Horowhenua District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Second Rates Instalment due 15 December

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 9:54 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is reminding residents that the second rates instalment for the 2017/18 rating year is due by 5pm on Friday 15 December 2017. More >>

Horowhenua Economic Development trust proposed

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 2:39 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council, like many councils, faces a challenge – the Council has acquired more property than it needs, and has to maintain and manage it all. More >>

Proposed Changes to the District Plan

Friday, 3 November 2017, 9:41 am | Horowhenua District Council

Consultation on two proposed plan changes to the Horowhenua District Plan begins this Friday 3 November. Group Manager Strategy and Development David McCorkindale says since the District Plan was reviewed between 2011 and 2013, there has been a ... More >>

Foxton’s Library Books are on the move

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 11:47 am | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton’s library books are being relocated to their new home in Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom. More >>

Horowhenua District Council on track in the First Quarter

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 7:18 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Council has spent 3% less than budgeted in the first financial quarter of this year. More >>

Population growth exceeds predictions for a second year

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 3:46 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua’s population is increasing above that predicted by independent agencies while the number of people receiving benefits is falling and more people are building homes. More >>

Jack Allen Community Hub to be Based in Levin RSA

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:38 am | Horowhenua District Council

A proposed new medical centre for Levin is one step closer as Horowhenua District Council agrees to sell land in Durham Street and support the establishment of the Jack Allan Community Services Hub in Levin’s RSA and Community Club. More >>

Horowhenua District Council Annual Report adopted

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 8:07 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Annual Report adopted The Horowhenua District Council has adopted its 2016/17 Annual Report. Overall an operating loss of $0.94 million was recorded; this was against a budgeted forecast of $3.182 million. However, a total comprehensive surplus of ... More >>

Compassion Housing will deliver community housing

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:55 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Existing Horowhenua District Council Community Housing tenancy agreements are secured, and residents will now receive an increased level of service aimed at improving well-being and decreasing isolation. More >>

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 >>



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