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31 JANUARY 2008: Hamilton City Council is introducing a total ban on domestic garden sprinklers until further notice in order to reduce the amount of water being used by the city. It is the first time in more than 20 years such a measure has been taken.
24 JANUARY 2008: Hamilton City Council is hosting another V8 Trader Forum next week. The forums are designed to give Hamilton retailers and hospitality operators the inside track on what to expect of New Zealand's largest annual event.
21 JANUARY 2008: Hamilton is coursing through water at an unprecedented rate, causing concern that a sprinkler ban may need to be put in force.
16 JANUARY 2008: A 38 square metre screen will be set up in Garden Place Hamilton to broadcast the state funeral of Sir Edmund Hillary next Tuesday [22 January 2008].
24 DECEMBER 2007: The Hamilton developer whose excavation work triggered a landslide on Awatere Avenue last year is amongst the first to be prosecuted under the new Building Act.
19 DECEMBER 2007: Artistic will meet arterial as a new piece of public art is set to grace the intersection of Borman Road and Resolution Drive in Hamilton's Growth Node of Rototuna.
13 DECEMBER 2007: The Civic Awards ceremony is held annually near Council's birthday to honour some of the individuals who have contributed to making Hamilton a better place to live.
13 DECEMBER 2007: Hamilton Zoo director Stephen Standley has become a board member of the Australasian Regional Association for Zoological Parks and Aquariums (ARAZPA), indicating the zoo's leadership position in the Australasian region.
7 DECEMBER 2007: A window into the Tangihanga (funeral) for Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu is about to open at Waikato Museum as the exhibition Te Atairangikaahu: The Soaring Hawk of the Dawn launches tomorrow [Saturday, 8 December 2007] with a public opening.
6 DECEMBER 2007: A revised Liquor Control bylaw that introduces a liquor ban to the Te Rapa industrial area was adopted at last night's Council meeting [5 December 2007].
3 DECEMBER 2007: Winners of the Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award 2007 were announced this evening, Friday, 30 November at ArtsPost.
30 NOVEMBER 2007: Saturday's unveiling of traditional Maori carvings at Miropiko Reserve will not only recognise the historic significance of the site but also mark the return of what was once a common sight – pou on the Waikato riverside.
29 NOVEMBER 2007: CEO Michael Redman today announced the appointment of Council's Blair Bowcott to the role of Deputy CEO and General Manager of Programme and Finance.
28 NOVEMBER 2007: An appeal lodged in the Court of Appeal to quash the Hamilton City Council Prostitution Bylaw 2004 was today dismissed.
28 NOVEMBER 2007: Victorious Melbourne Cup winner and proud Hamiltonian Graeme Rogerson was honoured yesterday [Tuesday, 27 November 2007] in a civic event organised by Hamilton mayor Bob Simcock.
27 NOVEMBER 2007: Hamilton residents have very high quality of life and the city's economy is performing steadily in an environment of rapid population growth, according to a new report.
26 NOVEMBER 2007: Waterworld's two new speed slides have been temporarily closed until next Monday [3 December 2007] for improvement works.
22 NOVEMBER 2007: The following roads works are scheduled to be undertaken during the period of Thursday 22 November to Monday 24 December as part of the programme of works preparing the track for the Hamilton 400 V8 Supercars street race to be held in Hamilton 18–20 April 2008.
22 NOVEMBER 2007: This week people throughout Hamilton and New Zealand are wearing white ribbons to show they do not tolerate or condone violence against women.
21 NOVEMBER 2007: Rose Hamilton Gardens was launched at the Pacific Rose Bowl Festival this week. Dr Sam McGredy says the rose will be his best and his last, a fitting swansong for the world's most renowned breeder.