Elf on the shelf - Your chance to win an Apple iPad Mini
Look for the Elf hiding in stores in Upper Hutt's city centre. If you
spot him, be sure to write down the day, date and the name of this store
on the special form found in this week's Upper Hutt Leader. Find him
six times to be in to win an Apple iPad Mini 16 GB WIFI! Click here for more information.
Activation is bringing Upper Hutt Parks and Places to life this summer
The Activation team have one major goal: to get more Upper Hutt residents more active, more often. They use a range of opportunities to achieve this and the latest initiative, being launched in February 2014, is called ‘Activation’s Parks & Places’. Read the full media release.
Rural Strategy - Have your say by Friday 14 February 2014 and be in to win!
The Upper Hutt City Council wants you to tell us what is important to
you about the rural areas of our City – places where you live, work and
play. This information will help us to develop the Rural Strategy 2014. Click here for more information.
Harcourt Park Paddling Pool reopens for summer on 27 November
New Health Contacts booklet spreads throughout our community
A new health resource has been released to the community this week. The
Health Contacts booklet covers a wide range of local health and social
support organisations as well as regional and national services.Read the full media release.
DIScover transcends countries and cultures
The Upper Hutt City Council-produced document ‘DIScover: serving
customers with disabilities’ has been presented to a delegation visiting
New Zealand under a Japanese Government Development Programme. Read the full media release.
The 2013 Upper Hutt Santa Parade, Saturday 7 December
The 2013 Upper Hutt Santa Parade will delight the young (and the young
at heart) on Saturday 7 December in the city centre of Upper Hutt. Prizes for creativity, cultural display and crowd
appeal, including a grand prize of $1,000 for the most outstanding
parade participant and/or float. Click here for more information.
It might not feel like Summer is on its way today, but when it does arrive, what better way to spend an evening with family and friends than at a drive-in move at Upper Hutt's iconic Trentham Racecourse. Firefly Cinemas summer programme kicks off this November and features a great range of movies to suit the whole family. For more information visit www.fireflycinemas.co.nz
Upper Hutt City Council’s alternative application to the Local Government Commission - An integrated governance framework for the Wellington Region
This alternative application represents the views of our community and
provides a solution for appropriate governance across the Wellington
Region. It responds to the desire for greater efficiency in the way our
region operates, while retaining the identity and autonomy of each
distinct community. Click here to download a copy of the application (final copy)
Wellington Regional Business Survey
The Wellington region's councils are undertaking a survey of use of
digital technology by businesses in the Wellington region - looking
at current use, issues and future plans for digital technology. Click here to take the survey