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New name for Wainuiomata summit bridge

Friday, 25 September 2015, 10:35 am | Hutt City Council

The Wainuiomata community has spoken; the new summit bridge has an official name, Pukeatua Bridge, a Māori name meaning Hills of the Gods, which denotes the sacred significance and history of the mountains. More >>

Wainuiomata summit bridge enters final phase of construction

Friday, 18 September 2015, 11:45 am | Hutt City Council

Construction of the Wainuiomata summit bridge is nearing its final phase, with installation of the bridge structure set for the start of October. More >>

Petone Wharf closed to vehicles

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 4:43 pm | Hutt City Council

The Petone Wharf is closed to vehicles for up to one year, after a slump in the deck of the wharf was discovered. More >>

Hutt City Council retains strong credit rating

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 10:09 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has retained its AA long-term rating and A-1 short term issuer credit rating from Standard and Poor's. More >>

Drones—friend or foe?

Friday, 4 September 2015, 10:30 am | Hutt City Council

After the success of the 3D printing lecture series in 2014, Hutt City Libraries is set to hold an exclusive lecture series on drones this October. More >>

Coding for kids and teachers these school holidays

Friday, 28 August 2015, 3:38 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Libraries, Grow Wellington and Gather Workshops are set to welcome young people and their teachers to the War Memorial Library to learn about coding and computer programming these school holidays. More >>

Hutt City Libraries supporting local business

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 9:57 am | Hutt City Council

Local businesses and start-ups from across the city are benefiting from a range of new services and workshops at Hutt City Libraries. More >>

Winner of the Hutt Chocolate Challenge SWEET AS!

Monday, 17 August 2015, 11:06 am | Hutt City Council

After two weeks of fierce competition the inaugural winner of the SWEET AS Hutt Chocolate Challenge has been found. More >>

Ngāi Tahu women shine at The Dowse Art Museum

Wednesday, 12 August 2015, 1:21 pm | Hutt City Council

Areta Wilkinson, Lonnie Hutchinson and Chloe Cull are three Ngāi Tahu women making their mark at The Dowse Art Museum. Areta and Lonnie are well established artists with significant individual exhibitions starting in August and Chloe is an aspiring ... More >>

Dowse director awarded Winston Churchill scholarship

Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 12:49 pm | Hutt City Council

Courtney Johnston, Director of The Dowse Art Museum had been awarded a travel grant from the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust to travel and study in the United States. Courtney will visit museums and galleries to research: 1. Strategies to connect visitors ... More >>

Petone Carnival best day out this winter

Monday, 3 August 2015, 3:13 pm | Hutt City Council

Saturday’s Petone Winter Carnival proved again why it’s the best day out in winter. More >>

Additional work approved for Town Hall and Events Centre

Wednesday, 29 July 2015, 2:33 pm | Hutt City Council

Approval for an increase in project costs to complete the upgrade and strengthening of the historic Town Hall, and the building of a new Events Centre, was received at a full Council meeting last night. More >>

Boost to numbers using Council’s facilities and services

Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 9:32 am | Hutt City Council

Statistics for the 2014-15 year show that Hutt City Council community services and facilities like pools, libraries, recreation programmes and museums are being used more than ever. In the last year, the eight Hutt City Libraries have served over ... More >>

Wearable video cameras for frontline officers

Wednesday, 15 July 2015, 11:22 am | Hutt City Council

To improve safety across the city, Hutt City Council is set to roll out wearable video cameras for frontline regulatory officers from this week. More >>

NZ’s oldest ANZAC memorial commemorates 100 years

Friday, 10 July 2015, 9:26 am | Hutt City Council

The 14 of July marks 100 years since two Pohutukawa trees were planted in Rata Street, Eastbourne, Lower Hutt in memory of soldiers’ brave deeds in Gallipoli. This is New Zealand’s oldest known ANZAC memorial. More >>

Another blockbuster Petone Winter Carnival planned

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 4:10 pm | Hutt City Council

Another blockbuster Petone Winter Carnival planned It’s only one month until Petone Winter Carnival on Saturday 1 August and planning is well underway for the best day out this winter. More >>

Art and shopping combine in the Lower Hutt CBD

Monday, 29 June 2015, 11:29 am | Hutt City Council

The Central Hutt Art Trail (CHAT) is back today until 26 July with local artists invited to display their work in one of 19 Lower Hutt CBD retailers. More >>

Hutt City Libraries hosts Google exec tech talk

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 11:31 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Libraries is set to host Google Community and Outreach Program Manager Sally-Ann Williams, in an exclusive public talk on how technology and tech careers are changing the world, ahead of the Google Partnership Summit next month. More >>

Hutt City serious about science and technology growth

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 2:01 pm | Hutt City Council

The growth of science and technology projects in Lower Hutt has seen significant support recently, with both Council and central Government announcing additional funding. More >>

New Zealand Eco Fashion Week opens in style

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 12:41 pm | Hutt City Council

Scores of guests gathered at The Dowse Art Museum last night to celebrate the official opening of Eco Fashion Week in Lower Hutt. More >>



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