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Public announcement for Heatherlea East Road residents

Friday, 23 August 2019, 4:54 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Residents of Heatherlea East Road are advised that the road has been closed to through traffic due to an under-slip caused by a blocked culvert. More >>

Foxton Heated Pools opens with Family Fun Day

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 9:43 am | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton Heated Pools opens for the extended summer season on Sunday 1 September with a free Family Fun Day from 10am to 2pm. More >>

Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō café back in business

Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 10:24 am | Horowhenua District Council

The café at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō will soon be back in business. More >>

Flooding event highlights need for resource consent

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 10:45 am | Horowhenua District Council

The district’s stormwater infrastructure was tested on Saturday, with heavy rain causing flooding throughout Levin and Ōhau. More >>

Horowhenua Flooding Event - Media Update 2

Saturday, 17 August 2019, 5:21 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Council Officers are continuing to contact properties identified as at risk, but at this stage no one is needing assistance. More >>

Horowhenua Flooding Event - Media Update 3.15pm

Saturday, 17 August 2019, 3:27 pm | Horowhenua District Council

NZTA have also been informed that part of State Highway 1, on Oxford Street near the Mobil service station, is flooded and recommended that it is closed. More >>

Council contenders put their best feet forward

Saturday, 17 August 2019, 10:59 am | Horowhenua District Council

Council contenders put their best feet forward Forty-six people have thrown their hats in the ring as candidates in the upcoming Horowhenua District Council and Foxton Community Board elections. When the deadline for nominations passed at midday today ... More >>

Peace in 10000 Hands photo art to be auctioned for charity

Friday, 16 August 2019, 1:17 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Fourteen large Peace in 10,000 Hands photographic prints will go under the hammer at a charity auction at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō in Levin on Saturday 31 August. More >>

Reduced speed limits come into effect for Horowhenua roads

Friday, 16 August 2019, 12:32 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Reduced speed limits are now in effect for most rural and rural residential roads in Horowhenua after Horowhenua District Council ratified the new speed limits at its meeting on 14 August. More >>

Business park planned following property sales

Wednesday, 7 August 2019, 4:45 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Unused industrial-zoned Council land has been sold to make way for a proposed business park in Levin. More >>

Funding applications invited for interactive projects

Friday, 2 August 2019, 8:52 am | Horowhenua District Council

Community Development Advisor Kim Stewart said Council wants to hear from creative people who are keen to produce a local interactive or intergenerational project. More >>

Pre-Election Report aims to inform and ignite debate

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 4:39 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has issued a frank Pre-Election Report that aims to ignite debate among candidates and the public in the lead-up to the 2019 Local Body Elections. More >>

Applications open for five community grants schemes

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 10:21 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is inviting applications for funding from five community grants schemes and offering workshops to help people make the most of them. More >>

Nominations for Civic Honours Awards now open

Friday, 26 July 2019, 5:11 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Nominations for Horowhenua District Council’s Civic Honours Awards are now open. Civic Honours Awards recognise outstanding voluntary service by individuals and community groups across eight categories: community, cultural, education, recreation/sport, ... More >>

Energy Management Programme delivers strong savings

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 10:43 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council’s Energy Management Programme is delivering strong savings, with 1,140,000 kWh of energy consumption avoided since it began in May 2017. More >>

72-Hour Film Challenge gives young filmmakers a chance

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 9:44 am | Horowhenua District Council

Budding filmmakers in Horowhenua will be able to put their talents to the test these school holidays in the 72-Hour Film Challenge. More >>

Youth Space celebrates Pacific cultures

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 10:09 am | Horowhenua District Council

Youth Space at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō will celebrate Pacific cultures next week as the popular school holiday programme SPYFusion (South Pacific Youth Fusion) returns for its second year. More >>

Dog registration fee refunds up for grabs

Monday, 1 July 2019, 1:59 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua dog owners who pay their dog registration by Saturday 13 July will be in the draw to win a full refund of their dog registration fee. More >>

Heritage Fund open for applications

Monday, 1 July 2019, 12:03 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Heritage Fund is for projects that conserve or restore the heritage value or character of a property recognised under the Horowhenua District Plan for its historical significance. The Fund is open for applications during July and August and has $30,000 ... More >>

Council demands action on state highway safety improvements

Friday, 28 June 2019, 3:16 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is calling on New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) to take urgent action to address safety issues on stretches of State Highway 1 and State Highway 57 that run through the district. More >>

 

 

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