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The rebuild: How much will ratepayers pay?

The rebuild: How much will ratepayers pay?

Saturday, 23 February 2013 10:07 a.m. by MediaStuff

The rebuild has a long way to go and so do talks on how the final bill will be split between the Government and Christchurch. JOHN McCRONE investigates.

Christchurch Anniversary on CNN

Christchurch Anniversary on CNN

Saturday, 23 February 2013 9:32 a.m. by peter_hoffman Featured

Hello all. Some of you helped me work on a photography project about how people were coping with the earthquakes while I was in town last year. Part of is featured on CNN here in the U.S. as recognition of the 2nd Anniversary. Thanks for your help and I just wanted to share with you all. Having spoken with so many of you I know there's not much to say to help things so I hope you are all simply pushing forward with as much energy as you can muster. - And we're thinking of you.

Anniversary night aftershock

Anniversary night aftershock

Saturday, 23 February 2013 9:18 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A magnitude 3.9 aftershock rattled Christchurch last night on the second anniversary of the February 22, 2011, earthquake.

Rebuild uncovers trash time capsule

Rebuild uncovers trash 'time capsule'

Saturday, 23 February 2013 7:43 a.m. by MediaStuff

The story of how Christchurch's earthquakes led to significant architectural finds is being told on

Amanda Cropp: Port-a-loos, arson and watering cans

Amanda Cropp: Port-a-loos, arson and watering cans

Saturday, 23 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald

 

Tower owner wins case

Tower owner wins case

Friday, 22 February 2013 11:19 p.m. by MediaStuff

The High Court has ordered the insurer of Christchurch's Clarendon Tower to pay the building owner the $30 million it was worth before rebuild work begins.

Church spat on sad day for Christchurch

Church spat on sad day for Christchurch

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:58 p.m. by MediaStuff

It was shattered two years ago and now Christchurch's iconic Anglican Cathedral is being left to die "without the dignity it deserves", Bishop Victoria Matthews says, in a claim slammed by opponents as "tasteless" and out of touch with the "culture of Christchurch".

Church spat on sad day for city

Church spat on sad day for city

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:58 p.m. by MediaStuff

It was shattered two years ago and now Christchurch's iconic Anglican Cathedral is being left to die "without the dignity it deserves", Bishop Victoria Matthews says, in a claim slammed by opponents as "tasteless" and out of touch with the "culture of Christchurch".

Bishop spat on sad day for city

Bishop 'spat on' sad day for city

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:58 p.m. by MediaStuff

It was shattered two years ago and now Christchurch's iconic Anglican Cathedral is being left to die "without the dignity it deserves", Bishop Victoria Matthews says, in a claim slammed by opponents as "tasteless" and out of touch with the "culture of Christchurch".

Creative Times UK, Article on my CHCH220213

Creative Times UK, Article on my CHCH220213

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:41 p.m. by 77Bluepeter

Canterbury earthquake victims remembered on second anniversary

Canterbury earthquake victims remembered on second anniversary

Friday, 22 February 2013 7:05 p.m. by MediaHerald

The city that shook and crumbled at 12.51pm on February 22, 2011 came to a respectful standstill today as the 185 Canterbury earthquake victims were remembered.Two years on, the grief and pain remains as heartbreaking as ever for...

Poll reveals Christchurchs thoughts

Poll reveals Christchurch's thoughts

Friday, 22 February 2013 6:11 p.m. by Media3News

A special 3 News Reid Research poll of Christchurch residents' views on the earthquake response.

Christchurch looking forwards, not back

Christchurch looking forwards, not back

Friday, 22 February 2013 5:43 p.m. by Media3News

Christchurch residents remembered the 185 people lost in the tragedy of February 22, 2011 today, with services held all over the city in memory.

Habitat For Humanity Nears Target’s End

Habitat For Humanity Nears Target’s End

Friday, 22 February 2013 5:30 p.m. by PRNews Popular

 

$25 MILLION SPECIAL FUND FOR COMMUNITY EARTHQUAKE PROJECTS

$25 MILLION SPECIAL FUND FOR COMMUNITY EARTHQUAKE PROJECTS

Friday, 22 February 2013 4:39 p.m. by Commtrust Featured Popular

Repairing the fabric of Canterbury communities is at the heart of a new fund announced today.                          (Friday, 22 February 2013)

Cantabrians show great heart and resilience

Cantabrians show 'great heart and resilience'

Friday, 22 February 2013 2:01 p.m. by MediaStuff

A tear-stained Christchurch is nearly through the ''worst of it'', Prime Minister John Key has told residents while marking the second anniversary of the February 22 quake.

