Sandspit carpark hearing

Parking arrangements at the Sandspit Wharf will be the subject of a hearing in Warkworth on Wednesday November 15.

The hearing commissioners will be Bill Smith (chair), and Rodney Local Board members Louise Johnston and Ivan Wagstaff.

The purpose of the hearing is to hear submitters on a proposal to grant a Reserves Act 1977 Licence to a specialist third-party parking service provider. A total of 105 submission were received on the matter.

The as-yet unnamed provider will be responsible for managing the wharf parking area for the public, Kawau Island residents and Kawau Coastguard.

The hearing will be held at the Rodney Local Board offices in Elizabeth Street, starting at 9.30am.