Eastern Suburbs Community Meeting

Airport Runway Extension

PRESERVE THE ICONIC BEAUTY OF EVANS BAY

The proposal to extend the airport runway into Evans Bay, at an estimated length of 300m and height of 10m, is a cause of concern.  While detail is still to be finalized, the broad parameters are clear, and you are invited to an

EASTERN SUBURBS COMMUNITY MEETING

Wednesday 3 July, 7.30pm
Hataitai Bowling Club, 157 Hataitai Rd

(just a few metres above Hataitai shops)

Key Issues are the Resource Consent process, the option of a southern extension, whether an extension is needed at all, impact on the marine environment, recreational impact on swimmers, boatees, fishers and  walkers, and the spoiling of the charming seascape of Evans Bay.

Wellington Airport’s website http://wellington-airport.co.nz

Invited Speakers  will include the City Council, Wellington Airport, and environmentalists. There will be ample time for questions and discussion.

How you can be involved:

Please contact the meeting organizer: Richard Randerson, randersonjr@paradise.net.nz  on any of these issues:

  • To receive an e-version of this notice for sending on to others

  • If you have feedback or comment on the runway proposal

  • If you can help at the meeting collecting names and contacts

  • If you are unable to be present but would like to be kept in touch.