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‘Safe Route to School’ Supports Amberley

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 9:56 am | Hurunui District Council

A new ‘Safe Route to School’ identifying safe crossing points across both State Highway 1 and smaller roads has been created for the benefit of Amberley locals and children. More >>

New Road(s) Depict Good Things for Amberley

Monday, 11 February 2019, 4:53 pm | Hurunui District Council

Amberley is a flourishing community, and with the construction of a new ‘link road’ getting underway today (the second new link road in less than a year), it will also become a more connected community. The new link road will be called ‘Anderson ... More >>

New Speed Sign has “Huge Positive Impact”

Thursday, 31 January 2019, 4:59 pm | Hurunui District Council

A new speed sign has been installed at the southern end of Amberley. The sign is intended to target excessive speeds and provide a safer environment for a community hosting a busy state highway. The additional sign arrives following a speed testing ... More >>

Either Way it’s 20K!

Monday, 28 January 2019, 12:04 pm | Hurunui District Council

Local school children are the stars in a road safety video that launched on the Hurunui Road Safety Facebook page this morning. The Hurunui Road Safety Committee (HRSC) has produced the video targeting vehicles speeding past school buses. More >>

Demand for leisure and sporting facilities in Amberley

Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 10:04 am | Hurunui District Council

Progress on Stage One of the Amberley Eastern Reserve development is on track with earthworks underway to construct the new embankment and sports field. More >>

Great news for Amberley drinking water

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 4:11 pm | Hurunui District Council

The Hurunui District Council has successfully secured consent for an additional 15 litres per second drinking water supply from its bore site on Racecourse Road! More >>

Armistice Day Commemoration planning well underway

Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 2:09 pm | Hurunui District Council

On Sunday 11 November a district-wide event will be held by the Hurunui District Council at the Amberley Domain to commemorate the signing of the treaty that ended WW1. Planning for the event began in June and the event is shaping up to be a fantastic ... More >>

2018 Creative Communities Funding Allocated

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 1:54 pm | Hurunui District Council

The Creative Communities Assessment Committee have approved funding for three community initiatives under the 2017/18 funding round of the Creative Communities Scheme. More >>

International Conference Features Council Case Study

Monday, 8 October 2018, 3:53 pm | Hurunui District Council

Following on from Hurunui District Council’s gold prize award at the 2017 IPWEA NZ Excellence Awards (Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia), council engineering assets manager, David Edge, was sponsored to attend the Bridge Asset ... More >>

2018 Secondary School Achievers Applications Open

Tuesday, 2 October 2018, 11:16 am | Hurunui District Council

Every year the Hurunui District Council recognises outstanding student achievement at secondary school level by presenting selected students with financial awards from the Secondary School Achievers Fund. More >>

War Memorial Benefits From Council Volunteer Programme

Tuesday, 2 October 2018, 11:12 am | Hurunui District Council

A significant WWI memorial has been installed between the townships of Hawarden and Waikari by community members, as part of a new Hurunui District Council programme. More >>

War Memorial Benefits From Council Volunteer Programme

Tuesday, 2 October 2018, 10:46 am | Hurunui District Council

A significant WWI memorial has been installed between the townships of Hawarden and Waikari by community members, as part of a new Hurunui District Council programme. More >>

Hurunui Youth Recognised at Awards Night

Thursday, 6 September 2018, 3:14 pm | Hurunui District Council

The Hurunui District was well represented at the YMCA Canterbury Youth Awards, with two of our outstanding Youth Council members recognised for their service to the community. More >>

Hurunui: Deferral of Decision on Potential Shares Purchase

Thursday, 30 August 2018, 4:29 pm | Hurunui District Council

The council has today agreed to defer a decision on the potential purchase of Hurunui Water Project (HWP) shares, Chair Councillor Dick Davison has confirmed. More >>

A Final Three Hazardous Waste Drop Offs for the Hurunui

Monday, 27 August 2018, 3:14 pm | Hurunui District Council

Following the success of previous hazardous waste drop offs, the council is again offering residents the opportunity to dispose of their hazardous waste at no charge. More >>

Collaboration Brings Ratepayer Savings

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 2:58 pm | Hurunui District Council

Thanks to a collaboration between Transwaste and the council, rock protection walls at Conway Flat, Amberley Beach and the Amberley Domain have been completed with significant savings made for Hurunui ratepayers. More >>

Art Installation Gifted to Amberley Library

Friday, 10 August 2018, 3:07 pm | Hurunui District Council

The Amberley Library has benefited from a generous gesture, with the unveiling of an innovative new artwork that has been gifted to the library. More >>

Hurunui Doing its Bit When it Comes to Waste

Tuesday, 7 August 2018, 10:14 am | Hurunui District Council

The Hurunui District is more than pulling its weight when it comes to waste and recycling, with the latest 2017/18 figures showing a record low level of recycling contamination. More >>

Stig’s Roadshow Comes to the Hurunui

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 1:02 pm | Hurunui District Council

Australia’s most loved narrator of audio books for children and young adults, Stig Wemyss, has left his mark on the Hurunui, bringing his one man show ‘Stig Live @ the Library’ to the district’s school libraries last week. More >>

Ethel and Bethel Bring Laughs to Lyford

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 2:18 pm | Hurunui District Council

The Hurunui District Council’s Community Team hosted their bingo event with legendary comedy duo Ethel and Bethel last week, which proved to be a real hit amongst the residents in attendance. More >>

 

 

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