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Feedback Sought On New Design For Wainuiomata Streetscape

Wednesday, 7 April 2021, 4:23 pm | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry has announced that Hutt City Council is seeking community feedback on different elements of a new design for Wainuiomata’s Town Centre. "The design we are consulting on is a result of collaboration with Love ... More >>

Have Your Say On Lower Hutt’s 10 Year Plan

Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 12:18 pm | Hutt City Council

Consultation on Hutt City Council’s proposed 10 year plan has opened today. This means the community can now give feedback on the plan for our city’s future. Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry says that the proposed plan, titled E whakatika ana i ngā ... More >>

Infrastructure Front And Centre Of Lower Hutt’s 10 Year Plan

Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 6:33 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council met today and agreed on the proposed 10 year plan which will be released for consultation next week. Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry says that at its core, the proposed ten year plan is about getting the basics right for the people ... More >>

Hutt City Council Invests In Knowing Your Pipes Project To Address Water Quality

Friday, 19 March 2021, 12:32 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council, in collaboration with Wellington Water, is taking steps to proactively reduce the amount of wastewater (sewage) that gets into the environment before it is treated. Funds totalling $250k have been set aside for a private drainage investigation ... More >>

Hutt City Council Welcomes News Resource Consent Granted For The Eastern Bays Shared Path

Friday, 5 March 2021, 5:01 pm | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry has welcomed today’s news that resource consent has been granted for the Eastern Bays Shared Path, saying that it is a major milestone for the significant project and the provision of world class infrastructure for all ... More >>

New Trial Layout For Knights Road Creates Safer Connections

Thursday, 25 February 2021, 12:44 pm | Hutt City Council

Creating safer and more enjoyable journeys along Knights Road for all modes of transport is the goal of a five week trial of a new road layout. This trial aims to test the temporary layout and includes two temporary lanes for cycling, scooting and other ... More >>

Lower Hutt Politicians Join Forces To Fight For The Flyer

Friday, 19 February 2021, 10:30 am | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry, City Councillor Deborah Hislop and MPs Ginny Andersen and Chris Bishop have joined together to lead the Fight for the Flyer Campaign - encouraging people to submit to the Regional Council to ensure the airport bus service ... More >>

Council’s Carbon Footprint Set To Drop A Size

Tuesday, 16 February 2021, 3:20 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council is set to reduce its carbon footprint with the installation of a flare that will cut methane emissions at its Silverstream Landfill. The flare will burn off methane, created by the breakdown of organic waste, before it reaches the ... More >>

Council Kicks Off Development Of Critical Transport Strategy

Thursday, 11 February 2021, 10:58 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has formally kicked off the development of a new transport strategy to help tackle Lower Hutt’s growing transport challenges. The development of the strategy comes at a key point in Lower Hutt’s history. The city is growing at one ... More >>

Council Adopts Transparent And Robust Financial Approach For Rebuild Of Naenae Pool

Tuesday, 2 February 2021, 7:57 am | Hutt City Council

Council adopts transparent and robust financial approach for rebuild of Naenae Pool Hutt City Council has today released updated information about the rebuild of Naenae Pool, which reflects the cost of rebuilding the closed facility in the current market. ... More >>

Lower Hutt Politicians Call On Regional Council To Fund Airport Flyer Service To The Hutt

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 4:28 pm | Hutt City Council

On December 11, Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry, MP for Hutt South Ginny Andersen, list MP based in Hutt South Chris Bishop, and Cr Deborah Hislop met with Wellington Airport and Tranzit to discuss the future of the Airport Flyer service and its presence More >>

Hutt City Council Approves Community Plan To Reinvigorate Naenae’s Town Centre

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 5:04 pm | Hutt City Council

Today Hutt City Council has given the green light to the Naenae Town Centre Spatial Plan. This is a significant step forward in the rejuvenation of Naenae and will complement the construction of the new Naenae Pool which is planned to start in the second half ... More >>

Hutt City Council Seeks Early Feedback On Priorities For Ten Year Plan (2021-2031)

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 1:16 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council is currently working on its ten year plan and budgets for Lower Hutt. That’s why today Council is launching its early engagement survey to ask residents what they think Council’s priorities should be for the next decade. Lower ... More >>

New Era For Council Rubbish And Recycling Service

Friday, 13 November 2020, 9:20 am | Hutt City Council

Today Hutt City Council announced that contracts are now in place for a modern, lower carbon kerbside rubbish and recycling service that will be rolled out to all Lower Hutt residents in July 2021. An eight-month public tender process has concluded ... More >>

The Dowse Reopens Nuku Tewhatewha - Aotearoa’s Last Known Ngā Pou O Te Kīngitanga

Friday, 30 October 2020, 7:46 am | Hutt City Council

Following an extensive refurbishment, The Dowse Art Museum reopens Nuku Tewhatewha - the only known intact pātaka of seven or eight built as symbols of support for the Kīngitanga (Māori King) Movement - to the public on 30 October 2020. Situated ... More >>

New Lower Hutt Development Has First-home Buyers Excited

Thursday, 29 October 2020, 4:42 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council-owned property company Urban Plus Limited’s (UPL) new development - ‘Central Park on Copeland’ is nearing completion and new parents and first-home buyers Yang Gan and Julia Chu couldn’t be more excited. "With house prices ... More >>

For The Love Of Food Cultivation And Consumption In Aotearoa

Friday, 23 October 2020, 4:32 pm | Hutt City Council

Living māra kūmara (kūmara garden) grown inside wardian cases; films sharing local stories on community cultivation; and dinnerware ceramics from The Dowse Collection-a new exhibition at The Dowse Art Museum opening 24 October 2020 looks to the interdependent ... More >>

Community And Council Collaborate On Design For Naenae Town Centre

Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 5:25 pm | Hutt City Council

The process to rebuild Naenae Pool and re-design the town centre has reached its next milestone, as Hutt City Council launches a special engagement event at Naenae Village Market on Saturday 24 October. This event kicks off the co-design phase of ... More >>

Free Bike Share Scheme ‘Free Ride’ Launches In Naenae

Friday, 16 October 2020, 3:56 pm | Hutt City Council

Free Ride, a new bike sharing scheme, is launching in Naenae on 30 October 2020. The launch will include a Bike Rodeo, music, food and the opportunity to try out the Free Ride bikes. The first ten brightly branded Free Ride bikes will then be ... More >>

Scale Of Investment Revealed For City’s Three Waters Infrastructure Over The Next Decade

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 8:14 am | Hutt City Council

This week Hutt City Council will consider the level of investment needed for water infrastructure, as part of work to develop the Long Term Plan, which sets out Council’s plans for the ten years ahead. At its Long Term Plan subcommittee meeting on Thursday, ... More >>