Media Release 03 - Horowhenua Flooding

Published on 17 August 2019

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The following roads remain closed in Horowhenua due to flooding:

  • Okarito Avenue
  • Buller Road

The following roads have been re-opened:

  • Newport Street
  • Easton Way

An estimated 32mm of rain fell at Levin between 12 noon and 2.00pm.

Council’s call centre has received more than 130 flood-related calls since midday.

With the rain subsiding, a lot of the surface flooding has now receded. Council remains in contact with a few properties to provide assistance.

If assistance is needed urgently please call Council’s Main line on 06 366 0999.