June 8, 2018

Lower Hutt Events Centre provides training and employment opportunities

The Lower Hutt Events Centre, which will officially be opened on Saturday 14 July, has employed more than 120 tradespeople to date and will provide employment and training opportunities for many locals. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Lower Hutt Events Centre provides training and employment opportunities

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June 7, 2018

Earthquake Prone Buildings at Queensgate

Hutt City Council has been advised by Stride Property that draft engineering reports they have received on their buildings at the Queensgate Shopping Centre indicate three buildings are potentially under 34% of the New Building Standard (NBS) and would require work to bring them up to code. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Earthquake Prone Buildings at …

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June 7, 2018

Hutt City Council agrees priorities for Long Term Plan

Hutt City Council has agreed the priorities for its 2018-2028 Long Term Plan at a Community Plan Committee meeting, including agreement to adopt the Living Wage for its staff. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Hutt City Council agrees priorities for Long Term Plan

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June 4, 2018

Lower Hutt youth programme shows big return on investment

An evaluation of a Lower Hutt youth training and employment programme has shown it to be a valuable investment for unemployed young people and businesses alike. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Lower Hutt youth programme shows big return on investment

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May 30, 2018

Mayor welcomes thermal upgrade for Hutt homes

Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace has welcomed Housing New Zealand’s announcement of a pilot programme to improve the thermal performance of its homes in Lower Hutt. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Mayor welcomes thermal upgrade for Hutt homes

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May 30, 2018

Queensgate proud to be smokefree

World Smokefree Day is 31 May and this year’s theme celebrates New Zealand’s smokefree achievements. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Queensgate proud to be smokefree

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May 24, 2018

Lower Hutt ratepayers could pay more for flood protection

Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is calling on Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) to abandon plans to change the funding structure for its flood protection work. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Lower Hutt ratepayers could pay more for flood protection

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May 23, 2018

Homelessness Strategy for Lower Hutt

Hutt City Council is taking action to address homelessness in the city, following a unanimous decision on Tuesday night to begin work on a homelessness strategy for Lower Hutt. For more information visit Hutt City Council’s website: Homelessness Strategy for Lower Hutt

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