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Canterbury rebuild sparks growth

Canterbury rebuild sparks growth

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 5:28 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Canterbury rebuild is dominating year on year growth according to an ANZ Bank regional trends survey.

NZs oldest police station closes

NZ's oldest police station closes

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 5:21 p.m. by Media3News

One of the oldest police stations in the country has closed it's cell's for the last time today.

Christchurch restaurant opens after insurance battle

Christchurch restaurant opens after insurance battle

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 5:05 p.m. by Media3News

Jonny Schwass has persisted with insurance issues for two years in his bid to get a new restaurant open in Christchurch.

Red zone empty property owners insurance dilema

Red zone empty property owners' insurance dilema

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 4:58 p.m. by Media3News

Campbell Live is live from an empty section in Burwood, Christchurch with about 200 guests.

Our New Christchurch Earthquake Book – Responders

Our New Christchurch Earthquake Book – Responders

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 4:10 p.m. by DebDonnell Popular

 

Customer satisfaction surveys

Customer satisfaction surveys

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 2:54 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

 

Over 100 architects visit Christchurch with Window Treatments NZ Ltd

Over 100 architects visit Christchurch with Window Treatments NZ Ltd

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 2:08 p.m. by PRNews Popular

100 architects from all over New Zealand will join 25 local Christchurch architects on for a tour of the CBD Rebuild Zone, the official opening of Window Treatments NZ Ltd’s new factory at 218 Main South Road, Sockburn, and the launch of an innovative new interior/exterior Securo roller blind.

Boarding houses are homes, court rules

Boarding houses are homes, court rules

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 2:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Earthquake Commission could face millions of dollars in extra payouts after a High Court judge ruled it must provide cover to boarding houses.

In the media: Cash settlements preferred for land

In the media: Cash settlements preferred for land

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 12:50 p.m. by GovtEQC

What to do with your land damage payout

What to do with your land damage payout

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 11:58 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

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Contractor admits stealing from quake-damaged houses

Contractor admits stealing from quake-damaged houses

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 11:17 a.m. by Media3News

A red-zone worker who masqueraded as a contractor before robbing red-zoned houses has pleaded guilty to burglary.

Dance-O-Mat re-opening end of Feb!!!

Dance-O-Mat re-opening end of Feb!!!

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 11:14 a.m. by GapFiller

Due to the demolition of Vero House next door, the Dance-O-Mat has had to be packed away.

Feb 22: Dance-O-Mat re-opening end of Feb!!!

Feb 22: Dance-O-Mat re-opening end of Feb!!!

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 11:14 a.m. by GapFiller

Due to the demolition of Vero House next door, the Dance-O-Mat has had to be packed away. We’re really sorry but such is life in gap land. It will be back really, really soon … like by the end of February 2013 at a new location! The corner of Cashel Street and Oxford Terrace (where [...]

Orkney Street, Strowan

Orkney Street, Strowan

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 9:47 a.m. by FletcherEQR

Christchurch schools to rally against closures

Christchurch schools to rally against closures

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 9:19 a.m. by MediaHerald

A rally against proposed Christchurch school closures and mergers is planned for this afternoon.Education Minister Hekia Parata announced that 12 schools would close and six would merge, including two schools merged at another site.Seven...

Cash settlements preferred for land

Cash settlements preferred for land

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 8:11 a.m. by MediaStuff

It will take 18 months to complete claim settlements on land damage for quake-damaged properties owned by residents in the wider Christchurch area, the Earthquake Commission says.

Trade Event to explain Collaborate Canterbury

Trade Event to explain Collaborate Canterbury

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 6:54 a.m. by collaboratecanty

A free breakfast trade event at the end of the month will help construction sector trades people understand the opportunity collaborating can bring to local businesses. Employing staff is not the only way to grow a business during the rebuild years and Collaborate Canterbury wants to help businesses understand the advantages of teaming up.

Teachers rally against closures

Teachers rally against closures

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A rally against the Government's plans to shut Christchurch schools will be held this afternoon.

The fairytale bride: from ruins to altar

The fairytale bride: from ruins to altar

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

There is still a touch of fairytale to the marriage of earthquake survivor Emma Greenslade and her husband, Chris.

Self support notes for our Earthquake anniversary period.

Self support notes for our Earthquake anniversary period.

