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Voting opens today for local elections

Friday, 20 September 2019, 1:54 pm | Hutt City Council

Voting documents for this year’s local elections will start arriving in mail boxes from today (Friday 20 September) and voters only have until midday on 12 October to make their vote count. More >>

New homelessness service to receive Council help

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 10:34 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council will provide a one-off grant to help Wellington City Mission set-up transitional housing in Lower Hutt for homeless people. More >>

Lower Hutt suburban centres now smoke-free

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 9:15 am | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt’s main suburban shopping centres are now designated smokefree following a review of Hutt City Council’s smokefree policy. More >>

Council puts its homelessness strategy to work

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 10:04 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has moved quickly to put its Homelessness Strategy into action with the first families now receiving council-funded services. More >>

Heritage in the Hutt 2019

Friday, 6 September 2019, 4:07 pm | Hutt City Council

Heritage in the Hutt 2019, Lower Hutt’s month celebrating Heritage, starts this Sunday 8 September running until Monday 30 September. This year we’ll be examining the history of our city’s architecture, industry, environment and social history. ... More >>

Riverbank Market operator retains contract

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 8:58 am | Hutt City Council

The contract for the Saturday Riverbank Market has been retained by a local company run by Shunila Hamilton. More >>

Hearing the voice of the community

Monday, 26 August 2019, 4:39 pm | Hutt City Council

A project is underway to make sure the voice of the community is heard in decisions about the future of Naenae’s town centre and pool. More >>

Nominations closed, candidates for local elections announced

Friday, 16 August 2019, 2:29 pm | Hutt City Council

Nominations for this year’s local elections closed at 12 noon today (Friday 16 August) and the confirmed list of candidates is now available on Hutt City Council’s website. More >>

Responding to growth big opportunity for Lower Hutt

Monday, 12 August 2019, 4:24 pm | Hutt City Council

With just over a month until voting opens, Hutt City Council’s Pre-election Report sets out the challenges and opportunities that newly elected members will need to respond to as the city’s population grows. More >>

Artists start work on new installation in Naenae

Friday, 9 August 2019, 11:33 am | Hutt City Council

A large-scale community art project featuring well-known New Zealand artists is about to get underway in Naenae. More >>

Lower Hutt Events Centre celebrates one year anniversary

Thursday, 25 July 2019, 9:44 am | Hutt City Council

The Lower Hutt Events Centre celebrates a milestone this month. It’s been one year since the facility opened to the public, and in that time it has hosted more than 300 events which have all added vibrancy to the city and benefited the local economy. More >>

Developer leading the way on building sustainably

Thursday, 18 July 2019, 9:53 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council owned developers Urban Plus Ltd (UPL) have made a commitment to building more sustainable homes, as Council works towards a zero carbon target. More >>

Volunteers celebrated at awards ceremony

Friday, 12 July 2019, 2:05 pm | Hutt City Council

Volunteers from across Lower Hutt were last night celebrated for their generosity and service to the community. More >>

Hutt Winter Festival programme line-up revealed for 2019

Friday, 12 July 2019, 8:41 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council’s Hutt Winter Festival is back for a third year, warming up the winter months with an explosion of arts and cultural events suited for all ages, accessibility needs and interests. The Festival is presented by Hutt City Council ... More >>

Hutt City Council agrees next steps on Naenae Pool

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 8:05 am | Hutt City Council

The pool has been closed since April this year after Council received engineering advice that raised concerns about the building’s performance in the event of a significant earthquake. Since then, Council has made it a priority to progress a ... More >>

Business start-ups to get help through incubator initiative

Friday, 5 July 2019, 1:22 pm | Hutt City Council

A business incubator programme that will provide entrepreneurs with a step up to make it in the business world is seeking applications for the inaugural intake. The Settlement Startup Incubator will provide wrap around support to new businesses from ... More >>

Hutt City Council sets rates for 2019/20

Friday, 28 June 2019, 2:28 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council set the rates for the 2019/20 year last night, with an average rates increase across all ratepayers set at 1.8 per cent, and a further 1 per cent rates revenue increase achieved from growth. More >>

Hutt City Council Declares Climate Emergency

Friday, 28 June 2019, 8:19 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has joined other cities in declaring a climate emergency at a council meeting this evening citing the need to raise awareness on climate change and to prioritise reducing council and city-wide emissions to net zero carbon. More >>

Hutt City Council’s Matt Reid wins Sport NZ leadership award

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 1:42 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council’s Matt Reid has been awarded Sport NZ’s CK Doig Leadership Award for 2019. The prestigious award, which comes with a $20,000 grant for professional development, was announced at last night’sNew Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards ... More >>

New Chief Executive Welcomed at Waiwhetu Marae

Monday, 24 June 2019, 1:51 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council’s new Chief Executive Jo Miller has been welcomed to the city at a powhiri at Waiwhetu Marae in Lower Hutt today. More >>



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