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March Madness hits Upper Hutt

This fair is as much about street theatre and live music as it is stalls and clearance bargains! UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 11 MAR 2015—The streets of Upper Hutt will come alive on Saturday 19 March as the March Madness Fair returns for its fourth year. From 10.00 am to 4.00 pm Main Street will… Read more »

Land use strategy—have your say!

Upper Hutt’s original Urban Growth Strategy was adopted in 2007.  It was written to help manage urban growth and set the foundations for future development within the city. Recently we have been reviewing this document to ensure that planning for the future is still going to guide the best outcomes for Upper Hutt. The review… Read more »

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

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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 »