Wilton Residents' Association

Minutes of the AGM held at 7:30pm, Wednesday, 12th December, 2012, Otari Information Centre.

Robert Davies in the chair.


Around twelve Wilton residents


Tony Chisholm

Activities during 2012

Bus Services

We held a meeting the proposed revision of the bus services on 23rd February, 2012. There were about 100 people present. The meeting was addressed by Regional Councillor Daran Ponter who discussed the implications of the review and the implications for Wilton. The proposals included

I made a submission on behalf of the Association. There have two meetings in Wilton since then and the situation at November, 2012 was more satisfactory. In summary

Reorganisation of local government

I went to two meetings on this.

Treasurer's report

We have $241.26 in the bank account.

Other business

Tribute was paid to Chris Pegler who died this year. Chris was an enthusiastic member of the Association many years ago and also an enthusiastic tree planter on what was then Tinakori Hill and other parts of Wilton.


Consultation on rezoning on old Council depot site

This was the proposal to change Wellington's District Plan to support a rezoning of the site at 55 - 85 Curtis Street (south of Whitehead Road)to allow business development. It decided that we should make a submission opposing the proposed development.


Reorganisation of local government

This, and the Geoffrey Palmer report, was discussed briefly.


Election of committee

Chairperson    Robert Davies
Treasurer Tony Hurst
Committee Tony Chisholm
Brian O'Sullivan
Colin Smith
Tony Fisher
Ron Macintosh
Adam Beswick

The meeting finished at 9pm.