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Waipa District moves to Water Alert Level 3

Published: 22/01/2015

Low water supplies in Te Awamutu and high water use in Cambridge has forced Waipa District to move to Water Alert Level 3 – effective from today, Thursday 22 January.

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Hamilton and Waikato councils move to Water Alert Level 2

Published: 17/01/2015

Hamilton City and Waikato District are moving to Water Alert Level 2 to conserve water use.  

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Waipa moves to Water Alert Level 2

Published: 12/01/2015

After just over a week at Water Alert Level One, a prolonged spell of dry warm weather and high water demand has prompted Waipa District to move to Water Alert Level 2 – effective today (12 January).

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Smart Water use starts today – Councils move to Water Alert Level 1

Published: 07/01/2015

Residents in the Hamilton, Waikato and Waipa districts are being asked to be smart with their water use with the introduction of Water Alert Level 1 from today.

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When it rains it pours, but when it’s sunny we need to be smart with water

Published: 24/12/2014

We’re asking Waikato District, Waipa District and Hamilton City Council residents to conserve water now to help delay moving to water alert level 1, which could be required in the New Year if storage levels continue to fall.

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