News

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October

Spot in business awards finals delights Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council is a finalist in the not-for-profit/social enterprise category at the Waikato Business Excellence Awards.

Hamilton named as one of 22 on nationwide trophy tour

The ICC Cricket World Cup trophy is about to begin a nationwide tour of New Zealand, with a stop for every one of the 22 years since the tournament was last here in 1992.

Porritt Stadium track renewal sees old rubber hit the road

The ageing rubberized running track at Hamilton’s Porritt Stadium is set to hit the road.

Smart thinking keeps Zoo's rhinos cosy and dry

Hamilton Zoo’s hefty rhino herd will be kept warmer and drier through the energy of the sun and some smart technology.

Go with the flow at open day

Have you ever wondered how water gets from the river to the tap? Hamilton City Council is inviting the public to see the process first hand on Saturday 8 November.

Catalogue showcases city's public art collection

Hamilton's rich and growing portfolio of public art has been captured in a catalogue as part of the city's 150th birthday celebrations.

Gates are open at Seddon Park

Cricket fans will get a chance get a “behind the scenes” look at refurbishments to Seddon Park during Northern Districts’ Family Fun Day this weekend.

Rating review decision date extended

Hamilton City Council originally indicated it would make a decision on 30 October regarding a possible change to the city’s rating system.

Transformation for Lake Domain playground

Hamilton’s popular Lake Domain playground will undergo a significant transformation over coming weeks.

Giant city birthday party planned next month

A giant 150 appeared in Civic Square on Friday created by Hamilton City Council staff to create awareness around the city’s birthday party on November 22.

Libraries' storytime delves into Diwali

Hamilton City Libraries’ Storytime sessions take on an Indian feel next week, with a focus on Hindu culture’s Diwali festival.

Dog responsible for attack euthanized

The dog which attacked its owner at her Hamilton home last week has been euthanized.

Funding available for waste initiatives

If you reduce, reuse or recycle you could be eligible for a financial boost from Hamilton City Council.

Finance Committee Decisions

Council today unanimously signed off on a number of items.

Hamilton Gardens wins International Garden of the Year Award

Hamilton Gardens has received the prestigious International Garden of the Year award.

Council seeks people's view on traffic management

Hamilton City Council is asking for people’s views on proposed changes to the Traffic Bylaw which will also affect the Garden Place Pedestrian Mall.

Dog's future still to be determined

A mastiff dog which attacked its owner in Hamilton yesterday remains impounded pending completion of a Hamilton City Council Animal Control investigation into the incident.

September

Council adopts 2013/2014 Annual Report

Hamilton City Council has adopted the 2013/14 Annual Report.

Zoo's new zebra a friendly gent

Hamilton Zoo’s new zebra stallion is a friendly young gentleman with an inquisitive nature.

New gallery extends Hamilton's arts offer

Hamilton’s art offer will be extended when Waikato Museum opens The Barry Hopkins Gallery on 17 October 2014.

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