Horowhenua District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Major projects planned for Horowhenua

Monday, 30 May 2016, 11:39 am | Horowhenua District Council

A significant amount of work is on Horowhenua District Council’s agenda for the coming year. More >>

Joint transfer to Community Housing Provider

Friday, 27 May 2016, 12:38 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Government has announced today that it will explore an opportunity to include approximately 250 Housing New Zealand properties and tenancies in the region with Horowhenua District Council’s pensioner housing units in a joint transfer to a ... More >>

Horowhenua District Council backs Vote2016 campaign

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 10:09 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has confirmed its participation in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) Vote2016 campaign to increase nationwide voter participation in the October local elections to more than 50 per cent. More >>

Horowhenua’s library and community centres draw the crowds

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 11:19 am | Horowhenua District Council

People flocked to Te Takere in Levin during April, helped by the popular Cubic Structural Evolution Project hands-on installation featuring 120,000 white Lego blocks and the construction creativity of visitors. More >>

New Public Places Bylaw to benefit everyone

Monday, 9 May 2016, 12:21 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Efforts to ensure Horowhenua residents and visitors can safely enjoy public spaces throughout the District is the aim of the new Public Places Bylaw 2016 which came into effect last Friday. More >>

Horowhenua Social Sector Trial to become community-led

Friday, 6 May 2016, 9:13 am | Horowhenua District Council

The successful five year Social Sector Trial in Horowhenua is to transition from being community-influenced to community-led by the end of the year. More >>

Horowhenua leading the way with land-irrigated wastewater

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 11:07 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua leading the way with land-irrigated wastewater The successfully-completed upgrade of the Shannon Wastewater Treatment Plant takes Horowhenua a significant step closer to seeing nearly all of the District’s wastewater irrigated to land. ... More >>

Levin town water supply being future-proofed

Friday, 15 April 2016, 10:20 am | Horowhenua District Council

The Levin Water Treatment Plant upgrade is helping future-proof the town’s water supply. More >>

EOIs sought for Council’s pensioner housing stock

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:27 am | Horowhenua District Council

Expressions of interest will be sought from Community Housing Providers keen to purchase Horowhenua District Council’s 115 pensioner housing units. More >>

Roads of National Significance Impact on Horowhenua District

Tuesday, 29 March 2016, 1:40 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Wellington Northern Corridor (WNC), a Roads of National Significance (RoNS) project, is set to be an economic catalyst for the Horowhenua District. NZIER analysis shows the new infrastructure will present long term gains for Horowhenua from employment ... More >>

Horowhenua economy set for transformation

Tuesday, 29 March 2016, 12:00 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Over the past 10 years 80% of territorial local economies (TLAs) grew faster than Horowhenua; with the District also ranked 62 out of 66 TLAs for slowest growth in employment. More >>

Foxton Main Street final working plans presented to public

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 3:58 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The final working plans to upgrade and enhance Foxton’s Main Street were presented at a community meeting attended by just over 100 people last night. Horowhenua District Council has been working with the community to revitalise Foxton through implementing ... More >>

Horowhenua poised for growth

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 1:29 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua is experiencing a significant increase in commercial and real estate property interest in the District. More >>

Foxton Main Street final working plans to be presented

Monday, 7 March 2016, 3:59 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The final working plans for the upgrade and beautification of Foxton’s Main Street will be showcased at a public meeting on Tuesday 15 March. The overall aim of the project is to make the street safer for pedestrians and more pleasant to encourage ... More >>

Council building’s structural integrity confirmed

Thursday, 3 March 2016, 11:56 am | Horowhenua District Council

The Horowhenua District Council main office building’s structural integrity has been confirmed safe and sound. More >>

Green light for Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom construction

Thursday, 3 March 2016, 11:10 am | Horowhenua District Council

Construction of Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom in Foxton has been given the go-ahead by Horowhenua District Council. More >>

Geese cull at Lake Horowhenua Domain

Wednesday, 24 February 2016, 3:46 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Efforts to control Canada geese at Lake Horowhenua Domain will see an organised cull take place next week. The Domain will be closed to the public from 6.45am to 9.00am on Saturday 5 March and Sunday 6 March, when the cull will take place. It ... More >>

Council seeks public feedback on future of pensioner housing

Thursday, 18 February 2016, 9:46 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is to seek community feedback on a proposal that it no longer provides pensioner housing as a core service. More >>

Mangaore Stream sewage video a complete distortion of facts

Monday, 15 February 2016, 5:26 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council reassures the public that a video circulating on social media claiming to show raw sewage in a Shannon stream is a complete distortion of facts. More >>

Levin Aquatic Centre improvements

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:40 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Media Release: Tuesday 9 February 2016 Levin Aquatic Centre improvements The Levin Aquatic Centre is to receive major improvement works this year. Council has approved to proceed with the 1.67 million project as identified in the 2015-2025 Long Term ... More >>



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