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Council confirms commitment to Waters CCO proposal

Monday, 5 December 2016, 5:29 pm | Waikato District Council

Today Waikato District Council confirmed its commitment to a ratepayer-owned, council controlled organisation (CCO) to manage water and wastewater on behalf of the Hamilton City, Waikato and Waipa District Councils. More >>

Water CCO back on agenda

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 1:48 pm | Waikato District Council

A proposal to form a water company to manage water and wastewater is back on the agenda. More >>

Council to consider big wastewater spend

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 1:40 pm | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council will consider spending a further $1.757 million to address urgent concerns around wastewater spills. More >>

Raglan’s boil water notice lifted

Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 11:26 am | Waikato District Council

Raglan, the boil water notice has today been lifted after further tests were given the all clear. You can now use water as normal. More >>

Tomokanga unveiled at base of Hakarimata Track

Monday, 21 November 2016, 12:41 pm | Waikato District Council

A tomokanga was unveiled at the base of the Hakarimata Track on Saturday morning by Maaori King Tuheitia representative Heeni Katipa. More >>

Thanks extended to Raglan community and businesses

Friday, 18 November 2016, 2:44 pm | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council would like to sincerely thank the Raglan community and businesses for their patience and support over the past week. More >>

Tuakau business owner wins Council business promotion

Friday, 18 November 2016, 1:35 pm | Waikato District Council

Tuakau business owner Baron Collocott is ‘in shock’ that he has won an iPad Pro package valued at over $1900 in a business promotion by the Waikato District Council’s economic development team, Open Waikato. Mr Collocott took advantage ... More >>

Greenslade Road residents asked to conserve water

Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 9:53 am | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council still working really hard on the Raglan water situation. Residents are doing a great job conserving water, but they need to continue with what they’re doing. More >>

Waikato District Council is focused on sustainable growth

Monday, 17 October 2016, 9:03 am | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council has met its financial targets for the past year, and is focused on managing rapid growth in ways that are socially, environmentally and economically sustainable, says newly re-elected Mayor Allan Sanson. More >>

Final election results announced - Waikato Regional Council

Friday, 14 October 2016, 1:00 pm | Waikato District Council

All votes have now been counted and Fred Lichtwark has been confirmed as one of the two councillors elected to the Waikato general constituency. More >>

Waikato preliminary local election results

Sunday, 9 October 2016, 11:27 am | Waikato District Council

Preliminary election results indicate that Allan Sanson has been re-elected as Waikato District Council mayor. More >>

Huntly’s Riverview Road now open

Friday, 7 October 2016, 2:35 pm | Waikato District Council

Riverview Road, Huntly, has been cleared and the road is now open, Huntly received 90 millimetres of rain over a two hour period on Sunday, which resulted in several slips on Riverview Road. Civil Defence Local Controller Merv Balloch said at the ... More >>

Council adopts Grass Verge Policy

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 10:20 am | Waikato District Council

Changes are coming for those who have their grass verge mown by Waikato District Council. More >>

Do you want shops to open on Easter Sunday?

Monday, 3 October 2016, 4:18 pm | Waikato District Council

Do you want shops to open on Easter Sunday? Waikato District Council wants to know what you think about shops being open on Easter Sunday. Due to a recent change in legislation councils can now develop a policy that will allow shops to open on Easter ... More >>

Huntly road remains closed following slips

Monday, 3 October 2016, 3:09 pm | Waikato District Council

Huntly received 90 millimetres of rain yesterday over a two hour period, which resulted in several slips on Riverview Road. “This was an extreme weather event,” says Civil Defence Local Controller Merv Balloch. “Usually you don’t see this kind ... More >>

Ballot boxes hit the road

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 1:29 pm | Waikato District Council

Ballot boxes take to the street for a second week to encourage people to vote in the Waikato district. More >>

Taking the lead with new reading programme Dogs in Libraries

Monday, 19 September 2016, 2:07 pm | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council is taking the lead with its new reading programme, Dogs in Libraries, where children can practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a dog in a relaxed, friendly environment. More >>

Voting opens in 2016 Waikato district elections

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 12:26 pm | Waikato District Council

From tomorrow you will be able to cast your vote in the 2016 Waikato district elections. More >>

Creating youth employment opportunities in Waikato

Friday, 9 September 2016, 2:59 pm | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Council looks forward to meeting with more than 100 employers, educators and other community leaders in the district at the launch of a new initiative on Wednesday 14 September to encourage more employment opportunities for Waikato youth. More >>

Best practice award presented to Council’s roading alliance

Monday, 29 August 2016, 4:24 pm | Waikato District Council

Waikato District Alliance, a joint venture between Downer New Zealand and Waikato District Council, has won a best practice award for its work on the Rotowaro culvert replacement. More >>



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