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Growing Marlborough

Stage 1: Blenheim Town Centre

Drawing of Blenheim. The Blenheim Urban Design Strategy project intends to guide the revitalisation of Blenheim CBD as the main service centre for the province of Marlborough. This will increase the wellbeing of the whole local community, and bolster the local economy by ensuring our major town meets the needs of local people.

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Stage 2: Southern Marlborough

Drawing of Tuamarina. The work on the Wairau/Awatere Settlements Strategy is almost complete with community consultation, technical workshops, formal submissions and hearings now completed. The next phase will be for the Council to make final decisions on the content of the Strategy in June 2011.  Following this the Council will commence the implementation of the Strategy, which includes rezoning work and development of a number of physical projects. In most cases there will be further public consultation before any project is implemented. 

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Stage 3: Northern Marlborough

Photo of Picton. The work on the Northern Marlborough Strategy is well underway with community consultation, technical workshops and formal submissions completed.  The next phase will be Council to arrange hearings for those submitters who wish to speak to their submissions.  This will take place in July/August 2011.  Following this the Council will make final decisions on the content of the Strategy in October 2011.

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