Clutha District Council Media Release
Monday 8 August 2016
North Balclutha Subdivision naming competition
Clutha District Council is inviting locals to make their
mark on the North Balclutha subdivision by taking part in a competition to name
the new development.
Chief Executive Steve Hill said Council wanted local people
to have a chance to suggest some names to be associated with the subdivision.
“They need to tell a consistent story because they will be
used for the whole development, including street names and names for
We are also asking the local schools to get involved and
Council is delighted with the positive interest in the
27-hectare residential development, which is bordered by Johnston Road and
McNeill Street and will have a variety of residential and lifestyle sections.
Roads, footpaths, cycle and walkways, including reserve park
land, will also be part of the development and along with great views out to
Kaka Point and the Nuggets, making the subdivision an appealing and friendly
“The development is in keeping with the direction set in
Council’s 10-year Long Term Plan, which provided for us to take a leadership
role in driving our district’s economy and be proactive about promoting
growth,” Mr Hill said.
Clutha District Council is calling for ideas on names for
the following areas;
Overall subdivision name (currently being called North Balclutha Subdivision)
Three street names within the subdivision
Two reserve land areas within the subdivision
To enter, please visit http://www.cluthadc.govt.nz/your-council/council-projects/Pages/North-Balclutha-Subdivision-Naming-Competition.aspx.
There are a number of prizes up for grabs and Council will
be looking to make a decision at the 22nd September Council meeting.
All entries must be received by 5pm Monday, 5 September