Public notices - resource consent application

12 April 2017 - Orewa Beach Esplanade Reserve (closing date: 12 May 2017) 

12/04/2017 

Auckland Council has received the following application for resource
consent under Section 95a of the Resource Management Act 1991.

Location: Orewa Beach Esplanade Reserve from north of Kohu Street
to Marine View, Orewa Beach (Sec 1 SO 64795, Sec 2 SO 64795, Sec
1 SO 64796, Sec 2 SO 64796, Sec 1 SO 64797, Sec 3 SO 64797), the
adjoining coastal marine area, Kinloch Reserve, Remembrance
Reserve and Victor Eaves Park.

Applicant: Auckland Council (Community Facilities)

Applicant number: BUN60067662

Address for service: C/- Tonkin & Taylor Ltd, Sarah McCarter, PO Box
5271, Wellesley Street, Newmarket, Auckland, 1023. Email
SMcCarter@tonkintaylor.co.nz

Details of proposed activity and types of consent:

The applicant seeks resource consent to undertake works, and
establish structures, associated with the protection and enhancement
of the esplanade reserve which runs from north of Kohu Street to
Marine View at Orewa Beach. Works and structures will be located
within the esplanade reserve, the coastal marine area, and Kinloch
Reserve.

These works involve: occupation of the common marine and coastal
area; the construction of a formed footpath and landscaping along
the esplanade reserve; the establishment of a sea wall along
approximately 600m of coastline; and associated access structures
(including ramps and stairs); parks infrastructure and amenities
(including landscaping, drainage and lighting). The proposal also
includes associated works within Kinloch Reserve including the
replacement of the existing footbridge, relocation of the watermain,
construction of a timber groyne at the mouth of the channel and
naturalisation of the dune. It is also proposed to store construction
materials in Victor Eaves Park.

Resource consent is also sought for associated enabling works,
including: earthworks; stormwater infrastructure and discharges;
works associated with the realignment of, and works within, the
stream in Kinloch Reserve; tree works, including the removal of two
pōhutukawas in Kinloch Reserve and works in the root zone of
protected trees; sediment and erosion control measures; as well as for
construction related effects, including noise and vibration.

The proposal requires consent under the Auckland Council District
Plan (Rodney Section) 2011, the Auckland Unitary Plan (Operative in
Part) and the Auckland Council Regional Plan: Coastal.

The application includes an assessment of environmental effects and
supporting documents, and is overall is a discretionary activity.

Full details of the applications may be viewed at:

Orewa Service Centre, Reception, 50 Centreway Road, Ōrewa,
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm.

If you have any queries about the application, phone Simon Titter,
Senior Planner at Auckland Council on 09 301 0101.

Making a submission:

Any person may make a submission on the application. You may do so by sending a written submission to:

Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Auckland, 1142

Visit Resource consent submissions for information about making submissions, the submission form and online submissions.

A copy of the submission must also be sent to the applicant's address for service as soon as reasonably practicable:

Submission closing date: Auckland Council must receive your
submission no later than 5pm Friday 12 May 2017.

Stephen Town
Chief Executive,
Auckland Council

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