Con­sents in­crease

The Timaru Herald - - FRONT PAGE -

Re­source con­sents for the Waitaki Dis­trict have nearly dou­bled for Au­gust and Septem­ber this year com­pared to the same pe­riod last year,the coun­cil has re­ported. In a re­port to coun­cil­lors, cus­tomer ser­vices group man­ager Lisa Bail­lie said 28 con­sents were re­ceived by the Waitaki Dis­trict Coun­cil, al­most dou­ble from last year. She men­tioned two con­sents of note. One of those was a two-stage sub­di­vi­sion ap­pli­ca­tion from Waitaki Drive Otematata in­volv­ing 20 lots, to be built in two stages. An­other was a fully no­ti­fied land use con­sent at Lake Ohau for a 927 square me­tre dwelling in the dis­trict’s ru­ral gen­eral and ru­ral scenic zone that was of ‘‘high lo­cal pro­file’’.

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