Waikato District Council has decided to consult with 11,000 of its ratepayers who pay for wastewater services in order to undertake a programme of works to mitigate the risk of wastewater overflows.
Waikato District Council is looking for young people with an interest in their community to take a lead in bringing ideas for youth projects and events to their local community boards and committees.
Two career pathway programmes in the Waikato District are helping to address the skills shortage in the New Zealand infrastructure industry following the graduation of 21 trainees and apprentices last month.
Water restrictions have been lifted across Hamilton City, Waikato District and Waipa District.
A major milestone has been reached in the Pokeno Township Wastewater Reticulation Phase II project.
Waikato District Councillors, Community Board members and Community Committee members attended a workshop yesterday [Ed Note: Thursday 16 March] to commence discussions about the long term strategic direction for the district.
The Waikato District Council Policy and Regulatory Committee today heard and considered submissions on the Proposed Easter Trading Policy 2017 and has recommended that the policy is adopted at the full Council meeting in April.
With heavy rain forecast to arrive again today, we are keeping a close eye on the situation around the district.
Local carver Hohepa Karaka Peni has lovingly created Maaori carvings for the new-look Huntly Library and Council Office.
Te Kowhai’s old playground equipment has been put to good use, with Waikato District Council using it to create a dog agility park at Horotiu.
Waikato District Council is continuing its work to improve the wastewater network in Raglan.
A total of $1651 of library debt was wiped by Waikato District Libraries during Love your library week in exchange for cans of food for local food banks.
Community groups across the Waikato district are getting out their knitting needles to take part in a district-wide ‘yarn bombing’ street art project to commemorate ANZAC Day this year.
Waikato District Council is reinstating monthly recycling drop-off days for the rural communities of Pukekawa, Onewhero and Glen Murray until a solution to the delay in the opening of a central drop off site in Tuakau is found.
Waikato District Councillors voted in favour of the Huntly Library and Council Office remaining a permanent cash-free site on Monday.
The Waikato District Council, Huntly Friendship House and the Menzshed Huntly have joined forces to build six ‘little free libraries’ for the community of Huntly.
The opening of a new recycling and refuse drop-off facility for North Waikato residents in Tuakau has been delayed.
A key part of the plan to ensure the Waikato district continues to use water in a sustainable manner in the future is being implemented over the coming months.
Raglan businesses flooded in to take advantage of the new free business support service that started at the Waikato District Council offices last week.
North Waikato residents will benefit from a new refuse and recycling drop-off facility opening in Tuakau later this month.
Waikato District Libraries will wipe your overdue fines during its Love your library week in exchange for cans of food.
Time is running out for people to have their say on Easter Trading in the Waikato district.
Waikato District Council and Huntly’s young people have started a new youth group and want more young people to come and join the fun.
If you see smoke coming from Raglan’s drainage system in the coming weeks, it should not be cause for alarm.