Showing great heart and resilience

Showing 'great heart and resilience'

Friday, 22 February 2013 2:01 p.m. by MediaStuff

A tear-stained Christchurch is nearly through the ''worst of it'', Prime Minister John Key has told residents while marking the second anniversary of the February 22 quake.

Quake will live with us forever

Quake will 'live with us forever'

Friday, 22 February 2013 1:21 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Grieving relatives of those who died in the February 22 Christchurch earthquake gathered for today's second anniversary memorial.

One News - Live Stream from Latimer Square - 2 Year Aniversary

One News - Live Stream from Latimer Square - 2 Year Aniversary

Friday, 22 February 2013 12:51 p.m. by RebuildChristchurch Recommended Popular

Address to the Christchurch Earthquake Memorial Service

Address to the Christchurch Earthquake Memorial Service

Friday, 22 February 2013 12:35 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

John Key | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Live: Hundreds gather to remember

Live: Hundreds gather to remember

Friday, 22 February 2013 12:24 p.m. by MediaStuff

Hundreds of people are starting to gather at Latimer Square ahead of the ceremony to mark the second anniversary of the February 22 earthquake.

Lancaster Park sale report an oversight

Lancaster Park sale report an 'oversight'

Friday, 22 February 2013 11:52 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Christchurch earthquake: Two years on

Christchurch earthquake: Two years on

Friday, 22 February 2013 11:21 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

PHOTOS: Christchurch memorial in pictures

PHOTOS: Christchurch memorial in pictures

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:53 a.m. by Media3News Popular

As Christchurch marks the second anniversary of the February earthquake, art installations remembering the day have sprung up across the city.

Mayor wants resolution on cathedral

Mayor wants 'resolution' on cathedral

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:47 a.m. by Media3News

Mayor Bob Parker has used the second anniversary of the quake to renew his call to encase the city's cathedral in glass.

Christchurch the engine room of NZ as rebuild steps up, UC lecturer says

Christchurch the engine room of NZ as rebuild steps up, UC lecturer says

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:44 a.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

February 22, 2013

CTU pays tribute to the people of Canterbury

CTU pays tribute to the people of Canterbury

Friday, 22 February 2013 10:35 a.m. by PRNews

 

Southern Response + Insurance woes + Southern No Response……

Southern Response + Insurance woes + Southern No Response……

Friday, 22 February 2013 9:18 a.m. by ShakyTownBlues Popular

 

On this day: A two minute silence

On this day: A two minute silence

Friday, 22 February 2013 9:16 a.m. by GovtEQC

 

Normans Road, Strowan

Normans Road, Strowan

Friday, 22 February 2013 9:09 a.m. by FletcherEQR Popular

Brownlee optimistic about quake recovery

Brownlee optimistic about quake recovery

Friday, 22 February 2013 8:50 a.m. by Media3News

None of the doomsday scenarios predicated immediately after the quakes have come to pass, Gerry Brownlee says.

Volunteers wanted for Ellerslie Flower Show

Volunteers wanted for Ellerslie Flower Show

Friday, 22 February 2013 8:39 a.m. by stalbanscommunity Popular

The Ellerslie Flower Show is looking for volunteers who can stay on their feet for up to five hours and direct/advise visitors to the show. Shifts are available for the Ellerslie Ammbassadors from 10.30- 2.30 and 2.30-7 during the show. …

Another four or five years of rebuilding ahead - CERA

Another four or five years of rebuilding ahead - CERA

Friday, 22 February 2013 8:18 a.m. by Media3News

Roger Sutton says getting everyone's houses fixed and investment back into the central city are Christchurch's biggest challenges.

Live: Christchurch quake second anniversary

Live: Christchurch quake second anniversary

Friday, 22 February 2013 7:54 a.m. by MediaStuff

Two years on from Christchurch's disastrous earthquake join us we remember those lost and look to the future.

Flops and flukes of forecasts

Flops and flukes of forecasts

Friday, 22 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald

 

Quake experts reach towards holy grail

Quake experts reach towards holy grail

Friday, 22 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Christchurch: The people who made a big difference

Christchurch: The people who made a big difference

Friday, 22 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald

 

Small shake wakes Chch on anniverary

Small shake wakes Chch on anniverary

Friday, 22 February 2013 6:20 a.m. by MediaStuff

A magnitude 3.8 quake woke some Christchurch residents in the early hours of the second anniversary of the city's deadliest day.

