Riccarton/Wigram Community Board

Open Minutes



Date:                                     Tuesday 1 March 2016

Time:                                    4.00pm

Venue:                                 Community Room, Upper Riccarton Library,
71 Main South Road, Christchurch





Deputy Chairperson


Mike Mora

Helen Broughton

Natalie Bryden

Vicki Buck

Jimmy Chen

Peter Laloli

Debbie  Mora



29 February 2016






Peter Dow

Community Board Advisor

941 6501



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Riccarton/Wigram Community Board

01 March 2016


Part A        Matters Requiring a Council Decision

Part B         Reports for Information

Part C         Decisions Under Delegation




The agenda was dealt with in the following order.

1.   Apologies

Part C

There were no apologies.

2.   Declarations of Interest

Part B

There were no declarations of interest recorded.

3.   Confirmation of Previous Minutes

Part C

Community Board Resolved RWCB/2016/00025

Community Board Decision

1.              That the minutes of the Riccarton/Wigram Community Board meeting held on Tuesday 16 February 2016, be confirmed.

2.              That the Public Excluded minutes of the Riccarton/Wigram Community Board meeting held on Tuesday 16 February 2016, be confirmed.

Member Bryden/Member Laloli                                                                                                                           Carried


4.   Deputations by Appointment

Part B

There were no deputations by appointment.

5.   Presentation of Petitions

Part B

There was no presentation of petitions.     

6.   Elected Member Information Exchange

Part B

6.1       District Plan Review - Board Submissions - the ongoing work by Members Broughton and Mike Mora, assistance provided by the local Community Governance Team staff and being able to recently engage an external planning expert was acknowledged.

6.2       An update on the hearing regarding the liquor licence application by Wendy's was provided.  The Alcohol Licensing Authority's new chair Judge Hole has been briefed on the application.  The timeframe for consideration of the application is unknown.

6.3       The Chairperson attended the Combined Community Boards Seminar on 29 February 2016 where information was presented on the Integrated Water Strategy (previously Three Waters Strategy) and on electric vehicles and car sharing policies. 

6.4       Spreydon/Heathcote Community Board Seminar on Port Hills - it was noted that there has been a significant reduction in pests in the Kennedy's Bush area resulting in an increase in the population of Bell Birds.

6.5       Stormwater retention areas in Halswell - mosquitos present - who monitors?  The Chairperson is to attend a forthcoming meeting with Environment Canterbury Commissioner David Caygill so will raise this matter.

6.6      Aidanfield Memorial Project - community consultation meeting held on 29 February 2016.

6.7       Ilkley Place (off Wadeley Road) - on street parking congestion is occurring in the street seemingly associated with the University of Canterbury's building programme.

6.8       Owaka Pit - a further fire has recently occurred.

6.9       Main South Road/Brynley Street/Tower Street Intersection - information was noted that St John Ambulance is locating to a site close to the intersection.

7.   Questions Under Standing Orders

Part B

There were no questions under Standing Orders at this meeting.




Meeting concluded at 4.28pm.




Mike Mora