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INFORMATION RELATING TO THE COVID-19 RESPONSE

Please comply with the level 4 Covid-19 response requirements. As Jacinda Adern has said the measures are in place to save lives. During lockdown, act as if you are diagnosed with Covid-19. Social media is full of articles and stories … Continue reading

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Kiwirail Update – Johnsonville line, January/ February 2020

The following notice is from Kiwirail, outlining the current works on the Johnsonville line. The original notice can be downloaded from here. Dear neighbour Wellington’s rail network is being progressively upgraded by KiwiRail and Metlink. We’re working together to enable … Continue reading

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WCC report on progress with Ngaio Road

The registration of interest for the physical works tender is now complete. Fourteen contractors registered their interest. Tenders close January 14th 2020 with physical works on site expected to start in March 2020. Physical works include building retaining walls, widening … Continue reading

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Joining the NCDRA our Committee and support a better community

The Ngaio Crofton Downs Residents Association is looking for more people and skills to join our committee so we can improve our support for the community of Ngaio and Crofton Downs. Even if you are not sure, we urge you … Continue reading

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Dog Exercise Area – Survey Results2

A Dog Exercise Area (DEA) is an area designated by WCC where dogs can be run off-leash. One of these areas is in Cummings Park, below the Ngaio village shops. It is popular with those exercising dogs, although some other … Continue reading

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Countdown opening this week

Our newly elected president Ritchie Wards has been busy engaging with the local community. Last  weekend he met up with John Lamb, store manager of Countdown in Crofton Downs, for a tour of the new supermarket before it opens on … Continue reading

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Earthquake preparedness meeting

Our past president Viv Chapple went to WREMO’s earthquake preparedness meeting on 10 September in Khandallah Hall. She arrived a bit late and discovered them all sitting in the near dark with just a lantern for light. It certainly added … Continue reading

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Committee meeting this Wednesday

Ngaio Crofton Downs Residents Association’s next committee meeting is in the side room of Ngaio Town Hall, 7:45 pm, Wednesday 1 October. All residents from Ngaio and Crofton Downs are welcome to come along.

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Should the Dog Exercise Area in Cummings Park be retained or closed?

The future of the Dog Exercise Area (DEA) in Cummings Park is an issue over which there are differing views. This was clear both from a 2015 workshop held by the Ngaio Crofton Downs Residents Association (NCDRA )to develop a … Continue reading

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