Horowhenua District Council - Latest News [Page 2]

Local elections candidate workshops in Horowhenua

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 3:59 pm | Horowhenua District Council

If you have thought about local politics and having a say in the future of your district, then find out more about standing as a candidate to become a community board member, a councillor or even a mayor. More >>

Matariki celebrations offer Māori weaving experience

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 9:45 am | Horowhenua District Council

The opportunity to try your hand at Māori flax weaving and finger string games is part of a two-week programme of events to celebrate Puanga Matariki in Horowhenua. More >>

New speed limits keep kids safe around schools

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 5:36 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Roads around six Levin schools will be safer for children following Horowhenua District Council’s adoption of four additional school zones with variable speed limits. More >>

Council adopts proposed rural roads speed limit changes

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 5:31 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Speed limits on most rural and rural residential roads in Horowhenua are set to drop following Horowhenua District Council’s adoption of proposed speed limit changes at its meeting on 12 June. More >>

Rates rebates applications to close soon

Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 1:57 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua ratepayers who have yet to apply for a rates rebate for the 2018-2019 rating year are encouraged to do so before applications close on 28 June 2019. More >>

Lack of transport options of concern to Horowhenua residents

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 3:31 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The results of the first Horowhenua transportation survey show strong support for improved public transport options and call for prioritising cycling safety improvements on State Highways running through the district. More >>

Horowhenua District Council backs Vote 2019 campaign

Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 1:07 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council has confirmed its participation in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) Vote 2019 campaign to lift nationwide voter turnout in local elections and increase people’s engagement with their local council. More >>

Council invites feedback on resident satisfaction

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 2:01 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is running its Resident Satisfaction Survey to find out what residents and ratepayers think about its services, facilities and communications. Community wellbeing is also an important part of the survey. More >>

More public transport options wanted, cycling safety

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 1:37 pm | Horowhenua District Council

More public transport options wanted, and cycling safety improvements on state highways More >>

Foxton Beach Pump Track awarded Active Park of the Year

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 10:26 am | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton Beach’s popular pump track has been awarded Active Park of the Year at the Recreation Aotearoa 2019 New Zealand Parks Awards. More >>

Applications open for CBD Amenity Improvement Fund

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 2:12 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The fund seeks to assist building and business owners to enhance their buildings and signage to improve the appearance of Levin’s CBD. It will contribute to achieving the objectives of the CBD Signage and Building Design Policy, which aims to reduce ... More >>

New wheelie bins on the way ahead of recycling changes

Wednesday, 1 May 2019, 9:56 am | Horowhenua District Council

Residents will soon receive a new wheelie bin for their kerbside recycling as Council introduces improvements to the kerbside recycling collection service. More >>

Horowhenua District Council retains A+ credit rating

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 9:28 am | Horowhenua District Council

S&P Global has affirmed Horowhenua District Council’s A+ credit rating for long-term foreign currency and local currency. More >>

LGC upholds proposal for representation

Friday, 12 April 2019, 2:37 pm | Horowhenua District Council

The Local Government Commission has upheld Horowhenua District Council’s proposal for representation arrangements for the local elections to be held on 12 October 2019. More >>

Placemaking projects brighten up Levin’s town centre

Thursday, 11 April 2019, 3:28 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Levin’s town centre is being brightened up with large plant pots full of colourful blooms through the ‘Adopt a Pot’ placemaking initiative. More >>

New shared pathway for Foxton Beach

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 10:34 am | Horowhenua District Council

Foxton Beach has a new shared pathway, bringing plans for an eight-kilometre loop trail around the coastal community a step closer to reality. More >>

Holistic view of transport for Horowhenua as growth quickens

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 5:10 pm | Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council is calling for public feedback as it prepares a Horowhenua Integrated Transport Strategy. More >>

Agreement with Council around Landfill management

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 9:49 am | Horowhenua District Council

A landmark agreement has been reached between Horowhenua District Council and the Hōkio Environmental Kaitiaki Alliance (HEKA), along with other interested parties including Ngāti Pareraukawa, a hapū of Ngāti Raukawa ki te Tonga. More >>

Statement from Mayor of Horowhenua Michael Feyen

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 12:37 pm | Horowhenua District Council

On behalf of the people of Horowhenua, I offer our sincere condolences to everyone affected by yesterday's terrorist acts that killed New Zealanders in Christchurch. Our thoughts are with the families and friends of those killed and injured, the Muslim ... More >>

Earthquake-prone buildings priority area adopted for Levin

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 9:23 am | Horowhenua District Council

An earthquake-prone buildings priority area has been adopted for Levin following a decision at last night’s Horowhenua District Council meeting, while Foxton and Shannon will have no priority areas. More >>



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