Sewerage Reticulation

Septic tanks in lake-side communities contribute to nutrients entering the lakes and affecting water quality.  The only long-term solution is to reticulate households in lake-side communities.  Since 2007 connecting lake-side communities has contributed to restoring water quality in several lakes.

Scheme

Progress

Lake Ōkāreka

Completed.

Hamurana/Awhoa

Completed.

Brunswick / Rotokawa

Completed.

Hinemoa Point

Completed.

Tarawera Road

Completed.

Paradise Valley

Completed.

Okere Falls / Otaramarae /Whangamarino

Completed.

Mourea / Okawa Bay

Completed.

Curtis Road to Hinehopu

Pending Waste Water Treatment Plant options.

Lake Tarawera

Feasibility investigation completed.

Mamaku

Feasibility investigation completed.

Rotomā/Rotoiti

Scheme options confirmed. Wastewater treatment plant investigations underway.

 

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