For those of you who might like to send in a submission
Submission against the Application to build a Marina at Matiatia 2013
Applicant : Waiheke Marinas Limited
Location of Proposal: The proposal relates to the coastal marine area (CMA) and road reserve adjacent to Ocean View Road, Matiatia, Waiheke Island
Application Numbers: Coastal Permit: 41032, 41747, 41748
Discharge Permit: 41522 Land Use: R/LUC/2013/934
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I/we oppose the application by Waiheke Marinas Limited to construct and operate a 160 berth marina and associated facilities, including reclamation for a carpark area, at Matiatia, Waiheke Island.
The specific parts of the application to which my/our submission relates are:
(Please tick those that apply)
|The construction of the marina facility and 55 space parking area.|
|Occupation of a common (public) marine and coastal area.|
|Construction of the marina in an area which is wahi tapu to Maori.|
|Restrictions on public access and exclusive occupation rights.|
|Construction of rock breakwaters (6000m² footprint, requiring 28,000m³ rock fill).|
|The reclamation of 3020 m² in the coastal marine area to create the carpark.|
|Dredging of 5025m³ of sea bottom material in the marine area.|
|Construction and operation of infrastructure services(e.g. water, electricity, stormwater and wastewater)|
|Marine related (ferries and wharves etc.) public transport issues for wider community in the marina construction process and in the future.|
|Car parking provided by marina is inadequate to suit marina needs.|
|Community traffic and parking issues at Matiatia in the construction process.|
|Community traffic and parking at Matiatia and other possible long term effects of the marina.|
|Ecological damage from the construction process over the short and long term, and threat to species e.g. little blue penguins nest within metres of the marina site.|
|Number of boats in a concentrated area could have adverse effects on water quality, sediments and biota (living things) within and beyond the marina.|
|Degrading and changing the character (aesthetically, ecologically or recreationally) of Matiatia Bay, our gateway to the island.|
I/we are concerned with these matters as indicated above and with the effects that may result as a consequence thereof.
I/We wish to speak in support of our submission.
If others make a similar submission we will consider presenting a joint case at the hearing.
Signature of submitter or agent for submitter Date
Post submission to: Auckland Council, Private Bag 92300, AUCKLAND 1142 by 5pm, 3 July, 2013
You must also send a copy to the applicant as soon as reasonably practicable to: c/-Andrew Stewart Ltd,
PO Box 911310, Auckland Mail Centre, AUCKLAND 1142, Attention : Max Dunn
Submissions Close : 5pm, 3 July, 2013