The COVID-19 Protection Framework (traffic light system) ended at 11:59pm on Monday 12 September. All mask wearing requirements have been removed, except in healthcare and aged care facilities.View the changes to COVID-19 restrictions at Council facilities
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Make sure you have your say on issues affecting the Horowhenua District by voting in the 2022 Local Body Elections. Voting is now open and closes at 12 noon on Saturday 8 October 2022.
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Horowhenua is growing faster than expected and planning is underway for some of the largest infrastructure projects in our district’s history.
By 2041, more than 62,000 people will live in Horowhenua.
Recently, Council has been engaging with partners, groups and individuals on many plans and strategies that together will help us accommodate growth while protecting and improving our environment and lifestyle.
In this section we've pulled together growth-related information from across Council into one place, to provide a greater understanding of what's happening in our district.
There are many reasons behind the unprecedented growth in Horowhenua – you can find out more here.
Council has a programme of works focused on supporting growth, improving services and improving the environment and wellbeing – you can find out more about these projects here.
Here you can find out about monitoring, planning and measuring growth in Horowhenua.
Here you can find out about what Council has done to prepare for growth.
Demographic Information about the people of Horowhenua