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Public Forum at Council and Community
Board Meetings: You may speak on matters
of concern during the first 15 minutes of each
meeting but please let us know well in advance.
For council meetings, please notify Sue Elder
and for community boards, please notify Marilyn
Township, Hall and Reserve Committees,
please note: If you wish to advertise your meeting
here, or make any changes to meeting details,
please let Lee Brehaut know by 9am on Thursday
of the week prior to publication by emailing
firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phoning
347 2800 or 03 318 8338.
COUNCIL & COMMUNITY BOARDS
Selwyn Central Community Board
• Wednesday, 15 August, 4pm, Executive Meeting
Room One, Rolleston Council Building
Transportation & Road Safety Sub-
• Thursday, 16 August, 9.30am, Executive
Meeting Room One, Rolleston Council Building
Industrial Park Project Team
• Thursday, 16 August, 3pm, Izone Café Visitors
Centre Meeting Room
(Because this project team discusses
commercially sensitive information, the
public will be excluded from most, if not all,
of the meeting. Please direct any queries to
the Corporate Services Manager, Douglas
• Wednesday, 22 August, 1.00pm, Council
• Thursday, 30 August, 1pm, Council Chambers,
Malvern Community Board
• Monday, 27 August, 4pm, Darfield Library/
Castle Hill Village Community Association
• Monday, 3 September, 5.30pm by SKYPE
Coalgate Township Committee
• Tuesday, 21 August, 7.30pm, Coalgate Fire
Darfield Recreation & Community Centre
• Monday, 3 September, 7.30pm, Darfield
Darfield Township Committee
• Thursday, 16 August, 7.45pm, Darfield Library/
Dunsandel Reserve Committee
• Wednesday, 15 August, 7pm, Dunsandel Sports
Glenroy Community Hall Committee
• Tuesday, 21 August, 8.00pm, Glenroy Hall
Glentunnel Community Centre Committee
• Tuesday, 14 August, 7.30pm, Glentunnel
Glentunnel Residents Association
• Monday, 3 September, 7.30pm, Community
Centre - Glentunnel
Hororata Hall Committee
• Tuesday, 28 August, 7.30pm, Hororata Hall
Kirwee Community Committee
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, Kirwee Community
Ladbrooks Community Hall Committee
• Tuesday, 14 August, 7.45pm, Ladbrooks Hall
Leeston Community Committee
• Monday, 3 September, 7.30pm, Leeston
Leeston Park Association
• Monday, 27 August, 7.30pm, Leeston Park
Little Rakaia Huts Community Committee
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, Little Rakaia Huts
Prebbleton Community Association
• Tuesday, 14 August, 7.30pm, Prebbleton Hall
Prebbleton Reserve Management Committee
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, Prebbleton Rugby
Rolleston Community Centre Committee
• Thursday, 30 August, 7.30pm, Rolleston
Community Centre Lounge
Rolleston Reserve Management Committee
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, Rolleston
Sheffield/Waddington Community & Hall
• Thursday, 23 August, 7.30pm, Sheffield
Southbridge Advisory Committee
• Monday, 27 August, 7.30pm, Southbridge
Springston Community Committee
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, Springston Hall
-- Supper Room
Springston Recreation Reserve and
Associated Sports Committee
• Wednesday, 15 August, 8pm, Springston
Reserve Errol Tweedy Pavilion
West Melton Reserve Board
• Monday, 20 August, 7.30pm, West Melton
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Rolleston Residents Association
• Monday, 27 August, 7.30pm, Rolleston
Community Centre. All welcome
Fitness Max Classes -- suitable for
NEW -- Pump class
Awesome music, your choice of weights, fun
exercises such as squats, presses, lifts and curls,
with our instructor Linda.
Monday 5.15 -- 6.15pm, and Wednesday
6.15 -- 7.15pm
$7 per class or grab a Fitness Max card for $70
and get 11 classes
Low Impact Circuit Class
Staying active is important -- this class is great for
heart fitness, strength and balance. A fun exercise
class with Jo, aimed at older people and people
getting back into fitness.
