Hastings District Council - Latest News [Page 2]

Flaxmere learn to swim classes get gold ranking

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 2:01 pm | Hastings District Council

The Flaxmere pool has been awarded Swimming New Zealand’s Gold Quality Swim School certification for the fourth year running. More >>

Ground-breaking housing underway

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 8:27 am | Hastings District Council

The ground will be ‘broken’ for Hastings’ newest and most visionary housing development next week, following a blessing ceremony on Friday [10am, corner of Tarbet St and Boston Cres]. More >>

Variety of projects gain funding through Annual Plan process

Monday, 10 June 2019, 3:28 pm | Hastings District Council

Careful financial management for business as usual, balanced with support for community projects has resulted in a rate increase as signalled in the draft annual plan, following consultation with the community earlier this year. More >>

Strategy seeks to make Hastings a welcoming place for all

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 10:25 am | Hastings District Council

Making Hastings an inclusive, welcoming district for all nationalities and cultures is a key vision for Hastings District Council, and one which may be strengthened with Central Government support. More >>

Hastings district retail spending remains strong

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 4:07 pm | Hastings District Council

Retail spending in the Hastings district has again outstripped the national spending growth rate compared to the same time last year, confirming the local economy remains buoyant. More >>

Successful Youth Week showcases talent and passion

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 1:53 pm | Hastings District Council

It’s a wrap for Youth Week, one of the biggest, most successful local celebrations of the national event held in the Hawke’s Bay region. More >>

Community plans bringing people together, improving lives

Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 10:23 am | Hastings District Council

Helping the district’s diverse communities develop their strengths is an important focus for the Hastings District Council, and there’s been steady progress on a number of initiatives this year through its community plan approach. More >>

Safer Hastings coalition welcomes new partners

Friday, 24 May 2019, 3:29 pm | Hastings District Council

Keeping the community safe is best achieved when people come together from different sectors to have input, and that’s what’s making Safer Hastings a success. More >>

Hastings City Gallery is calling for exhibition proposals

Friday, 24 May 2019, 3:19 pm | Hastings District Council

The Hastings City Art Gallery is calling for individual and collaborative exhibition proposals to be included in our 2020 Foyer and Alcove exhibition programme. More >>

New city centre hotel will stimulate growth

Friday, 24 May 2019, 1:14 pm | Hastings District Council

A new 35-room apartment-style hotel is to be built in the Hastings city centre in a vacant building behind the Hawke’s Bay Opera House, Municipal Building and Plaza. More >>

Youth Week in full swing

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 9:59 am | Hastings District Council

Youth Week is more than half way through and there’s more to come in Hastings ahead of the big finale event this Sunday, May 26. More >>

Hastings boxing academy is “growing the giants within

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 9:44 am | Hastings District Council

The Hastings Giants Boxing Academy will have been at their Eastbourne Street location for four years next month, within which time the programme has made a difference to hundreds of young people’s lives. More >>

Rule change will help meet RSE workers’ housing needs

Monday, 20 May 2019, 12:13 pm | Hastings District Council

It will soon be easier for employers seeking to accommodate RSE (Recognised Seasonal Employer) workers with a variation to the proposed district plan adopted by the Hastings District Council strategy planning and partnerships committee last week. More >>

Shining a light on cycle safety

Friday, 17 May 2019, 10:28 am | Hastings District Council

Cyclists in Hastings may have seen some pop-ups around the city this month, as the Be Safe Be Seen cycling campaign heads into its third week. More >>

Flaxmere community exercise classes recognised

Monday, 13 May 2019, 3:08 pm | Hastings District Council

The popular senior strength and balance classes run at the Flaxmere Community Centre have been accredited by ACC (the Stronger for Longer lead agency in Hawke’s Bay) and Enliven Older People Services, in recognition of their contribution to the health ... More >>

Craggy Range track remediation hearings date set

Friday, 10 May 2019, 3:31 pm | Hastings District Council

Twenty-six submissions on the Hastings District Council’s publicly notified application to remediate the remainder of the Craggy Range track have been received, and a hearing date set for June 11. More >>

Meeting To Discuss A Positive Way Forward

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 3:01 pm | Hastings District Council

Today the Hastings District Council, Police and Te Mata Park Trust met to discuss the gang event last Saturday on Te Mata Peak and how all stakeholders can work collaboratively to find a way forward which allows everyone in the community to have safe access ... More >>

Mayors praise graduates’ efforts

Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 1:02 pm | Hastings District Council

More than 70 Hawke’s Bay graduates of Industry Training Organisations (ITOs) were recognised at this year’s Mayor’s Taskforce for Jobs industry training graduation ceremony at Karamu High School last week. More >>

Specialist recycling options at Environment Centre

Friday, 3 May 2019, 2:14 pm | Hastings District Council

There are ways to recycle some of the bits and pieces from our everyday lives that can’t go in the council recycling collections – and it takes just a small amount of effort. More >>

Plastic bottles 1 and 2: lids off, washed and squashed

Monday, 29 April 2019, 10:09 am | Hastings District Council

From May 1, the only plastics being collected for recycling across the Hastings district are plastic bottles with the numbers 1 or 2 stamped on them. More >>



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