Horowhenua District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Recreational Services appointed as Council’s new Open Spaces

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 10:40 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has awarded its Open Spaces Maintenance contract to a new provider to the District – Recreational Services. More >>

Shannon wastewater decision a win for community

Monday, 30 March 2015, 11:27 am | Horowhenua District Council

Newly granted resource consents to discharge treated effluent over land - and not just into Manawatu River - for 34 years is seen as a significant milestone and a win for the Shannon community. More >>

Capital Connection subsidy funding has support of Mayor

Thursday, 26 March 2015, 3:22 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horizons Regional Council's decision to contribute funding in efforts to see the Capital Connection rail service continue has full support from Horowhenua District's Mayor and Deputy Mayor. More >>

Feedback sought on rating system & development contributions

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 2:12 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The rating system and development contributions are the two key issues in the Draft Long Term Plan 2015 - 2025 that Horowhenua District Council wants public feedback on. More >>

Draft Long Term Plan community discussion events

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 1:20 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Residents and ratepayers are invited to attend any of four community discussion events next week to learn more about what interests them in Horowhenua District Council's Draft Long Term Plan 2015 - 2025. More >>

Behind the Hedges 2015 set to sell-out

Friday, 6 March 2015, 12:12 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua's popular country lifestyle trail Behind the Hedges is well on track to sell-out for another year. The Sunday 15 March event will showcase eight lifestyle properties throughout the District, and will help raise funds for Te Takere Horowhenua ... More >>

Change of Fire Season Status

Tuesday, 3 March 2015, 11:19 am | Horowhenua District Council

The lighting of fires in the open air within Horowhenua District - excluding the three kilometre coastal margin, all beaches, all land within one metre of DOC reserves and all DOC land - is now at OPEN status, meaning no permits are required. More >>

Proposed Long Term Plan for next 10 years to be released

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 11:33 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council's Draft Long Term Plan for 2015 - 2025 will be made public and open for submissions this Friday. More >>

Fletcher Reinforcing to relocate from Petone to Levin

Tuesday, 16 December 2014, 11:19 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua's strategic business location has prompted New Zealand's largest construction company to move part of its operation to Levin. More >>

Foxton Beach water supply gains top marks

Friday, 28 November 2014, 11:55 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council's water supply to Foxton Beach has just received an Aa grade under Ministry of Health drinking water grading. More >>

Foxton river loop working party formed

Friday, 21 November 2014, 2:17 pm | Horowhenua District Council

A working party has been formed to investigate options to reintroduce permanent flow into the Manawatu River Loop at Foxton. More >>

Feedback will help form rating review proposal

Monday, 17 November 2014, 4:32 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is now considering public feedback as part of a review to its rating system and to help form a proposal for the Draft Long Term Plan 2015 - 2025. More >>

Horowhenua businesses surveyed on workforce needs

Monday, 10 November 2014, 4:35 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua employers are telling it like it is in an online survey for a strategy to ensure there are enough suitably-skilled staff available locally to meet the demands of growing industries in the District. More >>

Horowhenua's weekly community bus service to return

Monday, 10 November 2014, 9:39 am | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua's Day Out In Town Community Bus service is making a comeback, providing low-cost travel between Levin, Waitarere, Foxton, Foxton Beach and Shannon every Friday. More >>

Business owner keen to learn about Workforce Development

Wednesday, 22 October 2014, 3:41 pm | Horowhenua District Council

A lack of suitably-skilled staff available in Horowhenua is forcing one business owner to don tools and take to the factory floor himself just to keep up with workload. More >>

Horowhenua art and asparagus celebrated at upcoming event

Friday, 17 October 2014, 9:39 am | Horowhenua District Council

The spring-time flavour of asparagus and the talents of Horowhenua artists will once again be celebrated at an upcoming annual event in Horowhenua. More >>

Workforce development strategy to address labour needs

Tuesday, 14 October 2014, 10:28 am | Horowhenua District Council

A Horowhenua Workforce Development Strategy is planned in efforts to address the lack of suitably-skilled staff available locally - a major constraint to continued business growth in the district. This is one of the issues identified in the Horowhenua ... More >>

Water supplies gain best-ever compliance results

Monday, 6 October 2014, 3:30 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council's water supplies to Foxton Beach, Foxton and Shannon have just received their best-ever results for compliance with the Drinking Water Standards for New Zealand. MidCentral Health's Public Health Services Drinking Water ... More >>

Shannon Wastewater Solution Likely Soon

Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 1:20 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Resource consent applications for Shannon’s wastewater treatment plant discharges are progressing well, thanks to effective collaboration between Horowhenua District Council and submitters. More >>

Unemployment drops and local economy on the up

Friday, 26 September 2014, 5:01 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Unemployment in Horowhenua has dropped 1.9 percent from a year ago and is now at its lowest rate since March 2009. More >>

 

 

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