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3 JULY 2009: Hamilton Zoo has welcomed a new addition to its zebra herd, with the recent birth of a female foal.
2 JULY 2009: Hamilton City Council is urging Hamiltonians to do their bit to help the city to 'Breathe Easy' following the announcement that Hamilton has exceeded the National Environmental Standard for Air Quality (NESAQ) for the month of June.
1 JULY 2009: A siamang couple will live out their retirement years at Hamilton Zoo, after relocating to the facility from Auckland Zoo today.
26 JUNE 2009: Council has decided to retain its existing Prostitution Bylaw largely unchanged after undertaking a review required of Council under section 158 of the Local Government Act 2002.
22 JUNE 2009: Protection of the historically significant vessel the PS Rangiriri received a boost today as the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board announced a $181,000 grant towards the project.
12 JUNE 2009: Hamilton City Council achieved an overall 99 per cent efficiency rating for processing resource consent applications in the Ministry for the Environment’s latest two-yearly survey.
12 JUNE 2009: Hamilton City Council and the Brian Perry Charitable Trust are partnering in a strategic land agreement which will ultimately see better access to the Waikato River from the southern end of Victoria Street.
10 JUNE 2009: The Bader community are set to take matters into their own hands this weekend (13-14 June) as they stage a community clean up in partnership with Hamilton City Council, Te Whare Kokonga, Housing New Zealand, New Zealand Police and Work and Income.
8 JUNE 2009: Auckland artist Aaron McConchie has been named as the winner of the Fieldays No 8 Wire National Art Award 2009 for his entry 'The inevitable beginning to an inconsequential end'. The announcement was made at a ceremony at ArtsPost Galleries and Shop on Friday evening and saw McConchie walk away with $4000 in prize money.
5 JUNE 2009: This week and next the Wheel of Risk will be nearby selected intersections in Hamilton. The Wheel of Risk strongly features on the recent New Zealand Transport Agency’s national TV campaign.
3 JUNE 2009: Council has today finalised its year council community plan after deliberating to consider public submissions and set the level of rates from 1 July 2009.
1 JUNE 2009: Arbor Day this year will be celebrated in Hamilton on Friday 5 June, which is also World Environment Day, with a community planting of over two and a half thousand trees at Claudelands Park.
29 MAY 2009: The region's promising young authors have been recognised as part of the New Zealand Post Book Awards' Waikato and King Country Short Story Competition.
27 MAY 2009: Popular demand has led to the extension of the Da Vinci Machines exhibition at Waikato Museum.
31 MAY 2009: Following a record number of entries, fourteen finalists were announced today for New Zealand's most ingenious fine art award the 2009 Fieldays No 8 Wire National Art Award.
15 MAY 2009: Moesha, a female white rhinoceros who Hamilton Zoo staff were once concerned would never reproduce, has given birth to a baby boy.
14 MAY 2009: Local design buffs will be thinking twice about what they throw out in the rubbish, as entries open for ReStyle 09.
13 MAY 2009: Hamilton Central Library will be far from its quiet self later this month, when alternative rock/metal band Chuganaut performs as part of its New Zealand Music Month initiative 'Soundz Like Hamilton'.
12 MAY 2009: Following an extensive tender and vendor proposal evaluation process, Foster Construction Ltd has been nominated as the preferred contractor for the proposed Claudelands Arena build.
12 MAY 2009: Physical works got underway today on new car park and wetlands facilities at Claudelands.