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Hutt City Council Makes Changes To The Dog Control Bylaw

Tuesday, 28 May 2024, 4:25 pm | Hutt City Council

The changes include prohibiting dogs from Bird Protection Areas (BPAs) at Sorrento Bay, Whiorau Reserve, CL Bishop Park and HW Shortt Park. They also include prohibiting dog access at Sorrento Bay and the beach adjacent to CL Bishop Park. More >>

First Recipients Of The Low Carbon Acceleration Fund Announced

Monday, 27 May 2024, 1:39 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council earns carbon credits under the Emissions Trading Scheme for forests in some of its reserves. The units can be sold and the revenue can be used to invest in carbon reduction opportunities. More >>

Contractor Announced For Moerā Neighbourhood Hub Build

Wednesday, 22 May 2024, 12:25 pm | Hutt City Council

The new hub, located on the existing Moerā library site, will provide a vibrant community space for locals to connect, learn, and play. The facility will feature an open plan space that allows access to vital library services. More >>

Building New Warm Homes Creates Apprenticeship Opportunities In Lower Hutt

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 11:44 am | Hutt City Council

Since 2018, Urban Plus - the social housing development arm of Hutt City Council - has overseen the completion of five housing projects with a total of 124 homes. More >>

Transport Projects Drive Improvements In Lower Hutt

Monday, 20 May 2024, 2:14 pm | Hutt City Council

Te Awa Kairangi ki Tai Lower Hutt is a city in progress with several transport projects either under way or about to start construction over the coming months. More >>

State Of The Art Naenae Pool Floors Move At The Touch Of A Button

Thursday, 16 May 2024, 10:09 am | Hutt City Council

The 50-metre Olympic-sized pool will have two moveable bulkheads that separate the 10-lane pool into multiple zones so it can be configured to a range of depths and sizes. More >>

TEAM Naenae Trust To Be Operator Of New Community Centre

Wednesday, 15 May 2024, 1:58 pm | Hutt City Council

The Trust was selected by the Whakatupu Ngaengae Community Advisory Group and supported by Hutt City Council. The Council will lease the building to the Trust and provide an operating grant for the first three years to help the facility get established. More >>

Largest Ever Hip Hop Unite Dance Championship Heads To Lower Hutt

Wednesday, 15 May 2024, 9:21 am | Hutt City Council

It’s going to be a tip top weekend in Lower Hutt as the largest ever Hip Hop Unite National Dance Championships comes to town. More >>

Hutt City Council Reappoints Jo Miller As Chief Executive

Friday, 10 May 2024, 4:25 pm | Hutt City Council

Council’s process attracted a good number of quality candidates, with Jo Miller being the stand-out candidate from that field. More >>

Hutt City Council Proposes Free Swimming For Under-10s In Families With Community Services Card

Friday, 10 May 2024, 2:21 pm | Hutt City Council

The Council will consider a paper next Friday that looks at a range of options to support equitable access for children to Lower Hutt’s six swimming pools. More >>

Hutt City Council Celebrates Te Herenga Kairangi, Its First Rautaki Māori

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 10:13 am | Hutt City Council

Hutt City Council has approved Te Herenga Kairangi, a rautaki (strategy) consolidating all council work aimed at improving outcomes for Māori. More >>

A Lost 65-year-old Mural Brought Back To Life In Naenae

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 1:37 pm | Hutt City Council

The original mural - the only time Ngan was known to use Linoleum in his art - was commissioned for the opening of the Post Office in 1959. It provided a striking artistic focal point in the customer service area, which also featured a wooden counter and ... More >>

Lower Hutt Sets Ambitious Planting Target Through Mouri Tupu

Friday, 19 April 2024, 3:56 pm | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry today formally launched Mouri Tupu - Planting for the Future, and he is calling on the community to pick up a spade and join in. Mouri Tupu is a community campaign to plant 114,000 native trees and plants and inspire ... More >>

Repairs To Wainuiomata Hill Landslide Set To Begin In May

Friday, 12 April 2024, 12:31 pm | Hutt City Council

Work is scheduled to start on repairs to the landslide on the Wainuiomata Hill in mid-late May, dependant on weather, traffic management, and other factors. More >>

New Microchipping And Desexing Rules For Domestic Cats In Lower Hutt

Wednesday, 3 April 2024, 6:23 pm | Hutt City Council

Councillor Andy Mitchell said the changes would help reduce feral cat populations and the huge number of unwanted cats surrendered to animal welfare groups, and make it easier to reunite lost cats with their owners. More >>

Te Awa Kairangi Partners Adopt Alternative Delivery Programme

Thursday, 28 March 2024, 2:36 pm | Hutt City Council

NZ Transport Agency Waka Kotahi, Greater Wellington, Hutt City Council and iwi Taranaki Whānui ki Te Upoko o Te Ika and Ngāti Toa Rangatira, have agreed to an alternative delivery model for the construction of some components of Te Wai Takamori o Te Awa ... More >>

Lower Hutt Rolls Out The Welcome Mat For The World’s Largest Tokelau Festival

Wednesday, 27 March 2024, 4:29 pm | Hutt City Council

Te Awa Kairangi ki Tai - Lower Hutt welcomes the return of the largest Tokelau festival in the world after a Covid-disrupted break of seven years. The four-day Tokelau Easter Festival - which celebrates Tokelauan culture and sport - starts on Good Friday and ... More >>

Breaking Beats Brings Its Electronic Music Festival To Lower Hutt

Thursday, 7 March 2024, 4:42 pm | Hutt City Council

Electronic music fans break out the dancing shoes, Breaking Beats is coming to Lower Hutt for the first time with its new festival This is Living. And there’s no need for the expected 4000-strong crowd to worry about a sweaty venue, the festival will ... More >>

Hutt City Council Commits To Developing Regional Plan For Water Reform

Wednesday, 6 March 2024, 9:00 pm | Hutt City Council

Hutt City has voted unanimously to join forces with other councils in Wellington on a plan to reform the region’s broken water services. This month, councils across the Wellington region will consider a proposal on a joined-up approach to develop ... More >>

Celebrate Our Unsung Heroes - Get Your Nominations In For The 2024 Lower Hutt Civic Honours!

Friday, 1 March 2024, 10:03 am | Hutt City Council

Do you know someone who has volunteered behind the scenes for years without being recognised for their mahi? Nominate them for a Civic Honour! The Civic Honours celebrate outstanding volunteers in our community by recognising the service they’ve given ... More >>





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