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Catchment artwork formally opens 18 May

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Catchment artwork formally opens 18 May

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Catchment artwork formally opens 18 May Titled Catchment, the artwork is on the south side of the building at 4-12 Laings Road and replaces the Raine and Horne sign that was there for nearly three decades. Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace says, “Finally we have an artwork that […]

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Making a fun zone a clean zone

Published By   /  May 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Making a fun zone a clean zone

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Making a fun zone a clean zone This page contains information about buses, fan trail and the late lunch for game day, 3 June 2017. Updated: 19/05/2017 3:11 p.m. ​The flags are up, shops are decorating their windows, schools are creating fans for our Fan […]

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Perspective on big weather events in April

Published By   /  May 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Perspective on big weather events in April

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Perspective on big weather events in April Friday, 19 May 2017 2:00 p.m. A recent paper presented to Bay of Plenty Regional Council provided some perspective on the size of the side-by-side storm events that struck the Bay of Plenty in April […]

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Winners of Movin’March 2017

Published By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Winners of Movin’March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council Headline: Winners of Movin’March 2017 Posted on 18 May 2017 by Greater Wellington Regional Council ran the sixth annual Movin’March promotion this year. Movin’March is designed to encourage families to walk or wheel (WOW) to school as often as possible and to celebrate those families who already […]

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Long term planning talks to start in June

Published By   /  May 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Long term planning talks to start in June

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Long term planning talks to start in June This page contains information about engagement starting soon with the community on the 2018-2028 Long Term Plan. Updated: 17/05/2017 11:51 a.m. ​Council will start engaging with the community on the 2018-28 Long Term Plan in June, about […]

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Matariki Whanau Festival announcement – Whangarei District Council

Published By   /  May 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Matariki Whanau Festival announcement – Whangarei District Council

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Matariki Whanau Festival announcement – Whangarei District Council This page contains information about the annual Matariki Festival at the Town Basin on Saturday 17 June. Updated: 17/05/2017 11:37 a.m. ​A feast of local food, music and art activities will delight visitors to this year’s Matariki […]

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Still time for input to Rates Structure Review

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Still time for input to Rates Structure Review

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Still time for input to Rates Structure Review This page contains information about the Rates Structure Review that is aiming to ensure Council is being is as fair as it can be for our ratepayers. Updated: 16/05/2017 3:57 p.m. ​In recent weeks Council has held […]

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Creative Communities Scheme fund recipients

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Local Government, Whangarei District Council  /  Comments Off on Creative Communities Scheme fund recipients

MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Creative Communities Scheme fund recipients This page contains information about the Creative Communities Scheme fund recipients, among them are theatre productions, art scholarship programmes for youth, and exhibitions. Updated: 16/05/2017 7:50 a.m. ​Twelve creative Whangarei projects have recently been allocated $28,100 from the Creative Communities […]

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Lighting towers at Hutt Rec to be removed

Published By   /  May 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Lighting towers at Hutt Rec to be removed

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Lighting towers at Hutt Rec to be removed The towers, standing 24m high were installed in 1940 and an engineer’s report commissioned by Hutt City Council has found they needed to be refurbished and this would require a significant amount of work. The last time they were turned on […]

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New traffic signals at Hutt Rd/Petone Ave intersection

Published By   /  May 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New traffic signals at Hutt Rd/Petone Ave intersection

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: New traffic signals at Hutt Rd/Petone Ave intersection Initially only the Hutt Road and Petone Ave signals will be operational with access to Kmart closed to the public until the store opens in June. Hutt City Council’s Traffic Assets Manager, Damon Simmons says, “This upgrade will allow safe […]

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Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs

Published By   /  May 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Council farewells champion of unwanted dogs The Far North District Council wants to acknowledge and thank Sue Dennis for her eight years of dedicated work looking after and re-homing the district’s unwanted dogs. Ms Dennis has worked as a contractor for council since November […]

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Lower Hutt leading the way as a smokefree city

Published By   /  May 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Lower Hutt leading the way as a smokefree city

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Lower Hutt leading the way as a smokefree city This is because we need more than just one day to celebrate the great progress being made towards a Smokefree Lower Hutt. The theme for World Smokefree Day 2017 is “It’s about whānau”, which means encouraging and supporting friends, […]

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Smoky fires already a burning issue this Winter

Published By   /  May 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Smoky fires already a burning issue this Winter

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Smoky fires already a burning issue this Winter Monday, 8 May 2017 10:00 a.m. Smoky outdoor fires brought in a significant number of complaints to the Regional Councils Pollution Hotline last week, despite the winter fire Season having only just opened 1st […]

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Slips of epic proportions discovered

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Slips of epic proportions discovered

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Slips of epic proportions discovered Friday, 5 May 2017 4:00 p.m. You may think you saw the worst of ex-cyclone Debbie and Cook’s effects, but a recent native bush discovery has revealed the full force of Mother Nature, with massive slips – […]

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Proposed Plan Change 10 hearings close

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Proposed Plan Change 10 hearings close

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Proposed Plan Change 10 hearings close Friday, 5 May 2017 11:00 a.m. After two months of hearings that saw over 50 submitters have the opportunity to voice their views, the last day of hearings for Proposed Plan Change 10 was drawn to […]

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Felled Pines Turned to Firewood for Whanau

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Felled Pines Turned to Firewood for Whanau

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Felled Pines Turned to Firewood for Whanau The dry split wood, 30 cubic meters of it, is from trees that came down near or at the Silverstream Landfill in the 15 November storm last year.  The fallen trees closed the road leading to the landfill. Contracts Manager for […]

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Art and Sister Cities Promote Trade and Tolerance

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Art and Sister Cities Promote Trade and Tolerance

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Art and Sister Cities Promote Trade and Tolerance The Mayor greeted 10 visitors from Japan to Lower Hutt on Monday 1 May for the opening of the Minoh Art Exhibition at the Hutt Art Centre entitled Different Body, Same Mind. The Japanese city shares a Sister City relationship […]

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Brand new buses headed for Wellington

Published By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Brand new buses headed for Wellington

MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council Headline: Brand new buses headed for Wellington Posted on 4 May 2017 by Nick Robinson A fleet of new, modern, more environmentally friendly buses will be hitting the roads in mid-2018 following a competitive tender for bus services in the Wellington region. Local, family-owned Masterton-based Tranzit Group […]

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Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract

Published By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Far North District Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract

MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Local businesses to benefit from wastewater contract The company selected to build Kerikeri’s new wastewater reticulation network says it will use local tradespeople and businesses wherever possible during the multi-million dollar construction project. The Far North District Council has awarded Northland-based United Civil Construction […]

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Putting the lid on liquor outlet numbers attracts scant interest

Published By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Hutt City Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Putting the lid on liquor outlet numbers attracts scant interest

MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Putting the lid on liquor outlet numbers attracts scant interest This contrasts sharply when more than 270 submissions were made on establishing a Local Alcohol Policy for Lower Hutt in 2013, requiring two days of hearings for submitters to be heard by Council. Last month, Council sought residents’ […]

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