The future of the eastern edge of Hastings: Housing, orchards, industry or something else?

The potential for housing and industrial expansion on fertile soils east of Hastings will be considered as Hastings District Council creates a “master plan” to unlock the potential of the area.

The Karamū Master Plan will help guide future sustainable land use and development in the area to benefit the entire community, Hastings District Council said yesterday.

The new collaborative study, initiated by the council and in partnership with mana whenua, encompasses the traditional Karamū area.


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