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Hutt City Council Adopts Zero Carbon Target

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 1:15 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council voted to set itself a goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 at last night’s Council meeting. More >>

Mall announcement fantastic news for Wainuiomata

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 11:54 am | Hutt City Council

Countdown’s announcement that it has applied for resource consent to redevelop the Wainuiomata Shopping Centre and build new supermarket will be music to the ears of the local community, say Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace and Hutt City Councillors ... More >>

Hutt Programme Makes a Difference to Science Education

Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 11:37 am | Hutt City Council

This is despite a new national report on children’s science literacy levels showing poor results in science for children finishing primary school. The National Monitoring Study of Student Assessment shows just one in five Year 8 children across New Zealand ... More >>

Hutt City Council closes learners' pool at Naenae

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 4:30 pm | Hutt City Council

The learners' pool at Naenae Swimming Pool has been closed to the public after an engineer's report found the learners' pool building to be below the required building standard. More >>

Council listens to community on Lower Hutt’s biodiversity

Friday, 30 November 2018, 1:53 pm | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt Councillors voted last night in favour of the Mayor’s recommendation to work more closely with landowners to protect Lower Hutt’s biodiversity. Council also voted to introduce a plan to protect and enhance significant areas of biodiversity ... More >>

Emotional start to homelessness debate

Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 10:24 am | Hutt City Council

Homelessness lies below the radar in Lower Hutt with women and their children paying a particularly grim price, Hutt City Council’s Policy and Regulatory Committee meeting heard recently. Social service agencies, a school principal and a mother ... More >>

Hutt Park Receives International Award

Friday, 23 November 2018, 10:32 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt Park in Seaview has received international recognition for its outdoor spaces and is one of only twenty-three Green Flag® parks in New Zealand to achieve this standard to date. More >>

Lower Hutt Stands Up Against Violence Towards Women

Monday, 19 November 2018, 11:37 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council is proud to be supporting the 2018 White Ribbon New Zealand campaign, in conjunction with the Hutt Union & Community Health Service, E Tū Whānau Orongomai Marae and the Pomare Taita Community Trust. More >>

Beltway Cycleway consultation opens today

Monday, 19 November 2018, 10:45 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council’s plan to change the way the city moves takes another step forward this month, with the next round of community engagement on the new Beltway Cycleway. More >>

Hutt City Council Welcomes Conference

Friday, 9 November 2018, 10:13 am | Hutt City Council

From cutting-edge technology used in genetics to backyard trappers reversing declines in flora and fauna - the 2018 House of Science Symposium has it all. More >>

Hutt’s Innovative Young Minds Inspiring Future Generations

Monday, 29 October 2018, 10:56 am | Hutt City Council

A pioneering programme driven by the Hutt City Council and the local Rotary Club is changing the way young women view careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) with more opportunities about to be made available across New Zealand. More >>

Decision on how residents are represented at Council

Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 4:10 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Councillors have decided to keep the current way of electing councillors and how residents are represented by community boards and panels. At the 9 October full Council meeting, Councillors considered nine submissions it received on its ... More >>

Decision on how residents are represented at Council

Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 3:20 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Councillors have decided to keep the current way of electing councillors and how residents are represented by community boards and panels. More >>

Wainuiomata town centre designated smokefree

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 12:09 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council endorsed the recommendation from the Wainuiomata Community Board to designate Queen Street as smokefree. Exploring smokefree town centres is part of Hutt City Council’s Smokefree Outdoor Public Places Policy. More >>

Report shows investment in Taita is paying off

Friday, 28 September 2018, 9:30 am | Hutt City Council

Many aspects of life in Taita are on the improve, especially for young people, according to analysis carried out to look at the impact of investment in that community by Hutt City Council and others. More >>

Stokes Valley to trial new dog tag technology

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 9:24 am | Hutt City Council

The Lower Hutt suburb of Stokes Valley will be one of the first in the country to trial a new dog tag technology. More >>

Survey shows Lower Hutt is a great place to live

Monday, 17 September 2018, 9:57 am | Hutt City Council

An increasing number of Lower Hutt residents rate their city as a great place to live. More >>

Lower Hutt safer after quake-risk buildings constructed

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 11:54 am | Hutt City Council

All buildings in Lower Hutt with unreinforced masonry parapets and façades, deemed an earthquake risk to public safety, have been brought up to a safe standard. Owners of 25 buildings met the 10 September deadline to secure street-facing unreinforced ... More >>

In-school yoga programme brings calm to classrooms

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 4:23 pm | Hutt City Council

Some Lower Hutt schools have found that regular yoga sessions at school help pupils feel calmer and deal better with emotions. The Yoga for Schools programme which trialled at Avalon Intermediate School last year, involves a combination of physical stretches, ... More >>

Los Angeles’ Gangsta Gardener hits Wainuiomata

Monday, 13 August 2018, 11:51 am | Hutt City Council

Ron Finley, Los Angeles’ Gangsta Gardener is coming to Wainuiomata to speak at the He Kai, He Whenua, a free community event as part of Visa Wellington On a Plate. More >>

 

 

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