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Wellington’s Councils Collaborate To For Plastic Free July

Tuesday, 14 July 2020, 10:13 am | Upper Hutt City Council

Councils from across the region have joined forces to take a combined approach to reducing plastic waste this July. Plastic Free July is an annual campaign to reduce the amount of plastic waste we produce by encouraging people and business to use ... More >>

Community Support For More Smokefree Spaces In Upper Hutt

Monday, 6 July 2020, 10:50 am | Upper Hutt City Council

Widespread public support for making even more public spaces across Upper Hutt smokefree has encouraged Council to look at extending its smokefree policy. In 2006, Upper Hutt City Council was one of the first Councils to introduce smokefree outdoor areas ... More >>

Upper Hutt City Council Backs Strengthening Of Community Assets

Wednesday, 17 June 2020, 10:27 am | Upper Hutt City Council

A programme of work to future-proof two popular community facilities in Upper Hutt has been given the go-ahead by Upper Hutt City Council. At its meeting on Wednesday 10 June, Council backed the seismic strengthening of the HAPAI Building and the Professionals ... More >>

Public Spaces Support More People To Be Smokefree In Lower Hutt

Friday, 29 May 2020, 9:16 am | Upper Hutt City Council

In the lead up to World Smokefree Day the number of people who do not smoke is at an all-time high. Smokefree public places make it easier for smokers to quit and stay smokefree while reducing the visibility of smoking to young people, making it ... More >>

Upper Hutt Event Funding Round Open From Queen’s Birthday

Tuesday, 26 May 2020, 5:08 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Local event organisers are invited to apply for funding support through Council’s annual event funding round from next week. Applications will be open throughout the month from Monday 1 until Tuesday 30 June 2020. An event fund pool is available to ... More >>

Upper Hutt City Council Formally Adopts Measures To Ease COVID-19 Impact

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 8:36 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

On 9 April, Upper Hutt City Council discussed multiple measures aimed at bringing relief to residents and businesses in light of the COVID-19 lockdown and its financial impacts and provided direction on 12 measures. Some of these required further work ... More >>

Upper Hutt City Council Agrees To Additional COVID-19 Relief Measures

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 6:45 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

At a workshop today elected members of Upper Hutt City Council discussed multiple measures aimed at bringing relief to residents and businesses in light of the COVID-19 lockdown and its financial impacts. A total of 12 measures have been agreed to by ... More >>

Skinny Jump Now Available Through Upper Hutt Libraries

Thursday, 2 April 2020, 1:08 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt Libraries is teaming up with Digital Inclusion Alliance Aotearoa to offer Skinny Jump. Skinny Jump (previously Spark Jump ) is designed for households at risk of digital exclusion and who don’t have a broadband connection, participants receive ... More >>

H2O Xtream temporarily closes leisure and lane pools, slides

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 5:37 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt City Council staff have taken the precautionary measure of closing H2O Xtream aquatic centre’s main pools and slides following the breakage of a glass vessel at poolside. Glass vessels are not permitted inside the facility. More >>

The Gas Hub’s 'Parks and Places' returns in 2020

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 1:59 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

For the fifth year in a row, Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team and The Gas Hub are proud to bring back  Parks & Places  to the Upper Hutt Community. The  Parks & Places  programme provides a line-up of fun events for everyone ... More >>

Food for Fines at Upper Hutt City Libraries

Friday, 22 November 2019, 8:58 am | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt City Libraries is running a Food for Fines promotion from 25 November to 22 December 2019. Similar promotions are being run by libraries all across New Zealand to support struggling families during the festive season. More >>

Upper Hutt’s HAPAI building closed

Monday, 18 November 2019, 5:00 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

As of 3.00 pm Monday, 18 November 2019, the HAPAI building in Upper Hutt has been closed until further notice. The closure comes on the back of a detailed seismic report for the building. The report, which was carried out by Silvester Clark Limited, ... More >>

Growth set to continue for Upper Hutt

Friday, 8 November 2019, 3:22 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

A report released today by the Wellington Mayoral Forum shows that growth is set to continue in Upper Hutt, with continued housing and business demand for the foreseeable future. More >>

New councillors sworn in at Upper Hutt City Council

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 5:19 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

The 2019 local body elections saw a change of three councillors at Upper Hutt. The Triennial meeting to swear in the new Council was held at Expressions Whirinaki on Wednesday 30 October at 3.00 pm. More >>

New rating valuations for Upper Hutt City

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 2:53 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

The Upper Hutt City Rating Revaluation for 2019 is now confirmed and property owners will soon receive a 2019 Notice of Rating Valuation with an updated rating value for their property. More >>

Council Becomes a White Ribbon Accredited Business

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 3:46 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt City Council is one of the first councils nationwide to be White Ribbon Accredited, alongside Carterton District Council and Napier City Council. More >>

Hop in to Upper Hutt for some city centre fun

Friday, 27 September 2019, 3:48 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

A game played in many countries which has been around since Roman times, children, big and small will enjoy the temporary addition to our city centre artworks and sculptures. A large, colourful hopscotch court has appeared on the Main Street footpath between ... More >>

Plateau School wins Mayoral World Smokefree Day poster comp

Monday, 9 September 2019, 1:40 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

What does your smokefree world look like? This was the challenge put out to all Upper Hutt primary schools last term in the Mayoral World Smokefree Day poster competition. More >>

Upper Hutt’s Expressions Whirinaki set to grow

Tuesday, 13 August 2019, 3:40 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

The Expressions Whirinaki Trust has been granted up to $1.3 million, from the Regional Culture and Heritage Fund by the Minister for Art, Culture and Heritage, Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern. The grant will contribute toward the extension of Expressions Whirinaki Arts ... More >>

Upper Hutt is turning the page this Christmas

Friday, 9 August 2019, 3:30 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt’s much-loved Santa Parade is back for 2019 with a brand new theme of a ‘Storybook Christmas’, bringing a literary spectacular to Main Street on Sunday 1 December at 3:00 pm. More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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