Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board

 

OPEN MINUTES

 

 

 

Minutes of an extraordinary meeting of the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board held in the Onehunga Community Centre on Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 6.00pm.

 

present

 

Chairperson

Maria Meredith

 

Deputy Chairperson

Chris Makoare

 

Members

Don Allan

 

 

Debbie Burrows

 

 

Nerissa Henry

 

 

Peter McGlashan

 

 

Tony Woodcock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board

11 May 2021

 

 

 

1          Welcome

 

The Deputy Chair C Makoare opened the meeting with a karakia and Chair M Meredith welcomed everyone present.

 

2          Apologies

 

There were no apologies.

 

3          Declaration of Interest

 

There were no declarations of interest.

 

4          Petitions

 

6.1

Petition - Arthur Grey Low Traffic Neighbourhood Project

 

Resolution number MT/2021/57

MOVED by Chairperson MM Meredith, seconded by Member D Burrows:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      receive the petition regarding the Arthur Grey Low Traffic Neighbourhood Project and thank Heather Bates for presenting it to the Community Forum on 27 April 2021 and thank Angela Turrall of the Onehunga Kotahi community team for their attendance.

CARRIED

 

5          Public Forum

 

5.1

Charles Belcher

 

Charles Belcher was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/58

MOVED by Member D Allan, seconded by Member T Woodcock:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Charles Belcher for his attendance.

CARRIED

 

5.2

Sarah Lightbody

 

Sarah Lightbody was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/59

MOVED by Deputy Chairperson C Makoare, seconded by Member N Henry:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Sarah Lightbody for her attendance.

CARRIED

 


 

 

5.3

Alex Ross

 

Alex Ross was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/60

MOVED by Chairperson MM Meredith, seconded by Member D Burrows:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Alex Ross for his attendance.

CARRIED

 

5.4

Janine Randerson

 

Janine Randerson was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/61

MOVED by Chairperson MM Meredith, seconded by Member D Burrows:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Janine Randerson for her attendance.

CARRIED

 

5.5

Alex Howieson

 

Alex Howieson was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/62

MOVED by Member T Woodcock, seconded by Member D Allan:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Alex Howieson for her attendance.

CARRIED

 

5.6

Remco de Blaaij

 

Remco de Blaaij was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/63

MOVED by Chairperson MM Meredith, seconded by Member N Henry:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Remco de Blaaij for his attendance.

CARRIED

 


5.7

Des Shinnick

 

Des Shinnick was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/64

MOVED by Chairperson MM Meredith, seconded by Member P McGlashan:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Des Shinnick for his attendance.

CARRIED

5.8

Manju Bhaskar

 

Manju Bhaskar was in attendance to speak to the Innovating Streets Project in Onehunga.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/65

MOVED by Member D Burrows, seconded by Member T Woodcock:  

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      thank Manju Bhaskar for her attendance.

CARRIED

 

6

Innovating Streets Project Decision Report

 

John Adams, Randhir Kumar, Ben Stallworthy and Pragathi Vasisht of Auckland Transport were in attendance to speak to this item.

A document was tabled for this item. A copy can be found on the Auckland Council website as a minutes attachment.

 

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)      endorse Option Three (B), a significant modification of the Arthur Street low traffic neighbourhood’s layout to address community concerns allowing the project to continue including delivery of the Eastview low traffic neighbourhood;

b)      request an additional $300,000 from Waka Kotahi – New Zealand Transport Agency’s Innovating Streets for People pilot fund to deliver the Eastview low traffic neighbourhood as shown in Attachment G of this report.

 

 

MOVED by Member D Burrows, seconded by Member D Allan, an amendment to the original motion as follows:

That the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board:

a)         cancel the Arthur Grey Low Traffic Area pilot project with immediate effect.

 

The motion was declared LOST by 3 votes to 4.

 

The substantive motion was put.

 

Resolution number MT/2021/66

MOVED by Member P McGlashan, seconded by Chairperson MM Meredith:  

a)      endorse Option Three (B), a significant modification of the Arthur Street low traffic neighbourhood’s layout to address community concerns allowing the project to continue including delivery of the Eastview low traffic neighbourhood;

b)      request an additional $300,000 from Waka Kotahi – New Zealand Transport Agency’s Innovating Streets for People pilot fund to deliver the Eastview low traffic neighbourhood as shown in Attachment G of this report.

CARRIED

 

Attachments

a     Attachment F: Street Interviews Summary

b     Attachment G: Eastview LTA Concept Design

 

 

8.53 pm                                              The Chairperson thanked Members for their attendance and attention to business and declared the meeting closed.

 

CONFIRMED AS A TRUE AND CORRECT RECORD AT A MEETING OF THE Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board HELD ON

 

 

 

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