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13 NOVEMBER 2007: Hamilton City Council is being recognised for being one of only three councils nationwide to respond to central Government's call to make it easier for homeowners to adopt energy efficient heating in their homes through the waiver of consent fees.
13 NOVEMBER 2007: On the eve of the opening of the 2007 Ellerslie International Flower Show, Hamilton City Council has received a bronze award for its entry in the Local Authority Flower Bed competition.
2 NOVEMBER 2007: Today's first meeting of the new Council determined Council committee memberships, delegations and appointments to external agencies.
1 NOVEMBER 2007: Council CEO Michael Redman today announced the appointment of Chris Allen to the role General Manager Works and Services for Council. Chris is currently Transit New Zealand Regional Manager.
31 OCTOBER 2007: The following roads works are scheduled to be undertaken during the period of Wednesday 31 October to Tuesday 19 November 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.
30 OCTOBER 2007: Hamilton Central Library users can expect restricted access to the facility from 5-23 November 2007 as it undergoes re-carpeting.
19 OCTOBER 2007: It's been farewells and welcomes at Hamilton Zoo's cheetah enclosure with two recent departures and arrivals.
19 OCTOBER 2007: The Mighty River Waikato: from Hinaki to Hydropower opens at Waikato Museum on Saturday, 27 October 2007 signifying a landmark destination exhibition that is a first for the museum.
16 OCTOBER 2007: Hamilton City Council CEO Michael Redman has announced the separation of City Libraries and Waikato Museum into stand-alone entities.
13 OCTOBER 2007: Hamilton city has elected Bob Simcock as mayor.
12 OCTOBER 2007: Haven’t got time to post your vote in to make it on time to count. That’s no problem in Hamilton because on Saturday morning from 8am to 12 noon a drive-through voting service will be operating in the Anglesea Street car park by the main Council building.
12 OCTOBER 2007: Religious trends in our city and surrounding region are set to be examined as the Keeping Faith exhibition opens at Waikato Museum tomorrow [13 October], highlighting a further dimension to the museum's commitment to expressing our city's unique heritage and showcasing stories from our local community.
11 OCTOBER 2007: Avid Hamilton City Library-users are about to receive some 'elf-help' in the form of a free email reminder service known as ELF launching 15 October 2007.
10 OCTOBER 2007: You must see Hamilton Gardens before you die, according to the book 1001 Gardens to See Before You Die. This week some big international names are taking that advice to heart. From today until October 14 the Gardens will host this year's Botanic Gardens of Australia and New Zealand conference, an occasion that reaches our shores only once a decade.
4 OCTOBER 2007: The following roads works are scheduled to be undertaken during the period of Thursday 4 to Friday 19 October 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.
2 OCTOBER 2007: Increased responsibility will fall on those seeking a building consent for a new pool from 1 October 2007 due to a new requirement of the Waikato Building Consent Group.
2 OCTOBER 2007: The 'make over' of Heaphy Terrace shopping area has begun and will bring many improvements, primarily safety of pedestrians and cyclists and visually enhance the area.
2 OCTOBER 2007: Today's launch of the Social Wellbeing Strategy marks a national first as 13 of Hamilton's key social development agencies come together to commit to delivering strong collaborative leadership and working collectively on top priorities to make a real social difference for Hamilton.
27 SEPTEMBER 2007: Heavy mailbags arriving at the electoral office this week indicate a healthy early turnout in voting following the delivery of voting papers to households this week. While the bulging bags are encouraging, statistics show that voter response is slightly down compared to the same period in the 2004 election. On the fourth day of voting 7.2% of voters have returned their papers compared to 8.6% in 2004.
27 SEPTEMBER 2007: Council will be increasing the number of inspections and work it carries out in relation to the issuing of building consents in response to the Department of Building and Housing (DBH) accreditation requirements.