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Hamilton Opens Consultation On Government's Three Waters Reform

Wednesday, 22 June 2022, 9:57 am | Hamilton City Council

From today Hamiltonians can formally give their views to their council on draft Government legislation which will change the way water services are delivered in New Zealand. Nationwide public consultation on the draft Water Services Entities ... More >>

Parking The Old And Rolling In The New

Monday, 20 June 2022, 12:04 pm | Hamilton City Council

Cars that scan licence plates and touch-screen paperless payment systems are just some of the ways Hamilton City Council is shifting towards a smarter and more efficient way of managing parking within the central city. Over the next six months, a series ... More >>

Plan Puts Waikato River’s Health Front And Centre

Friday, 17 June 2022, 12:16 pm | Hamilton City Council

A change to the city’s planning rules will improve the health of the Waikato River as well as provide more housing in Hamilton. Hamilton City Council has released its proposed approach for how it will enable more housing in the city through its District ... More >>

Rain Or Shine, Join Us At Your Neighbourhood Dinsdale!

Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 5:18 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council’s Your Neighbourhood event is kicking-off this Saturday 18 June at Frankton Primary School. The free family-friendly event running from 1pm to 4pm will showcase many Council services that help keep the city growing, thriving ... More >>

Council-iwi Partnerships Guide Key Decisions For New Road And Park Names

Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 5:17 pm | Hamilton City Council

Partnership with local iwi and mana whenua has informed key decision making at Hamilton City Council’s Community Committee yesterday (14 June). The Committee adopted changes to its Naming of Roads, Open Spaces and Council Facilities Policy and approved te ... More >>

He Pou Manawa Ora Work Plan Gets Tick Of Approval

Tuesday, 14 June 2022, 6:40 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council approved a work plan to implement He Pou Manawa Ora – Pillars of Wellbeing at today’s (14 June) Community Committee. He Pou Manawa Ora, which is based on four pou (pillars) of wellbeing - History, Unity, Prosperity and Restoration, ... More >>

Hamilton Kirikiriroa, Let’s Make Matariki Memories

Monday, 13 June 2022, 2:13 pm | Hamilton City Council

The sighting of Matariki signifies a time for people to come together, celebrate new life, remember those who have passed and look ahead to the future. To honour Matariki in style, Hamilton City Council and Matariki Ki Waikato have a range of ... More >>

Dropping The Pin On Bike And Scooter Parking

Monday, 13 June 2022, 12:11 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council is on a mission to shape a city that’s easy to live in, no matter how people choose to travel. This includes providing safe, accessible, and convenient end-of-trip facilities for people on bikes and scooters. Council’s ... More >>

Hamilton Businesses Make Global Connections

Friday, 10 June 2022, 4:40 pm | Hamilton City Council

Regional business leaders were centre stage as more than 35 foreign diplomats toured Hamilton Kirikiriroa and Waikato this week. On an extensive tour of the city and region, the group of international delegates were able to connect with businesses ... More >>

Council Responds To Public Feedback On Annual Plan

Saturday, 4 June 2022, 11:08 am | Hamilton City Council

Public opinion from community engagement factored strongly into decisions made about Hamilton City Council’s draft Annual Plan yesterday (3 June). The deliberations meeting followed a month of community consultation on the Annual Plan, which received ... More >>

$40,000 Spent On Fixing One Vandalised Playground In A Year

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 5:07 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council has spent more than $40,000 fixing and securing Dominion Park playground in Nawton in the last year. In the last three months, $25,000 has been spent on replacing vandalised equipment, and a further $15,000 to install video cameras ... More >>

Council Moves To Protect Heritage And Natural Environment

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 3:03 pm | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton’s treasured homes and buildings, extensive gully network and stretches alongside the Waikato River may soon have an extra layer of protection. Through a District Plan change, known as Plan Change 9, Hamilton City Council is proposing ... More >>

Hamilton Fund For Fun Community Festivities Now Open

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 10:43 am | Hamilton City Council

Community groups can now apply for a slice of a Hamilton City Council’s $100,000 Community Event Fund. Council’s Community Event Fund offers a share of the $100,000 to non-profit community groups to help them host free or low-cost community events ... More >>

Know Your Way Around A Roundabout

Tuesday, 31 May 2022, 5:56 pm | Hamilton City Council

With 130 roundabouts helping to manage traffic flow in Hamilton – and more planned to be installed in the future – Hamilton City Council is continuing to work towards making our city’s intersections safer for everyone. Safety doesn’t just mean ... More >>

Hamilton's Economy Ahead Of Other Metro Cities

Tuesday, 31 May 2022, 2:16 pm | Hamilton City Council

Amid a global pandemic, cost of living crisis, and more recently the invasion of Ukraine, Hamilton’s economy has continued to outstrip other metro cities. Hamilton City Council has released its 2021 Annual Economic Report, providing an in-depth ... More >>

Hamilton Ready To Get Party Started For HSBC NZ Sevens Return

Monday, 30 May 2022, 11:14 am | Hamilton City Council

New Zealand’s biggest sporting party is returning to Hamilton’s FMG Stadium Waikato in January 2023. NZ Rugby and event partner 37 South today confirmed the HSBC New Zealand Sevens will take place at FMG Stadium Waikato on 21-22 January 2023, ... More >>

Celebrating Our Unsung Community Heroes

Friday, 27 May 2022, 5:42 pm | Hamilton City Council

A paataka kai kaitiaki (guardian of a community food pantry), a former cardiologist, a past principal of St Paul’s Collegiate, and two health and disability advocates are leaving their mark on our community. They were just some of the nine recipients ... More >>

Working To Minimise Kerbside Collection Delays

Friday, 27 May 2022, 3:20 pm | Hamilton City Council

There are still some delays in picking up glass recycling crates across some suburbs of Hamilton, as the effects of severe staff shortages continue to bite. Hamilton City Council’s Rubbish and Recycling Transitional Manager, Trent Fowles, said contractor ... More >>

Safe In The City – Share Your Thoughts On The Safety Of Hamilton’s Central City

Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 12:17 pm | Hamilton City Council

Do you feel safe in our central city? Hamilton City Council wants your feedback on your perception of safety in and around the central city. This annual survey is a valuable tool that Council uses to detect where they’re doing well in this space, ... More >>

Hamilton Throws Support Behind Alcohol Bill

Friday, 13 May 2022, 4:15 pm | Hamilton City Council

  Hamilton has joined other councils in supporting a law change to reduce alcohol-related harm in the community. Hamilton City Council Elected Members today voted unanimously to support Green Party MP Chlöe Swarbrick’s private members ... More >>