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Future Development Strategy Community Discussion
Future Development Strategy Community Discussion

Tue, 05 Dec



Future Development Strategy Community Discussion

An in-person "Have Your Say" event to discuss the draft Future Development Strategy

Time & Location

05 Dec 2023, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Gisborne, 7 Fitzherbert Street, Whataupoko, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand

About the event

The Future Development Strategy for Tairāwhiti aims to guide housing and business growth over the next three decades.

It focuses on accommodating growth in areas with upgraded infrastructure while emphasizing housing density over urban sprawl.

Recent feedback suggests a preference for intensification, emphasizing a vibrant city that grows upwards to address climate challenges.

The strategy aims to balance growth with preserving productive soils for food production.

Community input is crucial before finalising the Strategy.

The consultation on the draft is open now until Wednesday, January 31.

Engage in the Future Development Strategy discussions through this in-person "Have Your Say" event at Lawson Field Theatre.

This informal gathering will allow for direct conversations with the team.

To attend email Oliver at with your name and preferred time slot.

These events offer a chance to voice your opinions and shape the future of your community!

Read the draft strategy and have your say!

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