Monday, 18 February 2013 10:20 p.m. by PRNews Recommended Popular

The Anniversary

Southern Response - update on temporary accommodation issues

Southern Response - update on temporary accommodation issues

Monday, 18 February 2013 9:51 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Day 725 - roof painted

Day 725 - roof painted

Monday, 18 February 2013 9:22 p.m. by addingtonaction

An uninsured house in Aylmer St got its first touch of roof paint today to help seal roof leaks. The roof is made of zinc-alum which appears to be very brittle and has torn in the quakes. The nail holes have enlarged letting in water when it rains or snows. Many tubes of roofing sealant donated by Dulux were used.

Vacant land red-zoners fear penury

Vacant land red-zoners fear penury

Monday, 18 February 2013 9:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Some earthquake-hit Christchurch residents face bankruptcy if they accept a Government payout offer for their land, a group petitioning Parliament says.

Vacant land red-zoners fear bankruptcy

Vacant land red-zoners fear bankruptcy

Monday, 18 February 2013 9:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Some earthquake-hit Christchurch residents face bankruptcy if they accept a Government payout offer for their land, a group petitioning Parliament says.

Tears of happiness after school decision

Tears of happiness after school decision

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:16 p.m. by Media3News

There were tears of happiness at Yaldhurst School today, after they found out they are one of the 12 schools saved from closure.

Principal stunned after Ministry decision

Principal 'stunned' after Ministry decision

Monday, 18 February 2013 2:39 p.m. by Media3News

The principal of Burnside Primary is “stunned” with a Ministry decision to keep the school open.

Christchurch businesses need to team up to maximise their rebuild opportunity

Christchurch businesses need to team up to maximise their rebuild opportunity

Monday, 18 February 2013 2:00 p.m. by collaboratecanty Popular

The Canterbury rebuild is set to gain greater momentum this year and a new initiative will help businesses across New Zealand make the most of the opportunity.

Minister announces interim decisions for 31 schools in greater Christchurch

Minister announces interim decisions for 31 schools in greater Christchurch

Monday, 18 February 2013 12:04 p.m. by GovtMOE Featured Popular

Building the best schooling network in the country

Ministry of Education - Shaping Education [Live Stream]

Ministry of Education - Shaping Education [Live Stream]

Monday, 18 February 2013 9:00 a.m. by GovtMOE Featured Popular

The Minister Hekia Parata's announcement on Interim Decisions will be broadcast here at 12pm, 18 Feb 2013

Developer to fight $1m loss in court

Developer to fight $1m loss in court

Monday, 18 February 2013 7:52 a.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch red-zoner facing a million-dollar loss from a Crown compensation deal for his condemned land will fight the Government in court.

Developer to fight equity loss in court

Developer to fight equity loss in court

Monday, 18 February 2013 7:52 a.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch red-zoner facing a million-dollar equity loss from a Crown compensation deal for his condemned land will fight the Government in court.

World label making return to centre of Christchurch

World label making return to centre of Christchurch

Monday, 18 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Chch, how has your life changed?

Chch, how has your life changed?

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

You'd have a tough job finding someone in Christchurch whose life hasn't changed since the earthquakes.

Private sites considered for quake memorial

Private sites considered for quake memorial

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The Government is considering taking land to build Christchurch's earthquake memorial but is staying tight-lipped on where it will go.

What do I miss: Friday nights

What do I miss: Friday nights

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

What I miss the most.

How has your life changed?

How has your life changed?

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

You'd have a tough job finding someone in Christchurch whose life hasn't changed since the earthquakes.

Have you moved since the quakes?

Have you moved since the quakes?

Monday, 18 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Everyone reacted to the earthquakes differently.

Concrete Pad Foundation Repair Strategy

Concrete Pad Foundation Repair Strategy

Monday, 18 February 2013 12:12 a.m. by IAGinsurance Featured Popular

 

Developer to fight equity loss in court

Developer to fight equity loss in court

Sunday, 17 February 2013 10:12 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch red-zoner facing a million-dollar equity loss from a Crown compensation deal for his condemned land will fight the Government in court.

Developer to fight $1m loss in court

Developer to fight $1m loss in court

Sunday, 17 February 2013 10:12 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch red-zoner facing a million-dollar loss from a Crown compensation deal for his condemned land will fight the Government in court.

