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Councils urge residents to cut down on non-essential water use

Published: 21/12/2017

Hamilton City Council is asking residents to cut back on non-essential water use to reduce the need for additional water restrictions.

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Sprinkler restrictions now in place

Published: 01/12/2017

Hamilton, Waikato and Waipa are now all on Water Alert Level 1.

The move to Water Alert Level 1 was triggered by a significant increase in water consumption across the region.

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Water alert levels lifted

Published: 20/03/2017

 

Water restrictions have been lifted today across Hamilton City, Waikato District and Waipa District.

 

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Sprinkler restrictions now in place

Published: 12/12/2016

Hamilton, Waikato and Waipa are all on Water Alert Level 1 – sprinklers between 6am-8am and 6pm-8pm, hand held hosing at any time.

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Water restrictions lifted

Published: 30/03/2016

Water restrictions have been lifted across Hamilton City, Waikato District and Waipa District.

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Councils move to Water Alert Level 2

Published: 08/01/2016

Warmer weather and increasing water demand has prompted the Councils to move to Alert Level 2 to help conserve water.

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Water alert level 1 triggered ahead of long hot summer

Published: 01/12/2015

Water restrictions are now in place following an increase in water use and expectations of the driest summer for decades.

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Turf Team Tips to help you keep your grass greener

Published: 03/11/2015

The man who manicures some of the Waikato's most hallowed turf is sharing his knowledge with the region's residents.

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Water restrictions lifted for most of sub-region

Published: 20/03/2015

All water restrictions in Hamilton and Waikato District and part of Waipa will be lifted from today (20 March) following recent rain and the sustained water use across the region.

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What uses 9500 litres of water and could be in your backyard?

Published: 03/03/2015

We’re having a great summer across the Waikato. Long, hot days have meant a chance to relax and enjoy the sun. It’s also meant that a lot of families have been enjoying inflatable swimming pools in their backyard.

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Cut down on outdoor water use to stay on Water Alert 2

Published: 23/01/2015

Two of the region’s councils, Hamilton City and Waikato District Council, are asking residents to further conserve their water use, to reduce the need for additional water restrictions.

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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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Helping you make smart water choices is Sally’s mission

Published: 18/12/2014

Encouraging smart choices around water usage in the Waikato is the mission of the new Smart Water Coordinator, Sally Fraser.

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TURF TEAM TIPS TO HELP YOU KEEP YOUR GRASS GREENER

Published: 04/11/2015

The man who manicures some of the Waikato's most hallowed turf is sharing his knowledge with the region's residents.

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