Extraordinary Council Meeting Minutes - UNCONFIRMED

3 October 2022


   MINUTES OF Far North District Council
Extraordinary Council Meeting
Virtually via Microsoft Teams
Monday, 3 October 2022 AT 2:30pm


PRESENT:              Mayor John Carter (HWTM), Deputy Mayor Ann Court, Cr David Clendon, Cr Dave Collard, Cr Mate Radich, Cr Rachel Smith, Cr Kelly Stratford, Cr Moko Tepania, Cr John Vujcich

STAFF PRESENT: Blair King (Chief Executive Officer), Andy Finch (General Manager Infrastructure and Asset Management), Roger Ackers (Acting General Manager Strategic Planning and Policy ), Jacine Warmington (Acting General Manager District Services), Jill Coyle (Chief People Officer), Ruben Garcia (Manager Communications), Emma Healy (Executive Officer), Aisha Huriwai (Democracy Services Team Leader, Rhonda-May Whiu (Democracy Services Advisor), Calvin Thomas (General Manager - Northland Transportation Alliance), George Swanepoel (In-House Counsel)

1            Karakia Timatanga / Opening Prayer

His Worship the Mayor commenced the meeting with a prayer.

2            NGā WHAKAPāHA ME NGā PāNGA MEMA / Apologies and Declarations of Interest

Apology noted from Cr Felicity Foy

3            ngā tono kōrero / Deputation




5            Reports

5.1         Temporary Road Closure – Kerikeri Half Marathon

Agenda item 5.1 document number A3912001, pages 6 - 7 refers

Resolution  2022/80

Moved:       Mayor John Carter

Seconded:  Cr Dave Collard

That Council approve the proposed temporary road closures for safe event operation during the Kerikeri Half Marathon on Saturday, 19th November 2022.

And that Council approve in principle, the temporary closure of sections of Kerikeri Road and Cobham Road as specified in Corridor Access Request ref CAR E891405 (received by FNDC on 03/01/2022) for the purposes of the Kerikeri Half Marathon Street Party to be held on 19 November 2022, subject to the final approval of a compliant application and satisfaction of the CEO that there are no substantive objections received through the associated public notification process.


In Favour:       Mayor John Carter, Deputy Mayor Ann Court, David Clendon, Dave Collard, Mate Radich, Rachel Smith, Kelly Stratford, Moko Tepania and John Vujcich

Against:           Nil




6            Karakia Whakamutunga / Closing Prayer

Councillor Kelly Stratford closed the meeting with a karakia.

7            Meeting Close

The meeting closed at 2:39pm.


The minutes of this meeting will be confirmed by the Chairperson and the Chief Executive Officer.


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CHAIRPERSON                                                                            CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER