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Hutt River Trail section closed at Maoribank

A section of the Hutt River Trail has been closed temporally due to an unstable bank underfoot. At present, the closure is temporary until the area can undergo an engineering assessment. Hutt River Trail users are advised to avoid this section of the path for their own safety. A detour is in place as per… Read more »

Akatarawa Road is now open

Slip blocking Akatarawa Road

1.20 pm Akatarawa Road is now open. Drivers are asked to take care through the area. 8.31 Akatarawa Road is closed to through traffic due to a slip. The slip is approximately five minutes north of Staglands Wildlife Reserve and Café. Staglands remains open and can be accessed from Upper Hutt. Contractors are onsite to… Read more »

Slip blocking Akatarawa Road—road now open

Land slip covering Akatarawa Road

1.32 AM, Tuesday 8 January Akatarawa Road is now open to through traffic. The slip blocking the road this morning has been cleared. 8.35 AM, Tuesday 8 January Akatarawa road is closed due to a slip blocking the road. Council officers are investigating and we’ll provide more information as it becomes available. Read more »

Upper Hutt City Council is Keeping it REAL with second programme success

Upper Hutt City Council’s Keeping it REAL youth employment programme gives youth realistic, engaging, ambitious, and lifelong (REAL) opportunities. After a successful first employment programme, Upper Hutt City Council and the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) were pleased to provide a second programme to get young job seekers involved in their community and into meaningful… Read more »

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