Cromwell Memorial Hall & Events Centre
Visit the Cromwell Memorial Hall & Events Centre webpage for regular updates including project milestones, decisions, timelines and opportunities for you to get involved.
LTP direction for the Cromwell Masterplan
The Cromwell Masterplan and options for how to progress the town centre and the arts, culture and heritage precinct projects were the big-ticket items in the 2021-2031 Long-term Plan consultation.
- Long-term Plan 2021-2031 consultation document
- CODC adopts 2021-2031 Long-term Plan (30/06/21 media release)
- Plus check out the final Long-term Plan (pages 3-4) for an overview of submissions and the decisions made.
Cromwell Masterplan Spatial Framework
The Cromwell Community Board adopted Stage 1 of the Cromwell 'Eye to the Future' Masterplan (the Masterplan) in May 2019.
Stage 1 is the Spatial Plan that provides a coordinated approach to growth management for Cromwell over the next 30 years.
The framework reflects the community's preferred option of growth focused within Cromwell and includes residential zones at a number of densities, increased housing options and amenity through more intensified development within the walkable distance from the town centre, design guidelines for subdivision and residential development, provisions to support greenway retention and development and increased industrial opportunities.
These initiatives will be delivered through a series of changes to the Central Otago District Plan. The community will once again have an opportunity to submit to any or all of the plan changes.
The next stages of the Masterplan are the Town Centre Precinct and the Arts and Culture Precinct, which include a number of significant capital projects. Before the Community Board can consider adopting the next stages further financial modelling of options is required to understand affordability, timing and funding options. The community will have an opportunity to have a say on funding options and how their rates will be impacted through the Long Term Plan (2021-2031) process.
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Public Engagement on the Cromwell Masterplan Options
The engagement document 'Let's Talk Options' summarised the Masterplan options that were developed by the Masterplan Team with three key work streams: managing growth, improving the town centre and civic facilities, and resolving the future of the Memorial Hall and Heritage Precinct.
Take a look at our Masterplan Options Survey Analysis report to see what the community thought of the options presented in the Let's Talk Options engagement document.