May 22, 2020

Hutt City Council waives outdoor seating fees for cafes and restaurants

Lower Hutt cafes and restaurants will be eligible for a free 12 month licence to install more outdoor seating and tables under a scheme announced by Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry and Cr Deborah Hislop today. “We have asked our Council to identify simple, low-cost ways we can support businesses recover through the COVID-19 pandemic.  […] The post Hutt City …

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May 21, 2020

Thousands return to Hutt City Libraries

Hutt City Libraries saw record numbers of visitors in the first week of Alert Level 2, as they welcomed back customers after more than seven weeks of lockdown. More than 2300 visitors were recorded across seven libraries on Monday 18 May, the first day of reopening, with queues forming in the morning at many sites […] The post Thousands return …

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May 17, 2020

Mayor Campbell Barry to host virtual public meetings

Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry will host two virtual public meetings this week to engage the community about Hutt City’s Council’s draft emergency budget and the 2020/2021 Annual Plan. The post Mayor Campbell Barry to host virtual public meetings appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

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May 6, 2020

Innovative Young Minds goes online

Innovative Young Minds (IYM), an initiative between Hutt City Council and Rotary Hutt City to empower young women in STEMM subjects, is going online! Usually held in the July school holidays as a residential programme in Lower Hutt, IYM exposes 80 Year 11 and 12 young women to the myriad of research and career opportunities […] The post Innovative Young …

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May 5, 2020

Hutt Science supports lockdown learning

Hutt Science is on a mission to empower young people in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects. And, they’ve not let lockdown get in the way. Hutt Science have kept in touch with local schools and offered support for science teaching by ensuring that all teachers have online access to teacher manuals and student […] The post Hutt Science …

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May 1, 2020

Art, hope and Covid-19

As New Zealand was preparing to go into Covid-19 lockdown, three internationally-renowned urban artists were putting the finishing touches on two towering works of art in Lower Hutt’s central city. The post Art, hope and Covid-19 appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

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