This is about how we support business and the development of our city centre to create employment opportunities by encouraging vibrancy and activity.
It's also about ensuring that development of our local centres is appropriate and that we have enough space zoned for business to support its growth across the city.
We want to create a vibrant and active city centre that is Porirua’s core centre of business. Our harbour, streamside areas and green spaces should be incorporated into our business environment along with improving the experience for pedestrians and enhancing transport connections.
We propose to do this by:
Porirua has a strong network of village and suburban centres that are not well-recognised in our District Plan. We want to enable development that reflects their character and community aspirations, and encourage a range of housing styles by:
We want to support business growth in our city by having enough land in the right places with appropriate rules around it by: