A new Hornby library, customer services, and recreation and sport centre is planned for the growing south-west community.
With more than 12,000 new homes expected in Christchurch’s south-west by 2044, the Council has approved a $35.7 million budget for facilities to serve the growing population. It's hoped to begin construction in early 2021, for a late 2022 opening.
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Councillors have approved Kyle Park as the preferred location for the new Hornby facility.
The next step is for the Council to consult the public about getting the park’s reserve classification and management plan amended to allow for the new facilities. This is set to happen in early 2019.