Press releases, news stories, media releases from the Mayor and all the latest news from Hutt City Council.
School holiday fun in Naenae
During the recent school holidays, Hutt City Council joined with Team Naenae and The Naenae Neighbourhood Police Team to provide a variety of activities at the Naenae basketball court.
Our Hutt City champion
For Harbour View local Jennie Mackie it’s the sense of community she loves about Hutt City.
New access road and homes
Developing greenfield land in northern Wainuiomata would secure a prosperous future during the next 20 years for the whole of Hutt City, Councillor Ken Laban believes.
Deeper Patterns is council’s next About Space project. About Space aims to take vacant shops in the CBD and temporarily transport them into creative spaces.
Community action earns appreciation
Jumping into the sea at the Hikoikoi end of Petone Beach to assist a swimmer in distress resulted in a Certificate of Appreciation being presented to Susan Muszalski by Mayor Ray Wallace.
Sewage pumping station overflow
Due to the extreme rainfall on Monday 6 May, sewage from the Hinemoa Street sewage pumping station overflowed into the Waiwhetu Stream at Hinemoa Street (a consented discharge).
Water meters for commercial users only
Hutt City Council’s programme to upgrade commercial water meters only affects commercial water users, the council’s infrastructure general manager Bruce Sherlock has emphasised.
Seaview Marina Walkway opening by Mayor
A new walkway at the Seaview marina with seating and a BBQ area is proving popular with visitors to the marina, says Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace who opened the section of pathway this month (7 May).
Connex is back for Term 2
Hutt City Council’s popular free sport and recreation initiative for 16 to 20 year olds is heading indoors during Term 2.
Winner touches down
Wallace Wai Hoe Yap was the winner of our Bring Your Home competition and this weekend he arrives in Hutt City after winning a return airfare from his home country Malaysia, courtesy of the Hutt News.
Consultation hits the streets
Hutt City residents have until Friday 17 May to make their views known on council’s Draft Annual Plan for the 2013/14 year.
Smaller lifestyle blocks proposed
Owners or prospective buyers of lifestyle blocks will have greater choice under a bold new plan to free up land for housing development in Hutt City.