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Labour Party Earthquake Court

Labour Party Earthquake Court

Thursday, 12 June 2014 2:58 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

Music centre to kick off arts precinct

Music centre to kick off arts precinct

Thursday, 12 June 2014 2:20 p.m. by MediaThePress

Construction of Christchurch's music centre will start before the end of the year, the Government has announced.

Performing Arts Precinct off to an exciting start

Performing Arts Precinct off to an exciting start

Thursday, 12 June 2014 1:33 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Govt may raise rebuild contribution to $20b

Govt may raise rebuild contribution to $20b

Thursday, 12 June 2014 12:57 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Government's contribution to the rebuild of Christchurch was likely to end up as high as $20 billion, Prime Minister John Key says.

Music centre another piece of Christchurch arts puzzle

Music centre another piece of Christchurch arts puzzle

Thursday, 12 June 2014 12:52 p.m. by Media3News

A $12.5 million music centre will be built alongside Christchurch's Isaac Theatre Royal.

Kiwi hairdresser on charity world tour

Kiwi hairdresser on charity world tour

Thursday, 12 June 2014 11:38 a.m. by Media3News

A Kiwi hairdresser is in Brazil cutting hair at the FIFA World Cup.

Megan Woods: Transport Plans

Megan Woods: Transport Plans

Thursday, 12 June 2014 11:23 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Labour's  Megan Woods talks to newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the delay in the Transport plan.

John Cowan: Raising kids

John Cowan: Raising kids

Thursday, 12 June 2014 11:17 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

John Cowan from The Parenting Place talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest news of younger people getting in trouble. 

Christchurch residents urged not to burn waste

Christchurch residents urged not to burn waste

Thursday, 12 June 2014 8:20 a.m. by Media3News

If you burn demolition waste from the Christchurch rebuild, people will get sick.

CRASH: Northern Motorway 7.12am

CRASH: Northern Motorway 7.12am

Thursday, 12 June 2014 7:14 a.m. by Transport4chch

  There has been an accident on the Northern motorway this morning. Road users are advised that traffic is queued back to Pine Acres and is expected to increase. The crash site is expected to be cleared within 30 minutes …

Labour blaming Government over Christchurch delays

Labour blaming Government over Christchurch delays

Thursday, 12 June 2014 4:54 a.m. by Media3News

Labour is blaming the Government for delays in the implementation of Christchurch's post-quake transport plan.

Flooding Update

Flooding Update

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 11:20 p.m. by MediaCTV

Ferrymead Bridge

Ferrymead Bridge

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 11:15 p.m. by MediaCTV

Save Centennial

Save Centennial

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 11:14 p.m. by MediaCTV

Key tipped to deliver on arts precinct

Key tipped to deliver on arts precinct

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 10:44 p.m. by MediaThePress

Prime Minister John Key is expected to announce positive news about the future of Christchurch's performing arts precinct during a visit to the city today.

Keeping Christchurch Moving 11th June 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 11th June 2014

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 9:43 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Wednesday 11 June

CTV News Wednesday 11 June

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 8:55 p.m. by MediaCTV

Ferrymead Bridge construction reaches major milestone

Ferrymead Bridge construction reaches major milestone

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 5:30 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The construction of the replacement Ferrymead Bridge reaches a major milestone in early June 2014 with the laying of the road deck support beams.

Under pressure minister forced to admit further delays

Under pressure minister forced to admit further delays

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 5:27 p.m. by MeganWoods

MP for Wigram

Expert shows court fake invoice theory

Expert shows court fake invoice theory

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 3:49 p.m. by MediaStuff

A police computer expert has shown a court how he believes false invoices for earthquake repair work were created by a Christchurch landlord.

Red-zone houses can be re-used

Red-zone houses can be re-used

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 2:19 p.m. by MediaThePress

Abandoned, forlorn and almost, but not quite, forgotten: The fate of hundreds of Christchurch's red-zone homes hangs in the balance.

