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Councils submit joint response to the LGC’s draft proposal

Monday, 2 March 2015, 3:00 pm | Hutt City Council

The Councils of Carterton District, Hutt City, Masterton District and South Wairarapa have submitted a joint response to the Local Government Commission’s draft proposal for reorganisation in the Wellington region. More >>

Crowd gathers to Bike the Trail at weekend event

Monday, 2 March 2015, 12:57 pm | Hutt City Council

More than 1200 people rode the Hutt River Trail yesterday as part of the free, annual Bike the Trail event. Most people started from Harcourt Park in Upper Hutt and rode the 25km to Hikoikoi Reserve in Petone. About 400 people took the shorter, 15km course ... More >>

Fire contained at Silverstream Landfill

Monday, 2 March 2015, 9:37 am | Hutt City Council

A fire at Silverstream Landfill discovered in the early hours of this morning, Monday 2 March has been contained. More >>

Hutt says supercity is high risk, high cost

Friday, 27 February 2015, 4:11 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has told the Local Government Commission that its proposal for a supercity is a “high cost, high risk” option. It recommends the Commission drop the plan and leaves the region’s cities to work out their own efficient arrangements. More >>

Wainuiomata 2035: is this our vision?

Friday, 27 February 2015, 2:28 pm | Hutt City Council

Last year Wainuiomata residents and business owners had their say on what their community should look like in 2035. The project’s steering group have gathered that feedback, collated a collective vision and now want to double check with the community that ... More >>

Safety workshops help older drivers stay on the road

Thursday, 26 February 2015, 5:23 pm | Hutt City Council

A new series of ‘Staying Safe’ workshops during March and April will help senior drivers brush up on their road rules. The workshops will take place in Petone and include specialised content created by the NZ Transport Agency. More >>

Join the Petone beach clean-up on 8 March

Monday, 23 February 2015, 1:26 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council invites Hutt residents to take part in the annual beach clean-up at Petone Beach on Sunday 8 March, in celebration of Seaweek 2015. More >>

Hutt City Council invests in local science centre

Monday, 23 February 2015, 11:06 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has committed time and money to developing a science resource centre to support local educators in teaching science and stimulating a life-long passion in students. More >>

Bacteria warning at western Petone Beach

Friday, 20 February 2015, 4:31 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City residents are advised to stay clear of the water in the Petone Beach Ski Club area until further notice, due to water quality issues. More >>

Online learning breakthrough in Hutt City

Friday, 20 February 2015, 12:54 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Libraries is the first public library in New Zealand to offer unrestricted remote access to – a world-renowned online tutorial service. More >>

Free workshops and activities at Hutt Public Art Festival

Friday, 20 February 2015, 11:47 am | Hutt City Council

A new art festival in Lower Hutt promises to spark inspiration and boost creativity with free arts workshops as well as a range of engaging and thoughtful artworks. More >>

Regular peer support helping youth in Wainuiomata

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 9:35 am | Hutt City Council

Monthly peer support sessions are one of a few new programmes helping get Wainuiomata youth ready for employment, or further study and training. More >>

Go by Bike Day reinforces national road safety message

Monday, 16 February 2015, 3:57 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council is holding a Go by Bike Day Breakfast on Wednesday 18 February, at The Dowse Art Museum, to celebrate Bike Wise Month. More >>

Funding available through Creative Communities Scheme

Monday, 16 February 2015, 10:52 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council’s Creative Communities Funding Scheme has money available for groups and individuals running arts projects in the Hutt Valley. The funding team is also running two workshops to help people present strong applications. Pippa Sanderson, ... More >>

Crowds of people set to Bike the Trail on 1 March

Monday, 16 February 2015, 9:49 am | Hutt City Council

More than 400 people have already signed up for this year’s family-friendly Bike the Trail event along the Hutt River Trail. More >>

Winners announced in summer swimming promotion

Thursday, 12 February 2015, 11:27 am | Hutt City Council

Seven lucky locals have been rewarded with prizes after they cooled off over summer at one of Hutt City's six local swimming pools. More >>

Lower Hutt’s Huia Pool hit with Phoenix Fever

Wednesday, 11 February 2015, 11:26 am | Hutt City Council

Huia Pool has come down with a case of Phoenix Fever and the staff couldn’t be happier. More >>

Digital literacy programme supports Hutt residents

Monday, 2 February 2015, 11:11 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Libraries’ innovative digital literacy programme Stepping UP, has returned to five Hutt City Libraries after a record number enrolments in 2014. The programme offers free computer skills classes for Hutt City residents with basic, or no computer ... More >>

Ghostbusters playing again in Wainuiomata

Monday, 2 February 2015, 9:47 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council will replay classic 1980s film Ghostbusters in Wainuiomata after its first planned screening was cancelled because of wind. More >>

Hutt City gears up for big weekend of events

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 3:54 pm | Hutt City Council

Take a break at home this weekend with Hutt City’s huge line-up of events covering culture, food, music and summer sports. More >>



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