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Artwork designs sought for Solway Park toilet block

Friday, 5 February 2016, 12:00 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Designs are being sought for artwork to decorate the outer walls of the new public toilet block at Solway Park in Levin. Horowhenua District Council’s Property and Parks manager Arthur Nelson says the project is designed to add more vibrancy to ... More >>

Shannon Community Development Trust applications close soon

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 10:18 am | Horowhenua District Council

Shannon Community Development Trust applications close soon Shannon Community Development Trust grant applications close at 5pm on Monday 29 February. The Trust provides targeted funding for projects that bring benefits to the Shannon community. Groups and individuals ... More >>

Levin Landfill to remain open as viable community asset

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 9:55 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council intends to keep the Levin Landfill open as a viable asset in the best interests of the community. More >>

Funding opportunities for local non-profit organisations

Monday, 18 January 2016, 5:04 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Funding opportunities for local non-profit organisations Applications for funding from the community grants schemes administered by Horowhenua District Council have opened. The Horowhenua Community Development Grant, Community Consultation Grant ... More >>

Restricted Fire Season means fires by permit only

Monday, 18 January 2016, 10:46 am | Horowhenua District Council

Permits for all open air fires will be required as a Restricted Fire Season comes into effect in Horowhenua from this Wednesday. The exceptions are: · Barbecues lit in properly-constructed containers and fuelled with gas or liquid fuel. More >>

Foxton, Foxton Beach Level 1 water restrictions reinstated

Friday, 15 January 2016, 4:56 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Level 1 water restrictions are back in place from today until further notice for Council water supplies in Foxton and Foxton Beach. More >>

Foxton And Foxton Beach Water Restrictions Escalated

Wednesday, 30 December 2015, 11:08 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council requests that all Foxton and Foxton Beach residents and visitors reduce water use now. More >>

Opportunity to develop aged care specialist region

Monday, 21 December 2015, 2:04 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The potential to develop Manawatu-Whanganui as a specialist region providing affordable care and lifestyle opportunities for older people will be researched in coming months. More >>

Second set of youth Waka Wall panels on display at Te Takere

Monday, 14 December 2015, 5:24 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Media Release: Monday 14 December 2015 Second set of youth Waka Wall panels on display at Te Takere Youth artwork once again adorns the 10 concrete waka walls outside Te Takere in Levin. The two-metre-tall panels will remain on display for the duration ... More >>

Second rates instalment due

Monday, 7 December 2015, 11:26 am | Horowhenua District Council

The second of four rates instalments is due Tuesday 15 December and Horowhenua District Council offers a range of payment options. More >>

Fundraising efforts for Wheels for Elias

Friday, 13 November 2015, 3:59 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council staff will pitch in again to fundraise for the Wheels for Elias campaign with a garage sale, car wash, sausage sizzle and raffles on Saturday 21 November More >>

Spring clean for Foxton s water reservoir and pipes

Monday, 2 November 2015, 9:57 am | Horowhenua District Council

Residents connected to the Foxton town water supply are encouraged to use water conservatively this weekend. This is while the town's water storage reservoir and pipes are being cleaned and scoured by Horowhenua District Council's contractor. ... More >>

District-wide 'wear black' mufti day fundraiser

Wednesday, 14 October 2015, 10:50 am | Horowhenua District Council

A district-wide mufti day to fundraise for the Wheels for Elias campaign and to show support for the All Blacks at the Rugby World Cup will be held next week. More >>

Apply now for Horowhenua Tertiary Education Scholarships

Thursday, 8 October 2015, 1:31 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Applications for Horowhenua District Council's Tertiary Education Scholarships have opened for the 2016 study year. Each year Horowhenua District Council awards up to three scholarships, with each recipient receiving $2500 towards their tertiary study ... More >>

Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom project continues to develop momentu

Wednesday, 30 September 2015, 10:41 am | Horowhenua District Council

Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom project continues to develop momentum Momentum continues to develop for Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom in Foxton's town centre. With building consent having been approved last month, the next steps are to secure more funding and in ... More >>

Council Regulatory Services on tour

Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 12:44 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council's Regulatory Services staff are to hold public 'open day' sessions at various locations throughout the District from September 29. More >>

Lake Horowhenua restoration project progressing well

Monday, 14 September 2015, 11:47 am | Horowhenua District Council

On behalf of the Lake Horowhenua Accord, Horizons Regional Council has applied for resource consents for several of the major initiatives proposed. More >>

Nominations for Civic Honours close soon

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 10:40 am | Horowhenua District Council

Categories include Community Affairs; Social Affairs/Services, Cultural Affairs, Youth Affairs, Recreation and Sport, Educational Services, Religious Affairs, and Conservation. More >>

Horowhenua Youth Excellence Scholarships nominations open

Monday, 7 September 2015, 4:04 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Mayor Brendan Duffy says while $250 may not be a large sum of money, if it sews the seed of opportunity for a young person then it is money well spent. More >>

Help keep Horowhenua beautiful during Clean-Up Week

Monday, 7 September 2015, 9:19 am | Horowhenua District Council

Volunteers are needed to 'adopt a spot' in Horowhenua and pick up litter during Clean-Up Week startingMonday 14 September. More >>



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