New Brighton Project Newsletter June 2014

New Brighton Project Newsletter June 2014

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 12:36 p.m. by newbrightonproject

 

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Clayton Cosgrove: Waimak Floods

Clayton Cosgrove: Waimak Floods

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 11:11 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Labour list MP Clayton Cosgrove talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the state of the Waimakariri region after the floods over the last 24 hours

Central City Traffic – from June 16th

Central City Traffic – from June 16th

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 11:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Changes: Tuam Street between Colombo Street and Manchester Street is closed until June 21st.   Delays expected on these roads in peak times: Barbadoes Street Single lane in places between Bealey and Moorhouse Ave Durham Street North Single lane between Salisbury Street …

SH1 north of Christchurch closed NOW OPEN

SH1 north of Christchurch closed NOW OPEN

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 7:45 a.m. by Transport4chch

Latest Update from NZTA: Latest advice from NZ Transport Agency. State Highway One from Waikuku to Leithfield is now OPEN. There is still some residual flooding so caution is still required. NZ Transport Agency thanks drivers for their patience during …

SH1 north of Christchurch NOW OPEN

SH1 north of Christchurch NOW OPEN

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 7:45 a.m. by Transport4chch

Latest Update from NZTA: Latest advice from NZ Transport Agency. State Highway One from Waikuku to Leithfield is now OPEN. The highway was closed yesterday after flooding at Saltwater Creek and the Kowai River made it impassable to all vehicles, …

End Christchurchs insurance ransom

End Christchurch's insurance 'ransom'

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Three years on from the Christchurch earthquakes, we asked readers what one thing they would fix about the city now. says insurance companies need to up their game. 

Housing Crisis

Housing Crisis

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 1:12 a.m. by MediaCTV

Flockton Pumps

Flockton Pumps

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 1:09 a.m. by MediaCTV

Rangiora Flooding

Rangiora Flooding

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 1:08 a.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Tuesday 10 June

CTV News Tuesday 10 June

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 10:37 p.m. by MediaCTV

Rebuild spend in $10b blowout

Rebuild spend in $10b blowout

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 10:12 p.m. by MediaThePress

The total spend for the earthquake rebuild could grow to $50 billion, another $10b above the official estimate, says Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce boss Peter Townsend.

Centennial Pool complex coming down

Centennial Pool complex coming down

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 2:30 p.m. by MediaThePress

Demolition of the Centennial Pool complex will begin next week in order to make way for a new playground.

Centennial Pool making way for new generation family playground

Centennial Pool making way for new generation family playground

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 2:08 p.m. by GovtCCDU Popular

Contractors are setting up on site at the Centennial Pool complex in central Christchurch today in preparation for the demolition of the facility beginning next week.

Go West, Christchurch CBD

Go West, Christchurch CBD

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 2:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Labour defends Earthquake Court proposal

Labour defends Earthquake Court proposal

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 12:40 p.m. by Media3News

Labour is defending its election promise to set up an Earthquake Court in Christchurch against criticism.

Flooding closes SH1 north of Christchurch – No detour route available

Flooding closes SH1 north of Christchurch – No detour route available

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 12:05 p.m. by Transport4chch

Flooding has this morning closed State Highway 1, north of Christchurch, between Waikuku and Amberley.

Mayor Lianne Dalziel: Weekly Chat

Mayor Lianne Dalziel: Weekly Chat

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 11:10 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest issues in the city.

Burwood Road – Closure extended until 20th June

Burwood Road – Closure extended until 20th June

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 10:24 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Road users are advised that the closure on Burwood Road between #161 to #199 Burwood Road has been extended until 20th June due to weather and unfavorable ground conditions.  

Flooding closes SH1 north of Christchurch

Flooding closes SH1 north of Christchurch

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 10:07 a.m. by Transport4chch

Flooding has this morning closed State Highway 1, north of Christchurch. Motorists are being diverted at Saltwater Creek, inland along Wyllies Road, from the south, and Harleston Road, from the north. The NZ Transport Agency’s Performance Manager Pete Connors says …

Tuam Street between Colombo and Manchester Street – CLOSURE

Tuam Street between Colombo and Manchester Street – CLOSURE

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 9:01 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Road users are advised that Tuam Street between Colombo Street and Manchester Street will be closed until approximately 21st June. This is due to piping work that will be undertaken on the road. Road users will be detoured via …

Body Modification

Body Modification

Monday, 9 June 2014 10:06 p.m. by MediaCTV

Labour Announcement

Labour Announcement

Monday, 9 June 2014 10:03 p.m. by MediaCTV

Rebuild to be slower and flatter, survey finds

Rebuild to be slower and flatter, survey finds

Monday, 9 June 2014 9:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Canterbury rebuild will be "longer, slower and flatter", with the peak now a year later in 2016, according to a new confidence survey.

