Top 5 Issues
- Decisions Making
Decisions by the Council take into consideration the diversity of people’s needs, in balance with the need to sustain the environment for future generations.
- Council formalities
Any Council formalities (like resource consents and building permits) made friendly approachable and fair, allowing people to feel comfortable with the process, making sure of keeping environmental , safety and community issues, in line with practicality and common sense.
- Better commuting to Christchurch
Working towards better commuting to Christchurch,enabling to attract new comers, as well as retaining our aging community in Selwyn.
- Supporting New comers
Supporting the new comers at the different subdivisions, in ways that will enable them to get to know the variety of what the area has to offer for their benefit and well-being of the environmental assets Selwyn has to offer.
- Natural Environment
Greater support to our native plants projects slowly developing in the area, enabling the community to enjoy the benefits of the vegetation and wild life supported by these projects.
Authorised by John Allan of 703 Old West Coast Road ,West Melton Christchurch 7671
Questions answered by John Allan
John Allan's Reply
NO , I am strongly against any development over nature recreation landcheck out other candidate's answers
1.A swimming pool is a great idea; however it should match the area’s needs and ability of funding.
I’m all for long term planning, yet in a manageable way.
Matching the NEEDS and CURRENT funds, with keeping the planning options in a long term view so as to easily lap to further development of the site when use and funds justify doing so.
2.I have not seen any documentation regarding this transaction, however by the limited information provided by the media a something doesnt look right ,leaving a gap in lack of information.
it seems to me that more transparency (which is so much needed in so many other issues) would have made things much clearer to you bob and to all of us.check out other candidate's answers
Results - Final
- Sarah Walters
- Jeff Bland
- Peter Hill
- Mark Alexander
- Gary Doyle
- Bevan Killick
- Jens Christensen
- Bruce Russell
- Stan Beavon
- John Allan