A question a family or individual often has when looking for a new home is; What is the council doing in this area and what plans do they have for this area, if any?
And this is an important and valid question. Auckland’s growth is galloping along at a phenomenal rate and all suburbs of the Greater Auckland Area are in for changes in the coming years. How this affects the Patumahoe area can be found by following the links provided into the various plans and strategies that Auckland Council have formalised or are in the process of formalising;
The Franklin and Papakura District Plans can be accessed by following this link; Franklin & Papakura District plans
There are a number of Regional Plans that the Auckland Council have that relate to the management of the natural resources of the region, these can be accessed by following this link; Regional Plans
At local level there are also the Local Board Plans to be considered as well, these are devised by the Local Boards every three years and are the blueprint for the councils activities within your catchment area, plase access by the following link; Franklin Local Board Plan