Funds help fight quake kids stress

Funds help fight quake kids' stress

Sunday, 17 February 2013 9:42 p.m. by MediaStuff

A $9.3 million Red Cross grant will help Canterbury children to laugh again, Parkview School principal Les Gray says.

The EQC Reinsurance Rip-off

The EQC Reinsurance Rip-off

Sunday, 17 February 2013 5:06 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Neighbours Day events in March

Neighbours Day events in March

Saturday, 16 February 2013 10:22 p.m. by stalbanscommunity




More on the new “sum assured” house insurance policies

More on the new “sum assured” house insurance policies

Saturday, 16 February 2013 8:20 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Man stabbed outside Flockton Street party

Man stabbed outside Flockton Street party

Saturday, 16 February 2013 4:54 p.m. by stalbanscommunity Popular

 

Census campaign gears up

Census campaign gears up

Saturday, 16 February 2013 4:18 p.m. by Media3News

In the next few weeks 6.4 million forms will be delivered to households around New Zealand.

Artbox set to go live

Artbox set to go live

Saturday, 16 February 2013 12:28 p.m. by ArtBox

ArtBox has been a hive of activity this week 

How one screw can level a home

How one screw can level a home

Saturday, 16 February 2013 11:43 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

House foundations poured on top of the ground that can be re- levelled with the turn of a screw are the newest earthquake fix to appear in Christchurch.

Why a change in tack is well timed

Why a change in tack is well timed

Saturday, 16 February 2013 7:58 a.m. by MediaThePress

We now live in a city of rebuild, not recovery.

Ann Bowers: Whats the price of pain?

Ann Bowers: What's the price of pain?

Saturday, 16 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald

It's not normal to feel your pelvis break. It's not normal to be crushed smaller, smaller, smaller, until you can shrink no smaller. It's not normal to feel kilo after kilo, tonne after tonne land on your left hip and to wonder when...

Rehua Marae plans kitchen upgrade

Rehua Marae plans kitchen upgrade

Saturday, 16 February 2013 12:13 a.m. by stalbanscommunity

Rehua Marae in Springfield Road plans to upgrade its kitchen and has applied to the Christchurch City Council for assistance to do so. The Marae Trust is applying to the Shirley Papanui Community Board and the Fendalton Wigram Community Board …

Edgeware/Barbadoes parking changes likely

Edgeware/Barbadoes parking changes likely

Saturday, 16 February 2013 12:01 a.m. by stalbanscommunity

City Council staff have made a number of recommendations for changes to parking around the shops at the intersection of Barbadoes Street and Edgeware Road. These include 10 minute parks, which can also be used as loading bays for delivery …

Herb garden at transitional St Albans Centre

Herb garden at transitional St Albans Centre

Friday, 15 February 2013 11:44 p.m. by stalbanscommunity



Neighbourhood Trust plans to purchase shops

Neighbourhood Trust plans to purchase shops

Friday, 15 February 2013 11:40 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

The St Albans Neighbourhood Trust, based at the St Albans Baptist Church, plans to purchase two shops for its community outreach programme and has applied to the Shirley Papanui Community Board for assistance to do so. It has applied to …

Proposal for indoor sports facility Westminster Park

Proposal for indoor sports facility Westminster Park

Friday, 15 February 2013 11:30 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

The Shirley Papanui Community Board has indicated its support in principle for an indoor sports facility for Wesminster Park and has granted $5520 to employ a planner to assist with the consent process. This follows a deputation from Westminster Sports …

Strengthen them or knock them down

Strengthen them or knock them down

Friday, 15 February 2013 11:18 p.m. by MediaStuff

Government proposals to force owners of earthquake-prone buildings to strengthen them or knock them down are backed by the Christchurch City Council.

Council backs assessment plans

Council backs assessment plans

Friday, 15 February 2013 11:18 p.m. by MediaStuff

Government proposals to force owners of earthquake-prone buildings to strengthen them or knock them down are backed by the Christchurch City Council.

Quake home claims are 52% settled

Quake home claims are 52% settled

Friday, 15 February 2013 10:39 p.m. by MediaStuff

New Zealand's biggest insurer says about 52 per cent of its Canterbury earthquake residential claims are settled or in progress, with priority now being given to "vulnerable" customers for repairs and rebuilds.

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