Lower Hutt CBD project one step closer to securing Government infrastructure funding
An application from Hutt City Council to the Government’s Infrastructure Acceleration Fund has been selected from over 200 applications to move to the next stage of submitting a Request for Proposal.
Libraries build on their inclusive offerings
Build Club, a new programme focussing on engaging neurodivergent children and their whānau using LEGO®, has just begun at the Wainuiomata Community Hub.
Naenae pool plans unveiled
Draft design plans for Naenae’s new Pool and Fitness Centre and been unveiled, giving locals their first opportunity to see what the new $68 million facility will look like.
Laying down strong foundations for future whānau
Construction of nineteen new homes is well underway in Taita, Lower Hutt for whānau, who are currently in housing stress.
It's Super Shot Saturday in Lower Hutt
We are joining forces with the rest of the country to bring Super Shot Saturday – New Zealand’s national day of action against COVID-19 – to Lower Hutt.
Former Naenae Post Office set to get second life as community centre
Hutt City Council has purchased the historic Naenae Post Office building at the centre of Hillary Court as part of plans to revitalise the Naenae town centre.
Central Ward by-election result
Preliminary results from Hutt City Council’s Central Ward by-election reveal that Glenda Barratt is the likely front runner to be the city’s new Central Ward councillor. The result is close with only a small number of votes separating Ms Barratt from Andrea Hilton.
Council climate change vote sends a message to the world
Race to Zero, a global campaign run by the COP26 Presidency (26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties) is the largest global alliance of organisations working together to build global momentum towards the shift to a decarbonised economy.
Libraries reach out to families online during lockdown
Hutt City Libraries has gone virtual with one of their most popular programmes, Baby Bounce & Rhyme.
Community working together to build long term resilience
Community organisations have been working together since the lockdown making sure Lower Hutt whānau have been able to get quick access to support initiatives.
Demolition of Naenae Pool to ramp up with preparatory work underway
Preparatory demolition work has started on Naenae Pool, the first major physical milestone of the rebuild of the facility.
Hutt City Council services at Alert Level 2
With Lower Hutt moving to Alert Level 2 at 11:59pm tonight, there will be some changes to how Council services and facilities will run. Many facilities will re-open with additional health and safety measures in place, in accordance with the Government’s revised Level 2 guidance.