ALEXANDRA DISTRICT FLOOD ACTION SOCIETY

DON'T SAY B..... THINK DAM!

This year Contact Energy will apply for renewal of water rights of the Clutha waterways for a period of 35 years

ARE YOU CONCERNED?

DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOU CAN DO IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS?

Everyone is free to put in a submission
Over the next few weeks ADFAS (Alexandra District Flood Action Society Inc) will;--

This information will be available

GET INVOLVED! MAKE A SUBMISSION!

Every submission carries weight and lets your voice be heard.

It is important that all submissions focus on the EFFECTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT
Any issues you want to present in your submission must consider how these impact on the environment of the Clutha River and on individuals and the community.

These can include issues from its source in Lake Hawea, its tributaries such as the Kawarau and Manuherikia rivers down to the mouth and coastline.
You may address either one issue or as many as you want.

Our articles will cover the issues of

By the end of the articles you should have an understanding of the issues.
When our last article is published we shall give you guidelines on how to write your submission.

The Central Otago District Council's Clutha Consents Committee is also working actively on the preparation of a submission taking into account the effects of the application on the district as a whole.

We also are running a public workshop in July in 5 different towns at which expert advice will be available.

These workshops are being held at Balclutha Saturday 14th July, Roxburgh Saturday 21st July, Alexandra Sunday 22nd July, Cromwell 28th July and Hawea 29th July.

Subsciptions - $5.00 and are tax exempt.
Subscriptions and donations may be made to
Robert Cooper
Treasurer
Limerick Street
Alexandra

 

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If you require additional information or would like to contact ADFAS then e-mail adfas@alexflood.org.nz