You may think that they won’t listen to you, and there’s good reason to think that, but it’s like voting in the elections — if you do nothing, they will take that as a signal that you don’t care what they do to you and your community.
The “consultation” document is downloadable here
You can indicate that you wish to speak to your submission, and if you do you will be contacted and offered a date and time. “At this stage we intend to hold submission hearings during the week starting 14 May 2018.”
The Council will meet to consider all submissions in June and it is anticipated that the Council will adopt the final 2018/38 Long term plan on 28 June.