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1st March Public Meeting Video Stream

1st March Public Meeting Video Stream

Hi we are live at the Save Oratia meeting talking about Watercare's proposed water treatment plant .. Posted by Western Leader on Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Watercare officials fail to front at meeting about west Auckland water treatment plant

Watercare officials fail to front at meeting about west Auckland water treatment plant

Watercare is being accused of broken promises, after failing to show up to a meeting about a proposed water treatment plant in west Auckland. The council water company is considering taking over 12 to 18 properties in Oratia to build the new plant. The Save Oratia group says more than a thousand people turned up…

Families threatened with demolition by Watercare
More anger over water plant plans in Waitakere foothills

More anger over water plant plans in Waitakere foothills

A small community fighting a “sprawling industrial complex” in the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges is feeling betrayed at the decision by Watercare to cancel a public meeting at short notice. The Auckland Council-owned water business announced yesterday it was postponing a planned meeting at Oratia District School tomorrow evening after acknowledging emotions are running…

360 Aerial View Of Affected Homes On Parker Road
Watercare denies allegations of coverup
Western Leader’s Video Stream Of Tuesday 21st Meeting With Watercare

Western Leader’s Video Stream Of Tuesday 21st Meeting With Watercare

Hi, we are live from Oratia Settlers Hall where Watercare is fronting up to hundreds of locals upset about plans for a possible water treatment plant in their suburb … Posted by Western Leader on Monday, 20 February 2017

Paul Goldsmith Interview
Homes could go for huge water plant

Homes could go for huge water plant

A quiet but fiercely caring and close community at the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges is fighting a proposal by Auckland’s water company to take their homes for a $300 million-plus water-treatment plant. The residents of Oratia are shocked at the prospect of 12 or 18 properties being taken at one of two proposed sites…