Photo: Wikimedia Commons“Better than before” is the Waimakariri District Council’s motto as it begins work on a Covid-19 recovery plan. The report, presented by district recovery manager Simon Hart and strategy and engagement manager Simon Markham, also proposed the established of an economic advisory group. He says the district’s earthquake recovery demonstrated the benefits of wide community consultation early on. Markham said staff planned to present a recovery planning update to the July council meeting. With New Zealand potentially moving to alert level 1 next week, the council is planning to return to holding public council and community board meetings.
Source: Otago Daily Times June 04, 2020 00:33 UTC