Next steps for Northcote
Work is beginning on Te Ara Awataha greenway, starting with a community-led restoration of Jessie Tonar Scout Reserve, the source of the Awataha Stream. You can get involved by getting stuck in at an upcoming community restoration day. Find out more by watching the video below or check the dates on the Kaipātiki Project website.
Stormwater and wastewater improvements to flood prone areas are being worked on to enable the build of warm dry homes downstream.
A new wastewater pipe between Akoranga Drive and Lake Road has been installed to increase the wastewater capacity for current and future residents.
The transformation of Greenslade Reserve got underway in early 2020 and will address the problem of local flooding.
New Kāinga Ora state housing is also beginning to pop up.
The urban renewal of the town centre is picking up, with Panuku starting conversations with potential development partners.