am today. Shaw is the fourth of four party leaders invited to address the Nelson Grey Power-organised public meetings in the run up to the general elections next Saturday. He follows the leaders of the National, Labour and New Zealand First political parties who have all spoken in Nelson.