The Christchurch–West Melton Water Management Zone Committee meeting schedule.
Read past committee agendas and minutes
Ravensdown Fertiliser Plant in Hornby is one of the largest manufacturing entities in the Haytons catchment. In early March, the Christchurch West Melton Zone Committee took a tour of the Ravensdown plant to see first-hand the improvements to stormwater management that the business is currently incorporating in their plant redevelopment.
All the stormwater that passes through Haytons Stream is discharged, untreated, into the Heathcote River and Environment Canterbury and Christchurch City Council have been working with local businesses to raise awareness about stormwater management practices to help improve the health of Haytons Stream.
Ravensdown has taken the opportunity to include stormwater improvements, such as working towards the development of an onsite closed system and recycling of rainwater for use in industrial processes, as part of their rebuild. Read more...
The Christchurch-West Melton Zone Committee meets each month to discuss local water management issues and develop solutions.
Meetings are open to the public and time is made available for community contributions.
Each year the committee refreshes its community membership so keep an eye out for opportunities to get involved.
Check out these short videos from committee members to find out what’s involved.
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