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Selwyn Times: June 21, 2016

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SELWYN TIMES Tuesday June 21 2016 7 News Permanent slow speed signs • By Hannah Samson-Barry LINCOLN motorists will be getting a reminder to slow down, with permanent digital speed signs being installed. Lincoln Community Committee wanted to install digital speed signs around the town to remind people of the speed they should be travelling at when entering the township. The district council has a series of the signs on rotation around the district, but committee chairwoman Ivy Harper said they wanted the signs to stay in Lincoln. “Our community is growing so much, we wanted a regular reminder,” Mrs Harper said. The permanent signs will placed on Edward St, Birchs Rd and Gerald St. The committee enlisted the help of companies around Canterbury to pay for the permanent signs as they are “quite expensive.” The supply, installation and commission per sign is $9600, making a grand total of $28,800 for all three signs. Funders included Fulton Hogan, Lincoln Developments Ltd, BHL Trust, Broadfield Estates and Ngai Tahu. There is currently a temporary council sign on Boundary Rd, one of those the council has on rotation throughout the district. Mrs Harper said that the committee was keen to ensure that the signs were available, so they lobbied for sponsorship, which was gratefully received. The signs are yet to be installed but now that the money has been raised it is a case of getting them installed and up-and-running. The signs will be installed by the district council’s maintenance contractor, HEB Construction is expected to start in about a month. HAVE YOUR SAY: Do you think these signs will help reduce speed? Email your thoughts to caitlin.miles@ starmedia.kiwi SAFETY: Permanent vehicle speed signs will be set up on roads into Lincoln in a bid to slow motorists entering the town. Fine for using pepper spray • By Andrew King A TOURIST who lashed out with pepper spray after consuming alcohol and cannabis at an Arthur’s Pass backpackers has been fined $600. Tourists staying in the hostel had to flee Simon Christopher Haas who became paranoid and lashed out with pepper spray he had brought into the country from Germany. Haas admitted one charge of possessing a disabling substance in the district court on June 16. He is from Liechtenstein, a German-speaking, principality between Austria and Switzerland. Haas was arrested on June 9 after he discharged the spray through a dormitory to deter what he thought were his attackers. Senior Constable Tony Beaumont arrived to find a number of people recovering from being blasted with pepper spray. “Turns out the man who called us thought he was being attacked but was actually just paranoid. The others were just going about their business,” he said. None of the people hit by the spray have pressed charges. “He was quite confused when we turned up. He was unsure why we were there. He came right after a few hours,” Senior Constable Beaumont said. 2016 Sensation Selwyn Awards Lincoln Event Centre, Saturday 30 July 2016, $75 per ticket Tickets On Sale Now!! The Selwyn District Council would like to thank everyone who submitted a nomination in the 2016 Sensational Selwyn Awards. There has been a fabulous response to the awards this year and it has been brilliant to see the District putting their best foot forward and celebrating their successes. The finalists and winners will be announced at the awards dinner on Saturday 30 July at the Lincoln Event Centre. The evening features the presentation of the nine awards to each category winner, fantastic entertainment from MC John Dunne and local musicians, and a gourmet menu created by Moveable Feasts featuring local Selwyn produce and beverages. Tickets are on sale now so make sure you don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to come along and support the amazing people and businesses in Selwyn. Tickets are available from iTICKET for $75 per person. You can book online at www.iticket .co.nz or call 0508 iTICKET. To guarantee you are seated as a group, please purchase your tickets in one transaction. For more information go to www.selwyn.govt.nz/ awards or visit your local Selwyn Library/ Service Centre or SDC Head Quarters in Rolleston. Book at www.iticket.co.nz or phone 0508 iTICKET For more information visit www.selwyn.govt.nz/awards Gala tickets are now on sale! Celebrating excellence throughout the Selwyn District Visit selwynawards.govt.nz/awards for nomination forms and iticket.co.nz - ‘Sensational Selwyn Awards’ for dinner tickets AGRI-BUSINESS ARTS AND CULTURE COMMUNITY SERVICE ENVIRONMENTAL LARGE BUSINESS SMALL BUSINESS SPORT TOURISM YOUNG ACHIEVER Rolleston