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Water and wastewater pipe renewals to start in Upper Hutt’s city centre Monday 10 July

07 / Jul / 2017

From 10 July to end of September 2017, Wellington Water will be renewing the aging water and wastewater pipes along Upper Hutt’s Main Street, Wakefield Street and Logan Street to improve the resilience of the infrastructure.

Budget 2017: $6m for Wellington regional emergency water supplies

27 / Jun / 2017

Local Government Minister Anne Tolley and Civil Defence Minister Nathan Guy today announced Budget 2017 provides $6 million to part fund emergency water supplies in the Wellington region.

Buick Street public fountain to reopen on Monday 26 June

23 / Jun / 2017

The Buick Street public fountain will be open again from late morning, Monday 26 June.

Aquifer water back on tap for public

16 / Jun / 2017

Hutt Valley residents and others in the Wellington region with a taste for water drawn straight from the Waiwhetu Aquifer will soon be able to get their preferred drop from the Buick Street taps in Petone, Lower Hutt

Looking for drinking water beneath the harbour

02 / Jun / 2017

The search for an alternative water source beneath Wellington Harbour begins at the end of June.