Lynched - Monday 9th June

Lynched - Monday 9th June

Monday, 9 June 2014 8:02 p.m. by ChrisLynch

CTV News   Monday 09 June

CTV News Monday 09 June

Monday, 9 June 2014 7:14 p.m. by MediaCTV

New Muscle Slab[TM] foundation design ideal for Christchurch TC2 & TC3

New Muscle Slab[TM] foundation design ideal for Christchurch TC2 & TC3

Monday, 9 June 2014 5:54 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Press release, Monday 9 June 2014, msHAPPEN Ltd, Christchurch, NZ: A new ready-to-build slab foundation system called Muscle Slab[TM] is now available for quake damaged homes in Christchurch. Designed and developed by consulting engineers, Bekker Engineering Design NZ, the new Muscle Slab system is ideal for TC2 and TC3 properties that are to be repaired or rebuilt.

Earthquake Court Approach Misguided

Earthquake Court Approach Misguided

Monday, 9 June 2014 5:46 p.m. by InsuranceCouncilNZ

9 June 2014

Shirley Road – one way from 9am – 2.30pm WEATHER DELAY

Shirley Road – one way from 9am – 2.30pm WEATHER DELAY

Monday, 9 June 2014 4:33 p.m. by Transport4chch

This work has been delayed due to the weather today Monday 9th June and it is unlikely to occur over the next couple of days with more rain forecast. We will update within 24 hours of deployment. Road users are …

Labour will get things moving in Canterbury

Labour will get things moving in Canterbury

Monday, 9 June 2014 4:31 p.m. by Labour

A Labour government will set up a special Earthquake Court to speed up the claims process for Cantabrians still waiting for resolution after almost four years, and immediately begin working on protecting flood-risk homes.

Woodham Rd/Gloucester St intersection – watermain blown

Woodham Rd/Gloucester St intersection – watermain blown

Monday, 9 June 2014 4:26 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there has been a water main blown at this intersection. Contractors are on site and traffic remains two-way but it will be slow through this area tonight. We advise caution and please allow extra time.

National: Labours quake court poorly considered

National: Labour's quake court poorly considered

Monday, 9 June 2014 3:41 p.m. by Media3News

National says Labour's earthquake plans only show that the party is poorly briefed and confused about how to respond to Canterbury's recovery.

A lawyers’ field day at the taxpayer’s expense

A lawyers’ field day at the taxpayer’s expense

Monday, 9 June 2014 2:03 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Landlord denies faking quake claims

Landlord denies faking quake claims

Monday, 9 June 2014 11:54 a.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch landlord is disputing allegations she created or edited documents to put in false invoices for emergency earthquake repair work on her properties.

David Cunliffe: Christchurch Repairs

David Cunliffe: Christchurch Repairs

Monday, 9 June 2014 11:15 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Labour Leader David Cunliffe talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the announcement from the party to set up a special Earthquake Court.

Christchurch City Council receives $15 million social housing insurance payment from EQC

Christchurch City Council receives $15 million social housing insurance payment from EQC

Monday, 9 June 2014 10:51 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The Christchurch City Council has received a second interim payment from EQC in relation to the Council’s social housing EQC claim.

Nearly 400 new hotel rooms for Christchurch

Nearly 400 new hotel rooms for Christchurch

Monday, 9 June 2014 10:29 a.m. by MediaThePress

Significant new hotel projects are underway which could add about 395 rooms to Christchurch's visitor accommodation in the next 18 months.

Right Turn Signal (Green Arrow) Requests

Right Turn Signal (Green Arrow) Requests

Monday, 9 June 2014 10:25 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users often query why some signalised intersections provide a right turn signal (green arrow) and others don’t. A number of factors are taken into account when considering the implementation of a right turn signal (arrow) at a signalised intersection: …