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Blue Mountains Road closure update

During today’s road closure, contractors managed to get the stock trailer in an upright position but were unsuccessful at removing it today from down the bank where it rolled last week. Contractors will continue with the removal, so Blue Mountains Road will again be closed from 9.00 am to 3.00 pm on Thursday 26 May.… Read more »

Closure of Corrections land between Wi Tako Reserve and Rimutaka Prison

Wi Tako Reserve

The Corrections land between Rimutaka Prison and Wi Tako reserve has been closed until further notice. This includes the informal track next to Wi Tako Reserve. The track (shown in blue on the plan above) is on land which belongs to Corrections as part of Rimutaka Prison. Corrections is concerned about the risk that dead… Read more »

Upper Hutt youth add two more murals to city’s growing collection

Tawai Street mural

A collaboration between Upper Hutt City Council and two youth agencies has seen the addition of more murals to the city and more skills to the participating volunteers. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 20 MAY 2016—Young people from across Upper Hutt have worked together to successfully install two vibrant murals that depict the special character of… Read more »

Wellington Electricity working hard to get streetlights working

Recent bad weather has resulted in a high number of reports of street light faults around the city. North Power, the contractor for Wellington Electricity, is working as quickly as possible to repair the faults as soon as possible. Due to the high volume of faults across the region there may be a delay in… Read more »

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