Welcome to Upper Hutt

News: News Archives - Page 11 of 26 - Upper Hutt City

Total fire ban

A ban on all outdoor fires is now in place as of 8.00 am Friday, 4 March 2016 due to the extreme fire hazard in the Upper Hutt City and Lower Hutt City region. The ban covers all territory (rural and urban) in the Upper Hutt City and the Hutt City Council areas. It includes… Read more »

Melrose Street Wastewater Renewal Project

From Wednesday 3 March 2016 we will start renewing the old wastewater main at Melrose Street Works start at 6 Bentinck Street up to the corner with Melrose Street on the road corridor. From that point works are under private properties at the following locations: No. 1-9 Bentinck Street; No. 11-27 Melrose Street; No. 26a-e… Read more »

Celebrate Children’s Day Te Rā O Te Tamariki in Upper Hutt

happy-children-outside

Children’s Day Te Rā O Te Tamariki is set to be celebrated all over New Zealand on Sunday 6 March with a range of events that reflect the theme of treasuring our children. Upper Hutt City Council is proud to show its support of this great initiative with a weekend of family fun. Join the… Read more »

Celebrate Children's Day Te Rā O Te Tamariki in Upper Hutt

happy-children-outside

Children’s Day Te Rā O Te Tamariki is set to be celebrated all over New Zealand on Sunday 6 March with a range of events that reflect the theme of treasuring our children. Upper Hutt City Council is proud to show its support of this great initiative with a weekend of family fun. Join the… Read more »

Upper Hutt City Council facilitates youth development project

Ten Upper Hutt College students presented to Upper Hutt City Mayor Wayne Guppy and invited Councilors and Council staff to visit a new mural they have installed on school grounds as part of a youth development project.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 29 FEB 2015—Young people reporting to stakeholders in Council Chambers isn’t something you… Read more »

Bridge Road update: Temporary Services Bridge

Tenders have closed for the construction of a temporary services bridge and the successful contractor is Fulton Hogan Ltd. They have a bridge suitable for the purpose in their Auckland yard. The bridge will be transported to Upper Hutt and assembled on site. The contractors preliminary program is to be on site 2 March. They… Read more »

Haywards-Judgeford transmission lines to be checked by helicopter

Low level visual inspection of Haywards – Judgeford A transmission lines by helicopter is to be undertaken by Broadspectrum (formerly Transfield Services). This line forms part of the electricity transmission network – the National Grid – which transports electricity from where it is generated to New Zealand towns and cities. Broadspectrum act on behalf of… Read more »

Upper Hutt serves as platform for two community-minded initiatives

A collaborative graffiti removal and clean-up in Kelleher Service Lane supported by Upper Hutt City Council sees volunteers promote neighbourliness in order to launch two separate local and national community minded initiatives. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 22 FEB 2016—Volunteers from around the world descended on Upper Hutt as part of a new Community Patrol initiative… Read more »

Hutt Valley’s Bike the Trail fun for the whole family

Online registrations for this year’s Bike the Trail have been steady but there is plenty of room for more participants.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 19 FEB 2016—Once again, Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team, Hutt City Council, and Greater Wellington Regional Council have been working together to host Bike the Trail for 2016. Bike… Read more »