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Upper Hutt Central Library building closure—16 February update

A little over a week after the temporary closure of the Upper Hutt Central Library building most of our key services are back up and running, meaning we can expect a welcome return to a stability for both public and staff. After receiving feedback about our temporary opening hours not being suitable for customers who… Read more »

Most Upper Hutt library services restored during building closure

Upper Hutt City Libraries staff have been busy creating alternative means to deliver services to customers while the Central Library building remains closed.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 13 FEB 2018—Since the closure of Upper Hutt Central Library building on 7 February, the libraries management team have been putting into place immediate access to vital… Read more »

Upper Hutt Central Library building closure—9 February update

We’ve been organising alternate access to our services while Upper Hutt Central Library is closed. The following schedules will take effect on Monday 12 February. Pinehaven Library hours extended Monday – Friday: 9.30 am – 4.30 pm Saturday: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm Mobile Library bus The Mobile Library bus will be open for business… Read more »

Upper Hutt Central Library building closure—FAQ

The below information is based on comments we are monitoring relating to the closure of Upper Hutt’s Central Library building. This FAQ may be edited or updated from time-to-time as new information comes to light. Why are we only finding out about this now? It’s been ages since the Kaikoura earthquake. Over the last seven… Read more »

Upper Hutt Central Library building closed

Upper Hutt City Council has taken the precautionary measure of closing the Upper Hutt Central Library after new information has revealed it is earthquake prone.  UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 07 FEB 2018—Upper Hutt Central Library is closed until further notice. Recent engineering reports have identified parts of the structure as earthquake prone. Being a public… Read more »

Wellington Region preventing graffiti vandalism together

The Wellington Regional Graffiti Prevention Strategy 2018 – 2022 was today endorsed by the Wellington Regional Mayoral Forum at Upper Hutt City Council.  UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 01 DEC 2017— Hosted by Upper Hutt Mayor Wayne Guppy, the Wellington Regional Graffiti Prevention Strategy 2018 – 2022 was launched today at 2017’s final Wellington Regional Mayoral… Read more »

Register now for the 2017 Upper Hutt Santa Parade

Registrations are now open for Upper Hutt community groups and businesses for this year’s Upper Hutt Santa Parade, taking place on Sunday 3 December 2017. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 28 SEP 2017—The time has come to register for the 2017 Upper Hutt Santa Parade. This year’s theme is a ‘Winter Wonderland’ and we look set… Read more »

Upper Hutt City Council relaunches resource for building inclusive communities

On Thursday 22 August Upper Hutt City Council hosted the Enhancing Accessibility launch to introduce a newly updated customer service resource and training guide. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 31 AUG 2017— Inclusiveness and diversity were celebrated at the launch of Enhancing Accessibility, a resource for frontline staff. Enhancing Accessibility is a newly updated resource in… Read more »