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30. Sep 2020 : Grants from The Town Council Executive Committee

Each year, The Town Council Executive Committee provides grants to associations, companies or individuals for activities and services that fall within the municipality's role or are otherwise considered in accordance with the municipality's policy and priorities.

30. Sep 2020 : Precautions in sports halls due to Covid19

The third wave in Covid19 began with a considerable outburst last week and continued cautious actions are aimed at ensuring that children's school and leisure activities, including sports activities, remain intact. 

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29. Sep 2020 : Prevention education on drug usage for our young people

Hafnarfjarðarbær, in collaboration with the company Heilsulausnir, will in the coming weeks offer students in 9th and 10th grades in Hafnarfjörður's primary schools prevention education on drug usage called Choose with the aim of informing our young people about the dangers of drugs and addiction while strengthening their self-esteem

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29. Sep 2020 : 30 preschool employees on scholarships

Since 2015, staff in the town's preschools have received scholarships from Hafnarfjarðarbær to study preschool teacher education. The project and the initiative has the important goal of increasing the proportion of professionals in the municipality's preschools and thus in the group of preschool teachers. 

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28. Sep 2020 : Music and motor unite young people

Mótorhúsið was founded in 1996 and is located at Dalshraun 10. Mótorhúsið is a community center for 13-20 year old with facilities for repairs and maintenance of various vehicles. In the same building is also the music studio Músikheimar, where studios have been set up for rehearsals and recordings for young and promising musicians. 

25. Sep 2020 : New version of school calendars

Statistics on traffic on the primary schools websites show that the school calendars are the most popular content on the websites. Recently the calendars were changed into more accessible forms. 

24. Sep 2020 : Does your tree want to be a Christmas tree?

As in previous years, the municipality offers to remove spruce trees from private gardens and use them as Christmas trees if they meet certain criteria. 

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21. Sep 2020 : Constructions begin at Norðurbakki

At a meeting of the Port Authority on 12 August it decided to begin the process of the project "Norðurbakki - rock protection". This part of the project is a prelude to further development and completion of the project at Strandstígur and the outdoor recreation area at Norðurbakki and at Norðurgarður.

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18. Sep 2020 : Formal graduation from the project Health Promotion 65+

Formal graduation from the project Diverse Health Promotion 65+ in Hafnarfjörður - the way to successful senior years under the auspices of Janus Health Promotion took place in Hafnarborg this week.

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16. Sep 2020 : European Transport Week 2020 has begun!

European Transport Week starts today, on Icelandic Nature Day and this year under the title "Choose the green way". The Transport Week, which has the important purpose of encouraging environmentally friendly transport, runs from 16 to 22 September. 

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16. Sep 2020 : Víðistaðaskóli celebrates its 50th anniversary!

Víðistaðaskóli is today celebrating the school's 50th anniversary, but the school was founded on 16 September 1970, which was the first school day for students. Víðistaðaskóli was then the third primary school in Hafnarfjörður. 

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