PHOTO: SUPPLIED A map showing the existing Leamington border in red with the planned new subdivision bordering Lamb St and Cambridge Rd, signaled in yellow.
More public reserves have been piped into a plan to build 500-600 new homes in Waipā.
The new residential development is earmarked west of Leamington, between Lamb St and Cambridge Rd, as part of the Waipā 2050 Growth Strategy.
Details were presented to Waipā District Council’s strategic planning and policy committee, which gave its stamp of approval to take the plan out for public feedback.
It’s proposed the development be completed in stages, through to 2035, and will serve as a new gateway to Cambridge.
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