Christchurch rebuild inches towards recovery

Christchurch rebuild inches towards recovery

Friday, 22 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Two years on from Christchurch's disastrous earthquake and the recovery is about two things - the rebuild zone and the little guy.

The dream has become a reality!

The dream has become a reality!

Friday, 22 February 2013 1:26 a.m. by ArtBox

Yesterday the ArtBox dream became a reality with the unveiling of the fabulous TelstraClear commemorative sculpture 

Slow, Sedate, Agonising - Processing Earthquakes

Slow, Sedate, Agonising - Processing Earthquakes

Thursday, 21 February 2013 11:44 p.m. by andreac414 Recommended Popular

 

Cera delays review release again

Cera delays review release again

Thursday, 21 February 2013 11:13 p.m. by MediaStuff

A review of land zoning decisions for the Port Hills has been delayed again, with an announcement still weeks away.

Precinct group eye city land

Precinct group eye city land

Thursday, 21 February 2013 11:13 p.m. by MediaThePress

The business group behind plans to set up an international precinct in Christchurch wants the city council to lease it council land in the central city for a peppercorn rent.

Poem: In memory of all those that we lost in the 2011 Earthquakes

Poem: In memory of all those that we lost in the 2011 Earthquakes

Thursday, 21 February 2013 9:45 p.m. by RebuildChristchurch Recommended Popular

A poem from our facebook inbox:

Miami Herald on recovery in Christchurch

Miami Herald on recovery in Christchurch

Thursday, 21 February 2013 8:43 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Graeme Robinson Strikes Again

Graeme Robinson Strikes Again

Thursday, 21 February 2013 7:58 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Poll: Christchurch residents divided over Cathedrals fate

Poll: Christchurch residents divided over Cathedral's fate

Thursday, 21 February 2013 5:30 p.m. by Media3News

Results from a poll conducted by 3 News show Christchurch residents are largely divided when it comes to the fate of the iconic cathedral.

Christchurch prepares for anniversary

Christchurch prepares for anniversary

Thursday, 21 February 2013 5:30 p.m. by Media3News

Flowers were being gathered and boxed today, but tomorrow they'll be dropped into the Avon River by hundreds of people.

PHOTOS: The February 22, 2011 quake

PHOTOS: The February 22, 2011 quake

Thursday, 21 February 2013 5:11 p.m. by Media3News

A look at the damage and destruction caused by the February 2011 earthquake.

The numbers behind the Christchurch rebuild

The numbers behind the Christchurch rebuild

Thursday, 21 February 2013 4:55 p.m. by Media3News

Christchurch has changed a lot over the last two years, but how much?

Christchurch quake: As it happened

Christchurch quake: As it happened

Thursday, 21 February 2013 4:06 p.m. by Media3News

A selection of 3 News footage from February 22, 2011, looking back at how people worked together, died together and survived together.

VIDEO: Inside the Christchurch Cathedral

VIDEO: Inside the Christchurch Cathedral

Thursday, 21 February 2013 4:00 p.m. by Media3News

3 News has taken a camera inside the Christchurch Cathedral for the first time in over a year.

The Amazing Place Opening Event

The Amazing Place Opening Event

Thursday, 21 February 2013 3:24 p.m. by GovtCCDU Popular

Heathcote Voluntary Library to be demolished

Heathcote Voluntary Library to be demolished

Thursday, 21 February 2013 2:14 p.m. by GovtCCC

The earthquake-damaged Heathcote Voluntary Library building is to be demolished.

Expert: Cities must capitalise on Chch quake experience

Expert: Cities must capitalise on Chch quake experience

Thursday, 21 February 2013 1:45 p.m. by MediaHerald

New Zealand cities must capitalise on Christchurch's earthquake experience if they are to make themselves more resilient to natural disasters, a top quake expert says.Speaking at the Royal Society in Wellington last night as part...

New Brighton Project Update February 2013

New Brighton Project Update February 2013

Thursday, 21 February 2013 1:30 p.m. by newbrightonproject Popular

 

British police to receive quake citations

British police to receive quake citations

Thursday, 21 February 2013 1:29 p.m. by Media3News Popular

British police who helped identify victims of the Christchurch earthquake will be presented with New Zealand police citations.

Recommended Draft Christchurch City Three Year Plan released

Recommended Draft Christchurch City Three Year Plan released

Thursday, 21 February 2013 1:18 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

The recommended draft Christchurch City Three Year Plan is being released today with the agenda for next week's Council meeting.