Wednesday 10.30 -- 11.15am.
$5 per class, or purchase a Gold Card (over 65's)
for only $50 and get 12 classes. (Gold cards can
be used for line dancing classes as well!)
For general enquiries please contact (03) 347
2983, email@example.com or visit
www.selwyn.govt.nz/lec or Facebook.com/
lincolneventcentre, or pick up a copy of our term
3 brochure from us at Meijer Drive.
Creative NZ's Creative
Are you involved in the arts, but need a
bit of financial assistance to make your
project work? The closing date for Creative
NZ -- Creative Communities Scheme funding
applications is Friday, 31 August.
For information about criteria, contact the
scheme administrator, Stuart Westoby,
at the Selwyn District Council, 347 2800,
Notice to remove vehicles
Springston South Reserve,
The Selwyn District Council intends to
remove all unregistered and unwarranted
vehicles that have been placed on the above
Council Reserve. The removal of these
vehicles will take place on 31 August.
It is an offence under the Reserves Act 1977
(Section 110) and the Selwyn District Council
Parks and Reserves Bylaw 2009 (Clause 7.5)
to abandon vehicles on a reserve. As the
administering body of the land, Council has
the powers to take possession of the vehicles
and dispose of them.
For further enquiries please contact
Tanya Maylam on 347 2954.
Rail Trail Trust AGM
Monday, 20 August, 7.30 pm
Fitzgerald Room, Lincoln Event Centre.
Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
If it needs fixing
don't wait, call
• If your street light is out
• If the water race is dry
• If a rubbish bin is not emptied
• If a road sign is missing
• If the local playground has a broken swing
• To report a stray animal
Call us 24/7 or log a job on our website and
tell us about your concern. You are our eyes
and ears and with your help we will get the
Selwyn Rural Water Supply
Boil Water Notice
Recent high rain levels resulted
in unacceptable levels of e.coli in
the Selwyn Rural Water Supply
(Glentunnel area, includes Hororata,
but not Glentunnel township).
The water is being treated, but you
still need to boil your water until
If you wish to disinfect your own
water tank, please contact Council
Assets Department or visit our
website, www.selwyn.govt.nz for an
For further information, please
contact Lisa Duder, ph 347 2893.
Ellesmere Water Race
On behalf of the Selwyn District Council,
Glenroy Community Irrigation Co.
Ltd are temporarily shutting off the Upper
Ellesmere water race intake and scheme to
allow for intake maintenance.
The intake will be closed on Tuesday, 28
August and will be reopened on Thursday,
30 August. Races affected include Rakaia
Tce, Sharlands, Waikimihia, Rakaia, Selwyn
and Illingworth Roads and all off-shoots.
Flow may take time to reach all downstream
users of the scheme.
An affected area map is available at
www.selwyn.govt.nz. Any questions relating to
this shutdown should be directed to Selwyn
District Council on 03 347 2800 (24 hour
Lincoln Farmers' and Craft Market
Saturday, 1 September, 10am to 1pm.
Bring your prize-winning scarecrow along between
10 -- 10.30am. Judging at 12 noon.
Entries minimum 1m high -- stakes will be provided.
Lots of prizes to be won -- child/adult/corporate and peoples'
choice categories. Plus a wide selection of local crafts, fresh
baking, produce and seasonal vegetables on offer. Great
fun family day out! Details on Facebook.com/lincolnmarket.
Or contact Debbie on 03 329 5757.
Have you registered your dog for the 2012/13 year?
Reminders have been sent to all dog owners who did not pay by 1 August. The penalty fee now
due is $50 for the first dog and $35 for the second and subsequent dogs.
Any dogs not registered by Wednesday, 12 September will be visited by
an Animal Control Officer who may issue a $300 fine per dog.
If you have not received your registration notice or there has been a change
to your records, please contact Tracey Wheeler on 03 347 2800 or
318 8338 (Darfield calling area).
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