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Brooklyn residents asked to conserve water

08 / Feb / 2019

The Wellington suburb Brooklyn has seen an increase in water demand which is putting significant pressure on drinking-water supply to that area.

Baking hot days prompt call for ‘mindful’ water use

30 / Jan / 2019

Wellington Water is asking residents to be careful with their water use as the hot weather baking the country enters a third day.

Pilmuir Street Works to complete vital lifeline for Hutt Hospital

10 / Jan / 2019

Upcoming works in Pilmuir and Copeland Street will complete a major water main upgrade for Lower Hutt that will protect water supply to Hutt Hospital even in the event of a significant earthquake. The works, between Kings Crescent and Witako Street,...

Fire at pump station affects water supply to Brooklyn

19 / Dec / 2018

UPDATE 3:30pm Our crews have put a temporary fix in place that means we can restart supplying water to the reservoir. Please don't go nuts with your water use as we are still working on a permanent fix which will take...

Playing safely in urban streams

13 / Dec / 2018

As we approach the school holidays and children head outdoors exploring our beautiful parks and streams here's some reminders about how to play safely in urban streams.