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April

African football action for Hamilton

Senegal and Mali will bring African footballing flair to Waikato Stadium this year as the countdown continues to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.

March

Free parking at Garden Place Carpark this Easter

Easter shoppers can enjoy free parking this weekend at the Council’s Garden Place Carpark.

Water leak at Hamilton intersection

A water leak has appeared at the intersection of Ruakiwi Rd and Pembroke St this morning.

Small Grants Fund applications close on Monday

Applications for Hamilton City Council’s Small Grants fund close next Tuesday, 31 March.

Chatham Island school to visit Hamilton Zoo

A group of children and teachers from the isolated Chatham Islands will arrive at Hamilton Zoo this weekend for a special city weekend experience.

Official unveiling of Sapper Moore-Jones statue

Media are invited to the official unveiling of the Sapper Moore-Jones statue ‘The Line of Fire’. The unveiling on Victoria Street gets underway at 1.30pm on 27 March.

Pop-up events across Hamilton to mark Neighbours Day

A series of small “pop-up”-style events will mark Neighbours Day Aotearoa across Hamilton this week.

Autumn change for city's roundabout gardens

Three of Hamilton’s busiest roundabouts are set for a new splash of colour over coming weeks.

Hamilton's water restrictions lifted

All water restrictions in Hamilton will be lifted from today (20 March) following recent rain, cooler temperatures and people following water restrictions.

50s Forward celebrates timely milestone

One of Hamilton Pools’ liveliest and most active user groups notches up a significant birthday this weekend.

Busy cricket season continues at Seddon Park

Having successfully hosted three ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches, Seddon Park’s busy season concludes with domestic First Class cricket and several community games.

Tagbusters toil curbs city tagging

Hamilton City Council’s Tagbusters team will continue their drive to keep Hamilton graffiti free during a nationwide Graffiti Free Week.

Maintenance closure for Waterworld hydroslides

The two hydroslides at Hamilton’s Waterworld swimming complex will be out of action for four days next week for vital maintenance work.

30 Under 30 searches for successful Hamiltonians

A new collaboration between Hamilton City Council and the Youth Advisory Panel kicks off this week, with a search for 30 young high achievers living in the city.

Entry now open to national art award

Entry is now open to the National Contemporary Art Award, sponsored by Tompkins Wake Lawyers and Chow: Hill Architects, and managed by Waikato Museum.

School war poets to help launch WW1 project

Waikato Museum aims to feature a WW1-inspired poem written by a local student as part of the launch for the major exhibition For Us They Fell opening on Anzac Day.

Stormwater education programme/bylaw in the pipeline

Hamilton residents are invited to give feedback on the proposed Hamilton Stormwater Bylaw.

City celebrates with colour, culture and cricket

The vibrancy and diversity will be celebrated across Hamilton next week as the city hosts two more ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches.

Policy/bylaw review could see more parks for pooches

Hamilton residents are invited to have their say on proposed changes to the Hamilton Dog Control Policy and Bylaw.

Sellout at Seddon Park for India v Ireland match

For fans around New Zealand, much of the focus of the first 19 days of the ICC Cricket World Cup has been on Pool A - the highlights of which have been sell-out crowds for New Zealand’s victories over Sri Lanka, England and Australia.

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