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Dog incident

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 4:01 pm | Hastings District Council

An extensive three day independent investigation shows that a Hastings District Council animal control officer “could not have been involved” in an incident that left a dog injured. More >>

Recycling in bulk: A rural initiative

Friday, 21 August 2015, 4:07 pm | Hastings District Council

Wanting to help more farmers move away from disposing of rubbish on their farms has led to some ‘outside the square’ thinking by Hastings District Council’s waste minimisation team - and it is finding great favour with rural residents. More >>

More Spending needed in Hastings City Centre

Monday, 17 August 2015, 10:29 am | Hastings District Council

More people on the streets, for longer, with money in their pocket to spend in the shops are needed in Hastings city centre More >>

Hundreds of kids descending on sports park

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 9:10 am | Hastings District Council

Hundreds of kids descending on sports park The inaugural Super Sixes will be a big send-off for up to 700 primary school children from across the North Island next month – a “last hurrah” before the Year sixes (10 and 11 year olds) head off ... More >>

Challenging clay at Hastings City Art Gallery

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 4:22 pm | Hastings District Council

Five ceramics artists have come together in the style of the 1980 ceramics exhibition that was hailed at the time as challenging the traditions art and craft divide. Five by Five: New Conversations with Clay, installed this week in the Hastings City Art ... More >>

Your home’s history now on-line

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 2:39 pm | Hastings District Council

Your home’s history now on-line Until recently searching property records held by council could only be described as a tad laborious; now you could almost describe it as fun - and many thousands of people are using it. In the past wanting to check ... More >>

New artwork for “Happy Tav” site

Friday, 31 July 2015, 12:33 pm | Hastings District Council

Talented Havelock North school students will be able to admire their own handiwork in a very public space for the next two years. More >>

Register your dog before the end of the week

Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 1:53 pm | Hastings District Council

Registering a dog before the end of this week will save dog owners up to $55 – and ensure they avoid the $300 fine they will get if they are caught with an unregistered dog. More >>

Arts and what’s on Hastings

Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 5:09 pm | Hastings District Council

Another snow dump is expected in Hastings this week – but this time it will be right in the centre of town. More >>

Hastings Crematorium Plans

Thursday, 9 July 2015, 5:14 pm | Hastings District Council

It is not often the chapel and cemetery team get to hang out with their visitors; normally the staff are busy working while their visitors are often grief-stricken. More >>

Time out: Art for bereaved kids

Friday, 3 July 2015, 12:21 pm | Hastings District Council

The impetus for Hawke’s Bay artist Deborah Smith putting her efforts into running free art classes for bereaved children was the death of her own father. He was 42 when he died from melanoma; Smith was 18 and her siblings younger. It was a very ... More >>

Animal Welfare Centre: next stages

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 3:36 pm | Hastings District Council

The first stage of the kennel redevelopment at Hastings District Council’s pound is all but finished. The final coat of resin was applied to the floor today (July 2), and the painters will be back to finish next week. The kennel doors will go on ... More >>

Opera House and CBD

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 3:35 pm | Hastings District Council

A timeline for decisions on the earthquake-prone Hawke’s Bay Opera House has been announced. Residents are expected to get their first look at possible options in about 10 weeks’ time. Those options are likely to be broader than many imagine, ... More >>

Brown on show

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 4:50 pm | Hastings District Council

Brown on show The latest exhibition in the Hastings City Art Gallery, No direct access to reality , is a double whammy for artist John Brown. Not only is he the creator of the artwork but in his relatively new position as the gallery’s full-time ... More >>

Draft smokefree policy – we want your feedback

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 10:25 am | Hastings District Council

Whether bus shelters, parks, playgrounds and sports fields should be smoke free is a question being put to Napier and Hastings residents from this week. More >>

Bush thinning

Monday, 29 June 2015, 5:09 pm | Hastings District Council

The paths in Hastings’ Cornwall Park are about to be lightened up with some judicious thinning of the greenery. Hastings District Council maintenance staff will start on the work this Thursday (July 2). More >>

Mana Ahuriri

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 5:19 pm | Hastings District Council

Renaming the region’s airport Hawke’s Bay Airport Ahuriri is the preferred option of the Hastings District Council. More >>

Hastings District Council What’s On

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 4:30 pm | Hastings District Council

A full range of artist’s impressions and plans of the new Hawke’s Bay chapel and crematorium will be on display next Saturday (July 4). More >>

The bearded men

Friday, 19 June 2015, 1:03 pm | Hastings District Council

How low will they grow: Four burly men on Hastings City Assist team are growing their beards for seven months – then shave them off as part of the Child Cancer Foundation’s annual fundrazor, in support of the Child Cancer Foundation which helps children ... More >>

Whirinaki water supply

Tuesday, 2 June 2015, 1:07 pm | Hastings District Council

Residents in Whirinaki [north of Hastings] are relying on a reservoir filled with fresh water after their bore supply water was affected by sea water. More >>



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