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$25,000 awarded to WelTec Engineering students

Thursday, 26 March 2015, 5:26 pm | Hutt City Council

Nine WelTec engineering students were this morning awarded a combined $25,000 in scholarship money from Hutt City Council. Other local and national companies added to that with their own scholarship money. More >>

Youth Inspire funded by The Todd Foundation

Thursday, 26 March 2015, 4:35 pm | Hutt City Council

Philanthropist organisation The Todd Foundation has funded Youth Inspire Trust, the group running the Mayor’s Taskforce for Jobs in Wainuiomata, $200,000 over the next two years. More >>

Ghostbusters playing for free in Wainuiomata

Monday, 23 March 2015, 11:24 am | Hutt City Council

This Saturday night, Hutt City Council will show classic 1980s film Ghostbusters for free in Wainuiomata. The movie runs from 7.30pm at Queen Street Reserve, or if it’s raining in the Wainuiomata War Memorial Hall. The film is being played after ... More >>

Bacteria warning at Rona Bay, Eastbourne

Saturday, 21 March 2015, 11:43 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City residents are advised to stay clear of the water at Rona Bay in Eastbourne until further notice, owing to water quality issues. More >>

Meaningful name sought for new Taita Centre

Friday, 13 March 2015, 2:23 pm | Hutt City Council

Later this year the new Taita Sport & Community Centre will open its doors in Taine Street and the team behind the project are seeking a meaningful name for the building. Lesley Slieker, who is the manager of the Centre says, “we’re looking ... More >>

113kg of rubbish pulled from Petone Beach

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 10:30 am | Hutt City Council

Fifty volunteers spent Sunday afternoon picking up rubbish on Petone Beach, to mark the end of Seaweek 2015. More >>

Renowned New Zealand scientists at Hutt City Libraries

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 2:17 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Libraries and GNS Science are coming together to hold a series of author-led knowledge sessions, with renowned scientists from across New Zealand. More >>

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 >>



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