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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 >>

Council and community celebrate enhanced open space

Friday, 2 August 2019, 1:21 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Oxford Crescent School students, staff, and families were accompanied by local residents and Council representatives to celebrate the official opening of the Oxford Park sealed pathway today. More >>

Upper Hutt City Council Pre-election Report 2019

Friday, 2 August 2019, 10:09 am | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt City Council has released its Pre-election Report for 2019, inviting the community to engage in the upcoming election. It is available at Upper Hutt City Council reception or online at www.upperhuttcity.com/2019-Elections . More >>

Upper Hutt’s great paper bag giveaway

Thursday, 25 July 2019, 11:35 am | Upper Hutt City Council

An offer too good to refuse! Upper Hutt City Council recently received a call asking if they would like some free paper bags. Coming on the eve of recent legislation banning some single use plastic bags, the affirmative response was a no-brainer. ... More >>

HUHA ‘Supreme’ winner for Upper Hutt

Friday, 12 July 2019, 3:35 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Congratulations to Helping You Help Animals (HUHA) who were announced as Supreme winner for Upper Hutt in the 2019 Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards. More >>

Water extraction in Refreshment Place

Friday, 28 June 2019, 5:09 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Information is circulating in the community regarding a resource consent to extract aquifer water from a bore in Refreshment Place Upper Hutt. A Change.org petition is now underway requesting that the consent be revoked. More >>

Upper Hutt youth are #AWESOME!

Friday, 21 June 2019, 1:49 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt City hosted another successful Young Achievers Awards to highlight the achievements of local youth. The young people of Upper Hutt were celebrated at the 13th Young Achievers Youth Civic Awards on Wednesday 5 June. The event, hosted at ... More >>

Council moves to mitigate risk from aging elms

Friday, 14 June 2019, 1:11 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

For many years, residents and users of McLeod Street in Upper Hutt have enjoyed the sight of a street lined with giant Siberian elm trees. The trees were planted in 1949 and some have grown up to 21 metres tall with shade footprints rivalling most ... More >>

Upper Hutt City Council’s event fund open from 1 June

Friday, 31 May 2019, 5:18 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Local event organisers are invited to apply for funding support through Council’s annual event funding round. Upper Hutt City Council has a contestable pool of event funding available for supporting a limited number of events in Upper Hutt City each ... More >>

Council appoints independent member to Risk Committee

Friday, 17 May 2019, 1:04 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Sara Brownlie has been appointed to Upper Hutt City Council’s Risk and Assurance Committee as an independent member. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 17 MAY 2019—The extraordinary Council meeting on Thursday 18 April saw the appointment of the Risk ... More >>

Inclusive fun on the horizon

Friday, 3 May 2019, 12:47 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 03 May 2019—Starting Monday 6 May, Trentham Memorial Park playground will be closed to the public so the wood chip can be replaced with rubber safety surfacing. More >>

Acceptance of plastics set to change

Monday, 8 April 2019, 2:13 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

Over the last year the global waste market has been undergoing significant changes, Upper Hutt City Council is making the change to collect only plastic types 1 and 2 at our Park Street Recycling Station. More >>

Maidstone Park sports fields upgrade underway

Friday, 1 March 2019, 4:57 pm | Upper Hutt City Council

As part of Upper Hutt City Council’s Long Term Plan 2018 – 2028, the Maidstone Park sports fields are being upgraded to a ‘sand carpet’ facility. More >>