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Blunt council report challenges voters to get the facts

Friday, 19 July 2019, 10:32 am | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council Chief Executive Richard Briggs is urging those standing for elected positions on the Council to “be well-informed and base their views on fact”. More >>

Council opens annual Parks survey

Thursday, 18 July 2019, 2:49 pm | Hamilton City Council

The survey is a key part of the regular analysis the Council does on its levels of service and performance managing the hundreds of hectares of reserve land it is responsible for across the city. More >>

Strike up the band!

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 3:56 pm | Hamilton City Council

The city hosts the 2019 NZ Brass Band Championships this week – the first time the event has been held in the city in 40 years. It will welcome more than 800 participants, an estimated 600 spectators – plus a further 85-strong contingent coming in from ... More >>

Hamilton City Council launches elections website and video

Monday, 8 July 2019, 3:21 pm | Hamilton City Council

Members of Hamilton’s diverse community star in a key element of Hamilton City Council’s campaign to encourage participation in this year’s local government elections. More >>

Free bus rides for young Hamiltonians start this weekend

Friday, 5 July 2019, 10:39 am | Hamilton City Council

A new initiative offering free bus travel for Hamilton’s young people kicks off this weekend (6 and 7 July). More >>

Grantham St temporary road closure

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 5:53 pm | Hamilton City Council

A section of Grantham St in the central city will be closed to traffic on Friday 5 July from 9am - 4pm. More >>

Weaving stars come out at Waikato Museum for Matariki

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 2:35 pm | Hamilton City Council

Matariki will be a real celebration at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato this Saturday (6 July), with an interactive day of kapa haka, poi, traditional Maaori games and other activities with the opening day of the biennial national exhibition ... More >>

No Council restrictions on club funding applications

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 4:49 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council chief executive Richard Briggs has confirmed the Council has no restrictions on local community and sporting organisations seeking gaming machine funding. More >>

Hamilton’s new transport hub a talking point

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 9:17 am | Hamilton City Council

A new transport hub in Rotokauri, expected to be built mid-2020, was one of the talking points at Hamilton City Council’s Your Neighbourhood open day event in Crawshaw last week. More >>

Hamiltonians urged to make a plastic free pledge this July

Monday, 1 July 2019, 5:32 pm | Hamilton City Council

Today (1 July) marks the start of Plastic Free July, an international movement highlighting the effects of plastic pollution and challenging us to make a plastic-free pledge. More >>

Community event fund open for applications

Monday, 1 July 2019, 1:40 pm | Hamilton City Council

The fund makes $50,000 available to non-profit community organisations hosting inclusive, free or low-cost events held in Hamilton. More >>

Council take steps to improve cycle lane safety

Friday, 28 June 2019, 5:03 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council’s Transportation Unit has started work on a project to add broken yellow no-stopping lines to existing cycle lanes around the city in areas where the cycle lane is next to a kerb. More >>

Library agreement reflects Councils’ collaboration

Friday, 28 June 2019, 2:37 pm | Hamilton City Council

Shared library services between Hamilton residents and for Waikato District residents in the immediate areas around Hamilton will resume next month after an agreement between the two councils was approved yesterday. More >>

New consultation for Prostitution Bylaw review

Friday, 28 June 2019, 11:57 am | Hamilton City Council

A new public consultation process on Hamilton City Council’s Prostitution Bylaw review will start from Monday 1 July 2019. More >>

Rototuna village reaches another milestone

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 4:32 pm | Hamilton City Council

The Rototuna Village reached another milestone with the Council’s Community Services and Environment Committee this week (Tuesday 25 June) approving the project move to the next phase of its development. More >>

Resurfacing to improve Wairere Dr Eastbound

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 4:16 pm | Hamilton City Council

Road resurfacing work will be carried out over two nights on Friday 28 June and Sunday 30 June to resurface Wairere Dr from Te Rapa Rd eastbound to Karewa Pl. More >>

Council calls for vigilance after spate of break-ins

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 3:31 pm | Hamilton City Council

Council calls for vigilance after spate of break-ins and vandalism Hamilton residents are being urged to stay vigilant and report suspicious activity around community owned assets after vandalism, break-ins and thefts at sites managed by Hamilton City ... More >>

Dirty Dog returns with over 300 muddy, tired, and happy dogs

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 12:32 pm | Hamilton City Council

Ngaruawahia’s Christian Youth Camp was almost over-run with dogs last Saturday (15 June) during the 2019 Dirty Dog Challenge. More >>

Property Council Merit Award for Victoria on the River

Friday, 21 June 2019, 4:29 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton’s riverside park, Victoria on the River is still gaining accolades, picking up another award 18 months after it was formally opened. More >>

Hamilton celebrates Matariki

Friday, 21 June 2019, 4:06 pm | Hamilton City Council

Matariki is a time of renewal and celebration beginning with the rising of the Matariki star cluster, also known as pleiades. Traditionally, it is a time for remembering those who have passed away and also celebrating new life. In recent years Matariki ... More >>



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