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What’s our future Horowhenua?

Friday, 22 September 2017, 3:43 pm | Horowhenua District Council

For the first time, Horowhenua District Council (HDC) is preparing for a 20 Year Long Term Plan. More >>

Friends of Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom donate funds raised

Friday, 8 September 2017, 11:19 am | Horowhenua District Council

Friends of Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom have donated funds to the Community and Culture Centre, after raising money through a cook book and quiz nights. More >>

Council reconfirms benefits of pending housing transfer

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 8:48 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has reconfirmed that the pending sale of its pensioner housing stock to Compassion Housing will benefit all, including tenants and the wider community. Council’s pensioner housing portfolio includes 115 units at eight complexes ... More >>

Nominations for Civic Honours Awards now open

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 12:35 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Awards recognise outstanding voluntary service by individuals and also community groups. More >>

Horowhenua surges ahead of regional neighbours and nation

Monday, 28 August 2017, 1:08 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Infometrics Quarterly Economic update has the District’s economic growth at 4% - the District’s fastest growth rate in more than a decade and well above the New Zealand growth rate of 2.8%. The District is now the 11th fastest growing Local ... More >>

Horowhenua District Council to achieve another first

Friday, 18 August 2017, 4:52 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council to achieve another first-of-its-kind in New Zealand Horowhenua District Council is to become the first council in New Zealand to use a purpose-made native ecosystem at an operational scale specifically for the irrigation ... More >>

Council Chief Executive’s reporting line expanded

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 1:20 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Chief Executive is the elected Council’s only employee, who in turn employs all other Council staff. More >>

Rates Rebate applications invited

Monday, 14 August 2017, 11:47 am | Horowhenua District Council

14 August 2017 - It is time to apply for a Rates Rebate for the 2017/18 rating year. More >>

Opportunity to create new Jack Allen Community Hub

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 11:52 am | Horowhenua District Council

The announcement by Cambridge Street Medical Centre to build a new modern primary health facility that will increase the number of health services in Levin/Taitoko has been welcomed. More >>

Purpose-built medical centre for Horowhenua

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 11:36 am | Horowhenua District Council

A new medical facility is planned for Levin following persistent growth in patient numbers at the Cambridge Street Medical Centre. More >>

'Peace in 10,000 Hands' Photos to be Auctioned for Charity

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 12:27 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 Friday 25 August. More >>

Funding opportunities for local non-profit organisations

Monday, 7 August 2017, 3:38 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is again inviting applications for funding from the community grants schemes it administers. More >>

New waterproof wheelchair increases access to hydrotherapy

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 2:16 pm | Horowhenua District Council

New waterproof wheelchair increases access to hydrotherapy pool People with limited mobility can make use of a new waterproof wheelchair to access the hydrotherapy pool at Levin Aquatic Centre. More >>

Horowhenua abatement notice for breach of landfill consent

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 2:30 pm | Horowhenua District Council

On 27 June 2017, Horizons Regional Council issued Horowhenua District Council (HDC) with an abatement notice to cease causing objectionable odour beyond the boundary of the Levin landfill. Horizons strategy and regulation group manager Dr Nic Peet ... More >>

Incomplete auditor’s report is being peer reviewed

Monday, 17 July 2017, 1:14 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Incomplete auditor’s report is being peer reviewed An incomplete internal auditor’s report about Horowhenua District Council is being peer reviewed. Finance, Audit and Risk Subcommittee Independent Chair, Philip Jones says despite recommendations that ... More >>

Scientific approach fixes Foxton’s water clarity issues

Monday, 17 July 2017, 9:20 am | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton’s water clarity issues have been fixed for good and this will come as great news to residents experiencing discoloured water. More >>

Business Excellence a key priority for Horowhenua Council

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 12:40 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has completed its inaugural assessment as part of the CouncilMARK™ local government excellence programme and been given an overall CouncilMARK™ rating of B. More >>

Funding secured for Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom

Monday, 10 July 2017, 6:50 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton, Te Taitoa Māori o Te Awahou and New Zealand’s Dutch community to stand tall after funding secured Ko tēnei wāhi tūpuna o te taura whiri o te mātauranga me ngā Tāngata kātoa i te mana me ngā whakaaro nui. Dit is Oranjehof, waar culturen ... More >>

Submission on proposed expressway approved

Friday, 7 July 2017, 1:06 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Submission on proposed expressway approved Horowhenua District Council (HDC) has approved its submission to NZ Transport Agency’s (NZTA) proposal to create an expressway from Ōtaki to North of Levin as part of the Roads of National Significance. NZTA’s ... More >>

Growth prompts proposed change to Horowhenua District Plan

Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 11:51 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council’s Strategy Committee this evening will consider a change to the District Plan which aims to provide for growth more efficiently within the main towns of the Horowhenua District. More >>



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