Over 700 potential voters in the Rimutaka electorate have been taken off the electoral roll in the past few weeks because their enrolment packs have been returned labeled “not at this address”. Enrolment packs were sent out at the end of May and now the Electoral Enrolment Centre is now updating the roll. Rimutaka MP, […]
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A new community group, Fair Trade Upper Hutt has launched a petition calling Upper Hutt to become a Fair Trade City. Gaining Fair Trade status shows Upper Hutt’s commitments to human rights and decent living standards for all the world’s citizens. (more…)
Rimutaka MP Chris Hipkins has welcomed confirmation that the former Central Institute of Technology site will be used by the defence force for their Youth Development programmes for the next 5 years, however future use of the rest of the site remains uncertain. (more…)
Hutt Valley MPs Chris Hipkins and Trevor Mallard are pledging to fight tooth and nail against any cutbacks in local health services following news that the government is dumping the current Chair of the Hutt Valley District Health Board in favour of a joint chairperson with the Capital and Coast DHB, a move many will see as a precursor to a full merger.