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Lawrence Yule, John Key and Cynthia Bowers
17 July 2009

Prime Minister John Key was welcomed to Hastings this morning by Mayor and Local Government New Zealand President Lawrence Yule.

9 July 2009

Hastings District Council (HDC), in partnership with Sustaining Hawke’s Bay Trust (SHBT), are next week launching their new household sustainability campaign to encourage Hastings families, neighbourhoods and communities to get Sus’d.

8 July 2009

A Frimley fish and chip shop was fined more than $2000 in Hastings District Court yesterday, after Hastings District Council officers saw cockroaches crawling on food being prepared for the public.

2 July 2009

Today's corporatisation of Hawke's Bay Airport marks a significant milestone for the region's airport.

Hawke's Bay Airport is now operating as a company, with the Crown, Hastings District Council and Napier City Council as shareholders.

30 June 2009

When Hastings residents flush their toilet today the wastewater will go somewhere different to where it went yesterday.

26 June 2009

Hastings District Council Chief Executive Ross McLeod has announced the fifth and final appointment to Council’s senior management team.

Tanya Winter has been appointed as Group Manager: Community Facilities and Programmes.

26 June 2009

Today, the first Hawke’s Bay Community Outcomes Regional Monitoring Report has been released. The monitoring report is a requirement of the Local Government Act 2002 and reports on progress against the community outcomes identified by the public in 2004.


16 June 2009

Hastings District Council Chief Executive Ross McLeod has now announced five of the six appointments to Council’s senior management team. These newly created positions are part of a broader improvement programme which will see Council embark on a host of service

12 June 2009

A steel clip-on to the Crosses Road Bridge is the final piece in a 1.2 kilometre cycleway which will give cyclists a safe off-road alternative to riding down Havelock Road. On Wednesday, 17 June, the engineers will close Crosses Road Bridge from 8.30am to 1.00pm.

11 June 2009

The Hastings District Council has been granted government funding for an innovative project that will benefit local young people.


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