Invercargill City Council Stormwater

Environment Southland has received an application from the Invercargill City Council (APP-20168843) for a discharge permit to discharge water and contaminants into surface water bodies from reticulated stormwater systems. The discharges are non-complying activities under Rule 2 of the operative Regional Water Plan and Rule 6 of the Proposed Southland Water & Land Plan.

The hearing will be held by a panel of Commissioners from 9-11 August at the Kelvin Hotel, 20-22 Kelvin Street, Invercargill. It will commence at 9am on Wednesday 9 August.

Purpose: To operate a stormwater network for Invercargill City.

Locations:

Waikiwi Stream:

  • at approximately 20m upstream of the West Plains Road bridge (1,241,383E 4,854,413N NZTM), and
  • outfall into an open drain west of Renfrew Street (1,241,122E 4,853,378N NZTM)

The discharges to the Waikiwi Stream occur via open drains west of Renfrew Street and along Gloucester Street and West Plains Road.

Waihopai River:

  • various outfalls between Racecourse Road and North Road (between 1,244,959E 4,852,918N and 1,242,280E 4,852,085N NZTM)

Otepuni Stream:

  • various outfalls between Rockdale Road and Bond Street (between 1,246,193E 4,849,937N and 1,241,885E 4,849,420N)

Kingswell Creek:

  • various outfalls between Chesney Street and Bluff Railway (between 1,245,243E 4,846,749N and 1,243,133E 4,846,241N NZTM)

Clifton Channel:

  • various outfalls between Bain Street and Bluff Railway (between 1,244,809E 4,845,678N and 1,243,621E 4,845,502N NZTM)

Legal Description of Property:

Waikiwi Stream:

Part Lot 3 DEEDS 94 and Road Reserve

Waihopai River:

  • Lot 7 DP 12822, Lot 1 DP 14230, Section 59 Block IV Invercargill HUN, Part Section 119 Block I Invercargill HUN and Road Reserve, Lot 3 DP 12751, Section 1 SO 1176, Crown Land

Otepuni Stream:

  • Lot 1 DP 15235, Lot 1 DP 10250, Lot 1 DP 1969, Lot 1 DP 6030, Lot 3 DP 6949, Lots 15, 16, 17, 18 & 27 DP 308320, Lot 3 DP 491532, Lots 3 & 4 DP 13743, Lot 2 DP 3072, Part Section 3 Sec 43 Block II Invercargill HUN, Lot 22 DP 4583, Lot 1 DP 11938, Lots 4 & 5 DP 3463, Part Lot 6 DP 3463, Lots 4 & 6 DP 13476, Part Section 12 Block LXXVI TN OF Invercargill, Part Lot 1 DP 3072, Lot 1 DP 3076, Part Lots 3, 4 & 5 DP 3076, Part Lot 1 DP 2138, Railway Reserve and Road Reserve, Crown Land

Kingswell Creek:

Lot 4 DP 11973, Section 1 SO 11795, Lot 3 DP 11973, Lots 1 & 2 DP 14235, Lot 13 DP 6699, Lot 1 DP 9456, Lot 35 DP 6406, Lots 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 & 12 DP 6432, Lot 14 DP 11044 and Road Reserve, Lot 183 DP 5921, Crown Land

Clifton Channel:

Part Sections 42 & 67 Block XIX Invercargill HUN,Lot 3 DP 1944, Part Lot 1 Block III DP 110, Lot 6 DP 9369, Lot 16 Block III DP 143, Lot 3 Block V DP 143, Lot 1 DP 10293 and Road Reserve, Crown Land

Staff Report Reference Documents

Progressive Implementation Plan for Implementing the Policies of the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management (Environment Southland, 2014)
Our Ecosystems: How healthy is the life in our water and our freshwater ecosystems? (Environment Southland and Te Ao Marama Inc, 2011)
Contaminants in estuarine and riverine sediments and biota in Southland ( J.E Cavanaugh and N. Ward 2014)
New River Estuary 2012: Broad Scale Habitat Monitoring ( L. Stevens and B Robertson, 2012)
New River Estuary: FineScale Monitoring of Highly Eutrophic Arms 2012/2013 ( L. Stevens and B. Robertson, 2013)
Design of Stormwater Monitoring Programmes (J. Gadd, A. Semadeni-Davies and J. Moores, 2014)
National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management ( Ministry for the Environment, 2014)
New Zealand Coastal Policy Statement ( The Department of Conservation, 2010)
Environment Southland regional plans
Environment Southland regional policies
Te Tangi a Tauira, Ngāi Tahu ki Murihiku natural resource and environmental iwi management plan




 






 


 


 


 

 

 

 


 

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