What does Greater Wellington want to achieve with the Hutt River flood capacity plan?

RiverLink’s flood protection work, delivered by Greater Wellington is expected to safeguard residents from large flood events that could affect up to 3,000 homes, five schools and 600 businesses, with the potential to cause an estimated $1.1 billion worth of damage across the community.

Last updated: 28 Jun 2021
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Our goal

The goal is to build flood protection infrastructure along the Hutt River that reflects the community's decision made through the Hutt River Floodplain Management Plan in 2001.

Last updated: 28 Jun 2021
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