Post by Kiwi Frontline on Aug 20, 2016 18:02:50 GMT 12
UNITARY PLAN ADOPTION - CALL TO REINSTATE SITES OF VALUE
The Independent Māori Statutory Board acknowledges the Auckland Council for adopting the Auckland Unitary Plan today saying it’s an important step in ensuring Auckland's housing development keeps pace with the needs of Māori living in Tāmaki Makaurau. However, the Board does not support the decision by Auckland Council to remove the schedule of Sites of Value from the Unitary Plan.
"Now that the Plan is formally adopted by Auckland Council the Board will consider what legal proceedings are available to have the schedule reinstated,” Independent Māori Statutory Board Chair, David Taipari, says.
“The importance of these sites to our history and identity cannot be ignored,” says David Taipari....