News

October

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.

Council votes in favour of Riverlea land sale

Hamilton City Council has today voted in favour of offering Riverlea Theatre and Arts Centre first right of refusal to buy the land on which the group’s theatre sits.

Public consultation on safety bylaw

Hamilton City Council today approved a proposal for the Hamilton Safety in Public Places Bylaw to go out for public consultation.

Consultation starts on pensioner housing

Public feedback will be sought on Council’s draft proposal to sell its pensioner housing.

Coroner’s Court decision released

Hamilton City Council Chief Executive, Barry Harris, says the Coroner’s Court decision on the suicide of a staff member at Waikato Museum, Ray Mayes, was released today.

Maintenance closure for Parana Park bridge

Parana Park’s historic stone footbridge will be closed to the public for a month from next week for preventative maintenance to be carried out.

Spooky Saturday at St Andrews Library

Children’s book author Gary Nelson brings his latest spooky story to Hamilton’s St Andrews Library this month.

Hamilton City Council names CEO

Hamilton City Council today named its new chief executive.

New push for community profile information

Hamilton City Council’s Community Development Unit has extended its Community Profile Survey into October.

Consultation on rating review closed

Consultation on Hamilton City Council’s proposal to change to a capital value rating system has closed.

Libraries' historic calendar has city’s wheels in motion

Planes, cars and horse-drawn carriages – the Hamilton City Libraries’ 2015 Historic Hamilton is a little boy’s dream.

"Doctor of Boganology" has appointment at library

The man dubbed Hamilton’s “Doctor Bogan” has an appointment at Chartwell Library later this month.

Libraries’ new app a tour of the city’s past

A new initiative from Hamilton City Libraries blends modern technology with the city’s past.

Comic capers at Hamilton City Libraries

From the little blue Smurfs to the craft of noted master graphic novelist Stan Lee, Hamilton City Libraries will celebrate the beauty of the comic.

Public’s views sought on Hamilton Libraries Strategic Plan

A modern feature library in Hamilton’s CBD is one of the main points of a Hamilton Libraries Strategic Plan now out for public feedback.

Waikato Museum sole northern venue for Hotere Culbert

Waikato Museum will be the only North Island venue to show Hotere Culbert, an exhibition featuring collaborative works from two of New Zealand’s greatest artists.

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