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Hamilton City Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Mayor Promises Relook At The Budget, In Response To Public Feedback

Friday, 17 May 2024, 6:20 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton Mayor Paula Southgate expresses her sincere appreciation to Hamiltonians, who took the time to provide verbal feedback at this week’s public hearings. More >>

Stream Quality Recovering After Wastewater Overflow

Friday, 17 May 2024, 2:14 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council has been testing daily since the overflow overnight on Tuesday 14 May and tests will continue in coming days. A rahui remains in place and Council is liaising with mana whenua representatives. More >>

Kirikiriroa Stream Monitored After Wastewater Overflow

Wednesday, 15 May 2024, 6:18 pm | Hamilton City Council

Environmental monitoring of the Kiririkiroa Stream west of Queenwood will continue in coming days after wastewater overflowed overnight on Tuesday 14 May. More >>

Investing In Hamilton’s Future For A Forward-looking, Vibrant And Progressive City

Wednesday, 15 May 2024, 4:54 pm | Hamilton City Council

From the office of the Mayor of Hamilton “Hamilton has asked us to invest wisely to continue to build a vibrant, successful and progressive city, where people want to and love to live,” Mayor Paula Southgate said following day one of Long-Term ... More >>

Nominations Open For Hamilton City Council’s Kirikiriroa Maaori Ward By-election

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 10:32 am | Hamilton City Council

Nominations close midday Tuesday 11 June 2024. More >>

Unsurprising Feedback, Valuable Ideas Flood In On Council’s Long-Term Plan

Monday, 13 May 2024, 7:52 pm | Hamilton City Council

Close to 3000 residents and organisations took up the opportunity to share their views between 19 March and 21 April. The themes of submissions received during the consultation were presented to Elected Members in an information session last week. More >>

Waikato Museum Celebrates 50 Years Of Friendship

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 2:37 pm | Hamilton City Council

A philanthropic friendship of fifty years will be celebrated with a new exhibition open from Friday 10 May 2024 at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. More >>

Returning GST On Rates To Council Would Be Game-changing

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 12:11 pm | Hamilton City Council

Mayor Paula Southgate is hugely supportive of Local Government New Zealand’s (LGNZ) recent call to Government to return GST on rates to Councils. More >>

Hamilton City Councillor Resignation To Trigger By-election

Tuesday, 7 May 2024, 12:16 pm | Hamilton City Council

Councillor Melaina was elected as one of Hamilton’s inaugural Kirikiriroa Maaori Ward Councillors in the 2022 elections. More >>

Waikato Museum Closing Temporarily For Much-needed Environmental Upgrades

Tuesday, 7 May 2024, 11:45 am | Hamilton City Council

Protecting taonga, improving watertightness and increasing accessibility are at the heart of upcoming work at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. More >>

Panel Decision Confirms Natural Environment And Heritage Protection

Monday, 6 May 2024, 4:31 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton now has 120 SNAs mostly along the river and gully network,1491 notable trees, and 106 archaeological or cultural sites listed in the District Plan. Significant natural areas (SNAs) are identified based on their ecological significance for native ... More >>

New Improved Framework For The Approval Of Transport Projects

Thursday, 2 May 2024, 1:49 pm | Hamilton City Council

The new process, approved by the Infrastructure and Transport Committee on 2 May, was prompted by strong feedback from the community, and will involve a more rigorous analysis of the rationale for transport projects. More >>

Community At The Court Of Council Changes

Thursday, 2 May 2024, 1:40 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council’s Infrastructure and Transport Committee Meeting on 2 May included the latest facts and figures, improving processes, and updating critical guiding documents with community feedback being a consistent theme. More >>

Getting Hamilton’s Kids In Nature

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 4:25 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council is excited to partner with Ebbett Toyota to launch Kids in Nature, a hands-on education programme for Hamilton schools and kura. Designed to get kids outside into Hamilton’s gullies and natural areas while they learn, the ... More >>

Nods To Past Preserved In Hamilton Gardens Project

Monday, 29 April 2024, 6:17 pm | Hamilton City Council

Iconic features of Hamilton Gardens’ glasshouses will remain when the structure is removed in May. More >>

Works Start On Safer, Wider, Footpath

Monday, 29 April 2024, 4:35 pm | Hamilton City Council

A new 27-unit apartment complex is planned for the site, on the corner of Anzac Parade and Memorial Drive, and Council has taken the opportunity to work with the developers to widen the footpaths at the same time. More >>

Safer Speed Limits Around Hamilton Schools From Next Week

Wednesday, 24 April 2024, 10:17 am | Hamilton City Council

Drivers are urged to pay extra attention when students return for the start of Term Two next week, as, along with busier roads, new 30km/h speed limits will also be in place around all Hamilton schools. More >>

Time For Remembrance And Reflection On Anzac Day

Tuesday, 23 April 2024, 4:54 pm | Hamilton City Council

Observed on 25 April each year, Anzac Day marks the anniversary of the landing of the ANZACs (the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) on Turkey’s Gallipoli Peninsula in 1915. Anzac services have evolved to acknowledge NZ's engagement in conflicts ... More >>

Anzac Day Kerbside Services To Run As Normal

Tuesday, 16 April 2024, 3:02 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton's rubbish, recycling and food scraps bins will be collected as normal on Anzac Day (Thursday 25 April) Hamilton City Council has confirmed If your collection day is Thursday, please put your bins out on the kerb as normal, by 7am. If you aren't ... More >>

Hamilton To Host BLACKCAPS Vs England

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 8:58 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton was chosen as one of three locations for the Test Series, with Christchurch and Wellington also securing a match. More >>





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