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Canterbury LIVE   Thursday 30th January

Canterbury LIVE Thursday 30th January

Friday, 30 January 2015 5:50 p.m. by MediaCTV

Robs Country - Best of 2014 3

Rob's Country - Best of 2014 3

Friday, 30 January 2015 5:15 p.m. by MediaCTV

Robs Country - Best of 2014 2

Rob's Country - Best of 2014 2

Friday, 30 January 2015 5:15 p.m. by MediaCTV

Council welcomes cycleways funding

Council welcomes cycleways funding

Friday, 30 January 2015 4:21 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council says a grant from a new Government fund for cycling infrastructure is a strong vote of support for its Major Cycle Routes (MCR) network.

Development authority needs private sector expertise

Development authority needs private sector expertise

Friday, 30 January 2015 4:19 p.m. by PRNews

A new era for cricket in post-earthquake Christchurch

A new era for cricket in post-earthquake Christchurch

Friday, 30 January 2015 2:46 p.m. by FutureChristchurch Popular

ROADWORKS – Moorhouse Ave one lane Sunday 1 February

ROADWORKS – Moorhouse Ave one lane Sunday 1 February

Friday, 30 January 2015 2:16 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised due to road surfacing work taking place (weather permitted) this weekend eastbound on Moorhouse Ave

Robs Country - Best of 2014 1

Rob's Country - Best of 2014 1

Friday, 30 January 2015 2:10 p.m. by MediaCTV

2014 Canterburys busiest year for house construction

2014 Canterbury's busiest year for house construction

Friday, 30 January 2015 12:49 p.m. by MediaThePress

New homes were approved at the rate of 20 a day in Canterbury last year, making 2014 the region's busiest year on record for house construction.

Find the Grandstandium around the city with two new series of events

Find the Grandstandium around the city with two new series of events

Friday, 30 January 2015 12:14 p.m. by GapFiller

The Grandstandium facilitating education, engagement and critique of our changing city Our Grandstandium, a moveable 35-seat grandstand on a trailer, will be used for weekly events to check in on the progress of the city’s recovery. 

EQC strongly positioned to confront natural disasters

EQC strongly positioned to confront natural disasters

Friday, 30 January 2015 9:42 a.m. by GovtEQC

EVENT: Monster Slide – SUMNER Sunday 1 February

EVENT: Monster Slide – SUMNER Sunday 1 February

Friday, 30 January 2015 9:01 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that the Monster Slide event takes place on Sunday 1 February in Sumner from 9am.  With hot temperatures forecast, crowds of approximately 4,500 are expected to attend. We advise road users should allow extra time to get …

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR

Friday, 30 January 2015 8:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a burst water main has closed Harewood Road city bound at the Breens/Gardiners/Breens Road intersection. A number of restrictions are now in place. Please allow extra time when travelling through this area this morning. Here’s …

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR until 6-7pm

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR until 6-7pm

Friday, 30 January 2015 8:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a burst water main has closed Harewood Road city bound at the Breens/Gardiners/Breens Road intersection. A number of restrictions will remain in place until 6-7pm tonight while the road sealing tales place. Once the road …

CTV News - Thursday 29th January 2015

CTV News - Thursday 29th January 2015

Friday, 30 January 2015 12:26 a.m. by MediaCTV

Community Support Gets Fanfare Installation Underway

Community Support Gets Fanfare Installation Underway

Thursday, 29 January 2015 7:33 p.m. by SCAPE Christchurch Biennial Popular

Installation of New Zealand’s largest public sculpture at the northern entrance to Christchurch City is set to go ahead in 2015 after the Canterbury Community Trust awarded a $100,000 grant toward the project.

Microhouse hopes to offer home to start-ups

Microhouse hopes to offer home to start-ups

Thursday, 29 January 2015 3:14 p.m. by MediaThePress

A regeneration group hopes to retain Christchurch entrepreneurs and artists with its central-city microhouse.

CBD – Available Routes Map 30 Jan – 6 Feb

CBD – Available Routes Map 30 Jan – 6 Feb

Thursday, 29 January 2015 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map  - Available Routes Map

CTV News Story - State of the Nation

CTV News Story - State of the Nation

Thursday, 29 January 2015 2:07 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Tennis Wilding Park

CTV News Story - Tennis Wilding Park

Thursday, 29 January 2015 2:06 p.m. by MediaCTV

Canterbury LIVE - 29th January 2015

Canterbury LIVE - 29th January 2015

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:54 p.m. by MediaCTV

Lets Go Shopping - 29th January 2015

Let's Go Shopping - 29th January 2015

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:42 p.m. by MediaCTV

Residential city development rules for Christchurch finalised

Residential city development rules for Christchurch finalised

Thursday, 29 January 2015 12:38 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Christchurch Central Development Unit has released the finalised rules for residential development within the city's four avenues.

EVENT: Sparks in the Park – North Hagley Park Saturday 31st Jan

EVENT: Sparks in the Park – North Hagley Park Saturday 31st Jan

Thursday, 29 January 2015 11:48 a.m. by Transport4chch

Concert-goers attending the Sparks in the Park that this Saturday 31st January 7.30pm are advised to plan their journey to minimise delays travelling to the concert. Road Closure: Park Tce between Bealey Ave and Salisbury Street will be closed on Saturday 31 …

RecoveryWorks can work for you!

RecoveryWorks can work for you!

Thursday, 29 January 2015 11:45 a.m. by AnxietySupport

RecoveryWorks is a change programme for people living in Canterbury, aged 18 or over and who experience moderate levels of anxiety. The programme includes 10 x four-hour workshops plus 4 individual coaching sessions and is highly effective in helping people towards recovery and a renewed sense of wellbeing. RecoveryWorks is free; however there are eligibility...

Residential chapter release paves way for vibrant central city living

Residential chapter release paves way for vibrant central city living

Thursday, 29 January 2015 11:20 a.m. by GovtCCDU Popular

The path to central city residential development has been made simpler with the introduction of a Residential Chapter of the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan.

Public Notice: Amendment to the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan – new residential chapter

Public Notice: Amendment to the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan – new residential chapter

Thursday, 29 January 2015 11:17 a.m. by GovtCera

The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery, Hon Gerry Brownlee, decided to amend the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan (the Recovery Plan) to facilitate the recovery and regeneration of the central city.

ROADWORKS: Dyers Road @ Linwood Ave intersection

ROADWORKS: Dyers Road @ Linwood Ave intersection

Thursday, 29 January 2015 9:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a new work site is now in place on Dyers Road at the Linwood Ave intersection. 

ADVISORY: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

ADVISORY: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Thursday, 29 January 2015 8:47 a.m. by Transport4chch

Don’t get caught out in traffic on 12 February 2015 with the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand opening event. We’re expecting a high volume of traffic on our roads in the Central City and around North Hagley Park …

In memory of four years of our lives lost to Insurance and building issues in Christchurch.

In memory of four years of our lives lost to Insurance and building issues in Christchurch.

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 9:50 p.m. by ShakyTownBlues

A CBD Building Owners guide to surviving 15,787 earthquakes in Christchurch, New Zealand. We own one of “Gerry’s Dungers” in the CBD. It is still standing despite the best efforts of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) to demolish all …

Christchurch construction company penalised for labour law breaches

Christchurch construction company penalised for labour law breaches

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:55 p.m. by GovtDBH

The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered wage arrears be paid to workers and imposed a penalty on a Christchurch construction company for failing to provide the minimum wage and keep accurate employment records.

The Earthquake Commission turns 70

The Earthquake Commission turns 70

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:15 a.m. by GovtEQC

Christchurch rebuild workers on less than minimum wage

Christchurch rebuild workers on less than minimum wage

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:08 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch construction company has been punished for paying its workers less than the minimum wage and not providing basic standards of employment.

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:54 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend the Bridge Street Bridge will be closed to all traffic while work is undertaken to lower the bridge onto the rebuilt abutments. The bridge will be closed from Friday 30 January 6pm until …

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend 31 Jan/2 Feb

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend 31 Jan/2 Feb

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:54 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend the Bridge Street Bridge will be closed to all traffic while work is undertaken to lower the bridge onto the rebuilt abutments. The bridge will be closed from Friday 30 January 6pm until …

Writers Workshops

Writers Workshops

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 9:31 a.m. by AnxietySupport

Provided by Awareness consumer advocacy group. Anyone with personal experience of mental health or addiction challenges is welcome to come along to this free and friendly event. The  January Writers Workshop is: - Writing Haiku and Short Poems.   In this relaxed and friendly workshop, published poet and writing tutor Doc Drumheller will cover: - •...

ROADWORKS: SH1 Johns Road this weekend 31 Jan/1 Feb

ROADWORKS: SH1 Johns Road this weekend 31 Jan/1 Feb

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 9:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend road works will be in place on State Highway 1 Johns Road while tree-trimming takes place. SH1 Johns Road from Swift Street to Sawyers Arms Road will have the following restrictions in place: …

CTV News Story - Templeton Crash

CTV News Story - Templeton Crash

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 8:46 a.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Waltham Pool

CTV News Story - Waltham Pool

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 8:45 a.m. by MediaCTV

ROADWORKS: Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse Ave intersection

ROADWORKS: Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse Ave intersection

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 6:56 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that works are taking place at the Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse intersection. Moorhouse Ave eastbound prior to Fitzgerald Ave has a lane reduced. Moorhouse Ave east and westbound from Fitzgerald Ave is reduced to one lane. No right turn from …

Sports inspired Christchurch people after the earthquakes

Sports inspired Christchurch people after the earthquakes

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 3:16 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity

A University of Canterbury postgraduate student says sports inspired people in Christchurch after the earthquakes.

Hallenstein Glasson signs for flagship store in central Christchurch

Hallenstein Glasson signs for flagship store in central Christchurch

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 3:14 p.m. by PRNews

Release: Glassons

INCREASED FLOODING VULNERABILITY HELP SHEET – WHAT HAPPENS NOW? Guest Post by Dr Duncan Webb, Lane Neave

INCREASED FLOODING VULNERABILITY HELP SHEET – WHAT HAPPENS NOW? Guest Post by Dr Duncan Webb, Lane Neave

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 8:35 a.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Recommended

The High Court has given the go-ahead for EQC to settle land claims for increased flood vulnerability.  

Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 7:46 a.m. by Transport4chch

Work on a new bridge over Curletts Road linking Wigram Road into Birmingham Drive via Magdala Place, will start on 12 February. 

ROADWORKS: Ferry Rd one way city bound Moorhouse to Phillips

ROADWORKS: Ferry Rd one way city bound Moorhouse to Phillips

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 7:35 a.m. by Transport4chch

Ferry Road from Moorhouse Ave to Phillips Street will be one way city bound from Wednesday 28th January till the end of the week. 

Land for anchor projects reduced

Land for anchor projects reduced

Monday, 26 January 2015 11:22 p.m. by MediaThePress

The bold plan for Christchurch's rebuild has been slowly altered since its release, with more than a fifth of the land earmarked for Crown acquisition back in private landowners' hands.

CTV News - Monday 26th January 2015

CTV News - Monday 26th January 2015

Monday, 26 January 2015 10:02 p.m. by MediaCTV

Historic buildings threatened by demolition

Historic buildings threatened by demolition

Monday, 26 January 2015 9:30 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch is on the verge of losing two of the last remaining buildings designed by renowned early 20th century architect Cecil Wood, heritage advocates fear.

INCIDENT: Burst watermain – Bealey Ave eastbound- one lane – expect delays

INCIDENT: Burst watermain – Bealey Ave eastbound- one lane – expect delays

Monday, 26 January 2015 3:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Bealey Ave eastbound from Papanui Road to just past the intersection with Montreal Street has been reduced to one lane due to a burst watermain. Montreal Street has also been reduced to one right turning lane to assist with the …

Youths relying on counselling via text message

Youths relying on counselling via text message

Monday, 26 January 2015 2:38 p.m. by AnxietySupport

ANNA PEARSON Last updated 05:00, January 19 2015 Young Kiwis receive counselling by text under their duvets at night, at movie theatres, in the classroom, on the school bus, and during family conflicts, research shows. A study has found text counselling helped young people balance their “contradictory needs” for autonomy and connection. Findings were based...

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton REOPENED

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton REOPENED

Monday, 26 January 2015 2:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

SH 1 Templeton has been REOPENED following an earlier crash.

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton CLOSED

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton CLOSED

Monday, 26 January 2015 12:04 p.m. by Transport4chch

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on State Highway One south of Dawsons Road, Templeton. SH 1 has been CLOSED. Detours are in place: Southbound via Dawsons Road – Jones Rd – Curraghs Rd Northbound – Curraghs Rd – …

Anzac centennial dream over for ravaged earthquake memorial

Anzac centennial dream over for ravaged earthquake memorial

Monday, 26 January 2015 11:12 a.m. by MediaOneNews

Increasing costs and a few setbacks have delayed the completion of Christchurch's Bridge of Remembrance and it is no longer looking like it will be ready for the Anzac centennial this year.

Breach of rights in quake is new worry

Breach of rights in quake is new worry

Sunday, 25 January 2015 10:03 p.m. by MediaStuff

The first earthquake claim alleging an insurance company breached an OECD instrument on human rights has been accepted.

Four Years On 2015 – Christchurch Earthquake February 2011- Guest Post by Claimants4Claimants

Four Years On 2015 – Christchurch Earthquake February 2011- Guest Post by Claimants4Claimants

Saturday, 24 January 2015 1:29 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

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Library a symbol of Kaiapois recovery

Library a symbol of Kaiapoi's recovery

Saturday, 24 January 2015 10:19 a.m. by MediaThePress

The opening of a bold new library is a symbol of Kaiapoi's recovery, writes PHILIP MATTHEWS .